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Kickstarter Calls 2012 The “Year Of The Game” Thanks To $50M Raised, Up From $48,190 In 2009

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http://techcrunch.com – I’ve backed a few things on Kickstarter in the past year, and I’m apparently not the only one. Today, the company shared some numbers as to what types of things are getting the most funding on the platform. Somehow I’m not surprised that it’s games. From an actual, physical console to iOS games, you can find it on Kickstarter to back. It hasn’t always been that way though, says Kickstarter. Games jumped from the 8th position to the 1st one in just the past year. Here’s the full category breakdown for 2012: 1. Games — $50 million 2. Film — $42 million 3. (IT news)