Kicktraq Shows 350% Board Game Growth On Kickstarter
08/16/2012

Kickstarter stat tracking site shows more than $7 Million in 2012 vs $1.6 Million in 2011

Online PR News – 16-August-2012 – Columbus, OH – Kicktraq.com, the Kickstarter project and stat tracking site, announced today that revenue growth for board game projects on Kickstarter is up more than 350%. Using a series of Infographics, Kicktraq shows 2012 board game revenue growing to more than $7 million. Total number of backers grew from 33,000 to 88,000 in the same period. In addition, the average amount per backer shot up from $49.73 per person to $79.62 per person.

Three board game projects, Zombicide, Ogre, and Sedition Wars each surpassed the combined total of the top 10 funding board game projects of 2011.

Kicktraq was created by Adam Clark to track Kickstarter projects. Data includes number of backers per day, amount per day, average per backer, as well as a trend report that shows the probability of final funding level. Kicktraq.com averages more than 30,000 page views a day and tracks 99% of all active Kickstarter projects.

“When I started Kicktraq.com it was to track trending data for the projects I was backing.” Says Adam Clark, Founder of Kicktraq, “I’m pleased that it has expanded and so many others have found satisfaction in using the data we provide.”

Kickstarter was started in 2009 and is on pace to fund nearly $300 million in 2012. It has come to define the growing popularity of crowdfunding.

For more information on Kicktraq visit www.kicktraq.com

About Kicktraq

Kicktraq was created by Adam Clark to track Kickstarter projects. Data includes number of backers per day, amount per day, average per backer, as well as a trend report that shows the probability of final funding level. Kicktraq.com averages more than 30,000 page views a day and tracks 99% of all active Kickstarter projects.