Total Nerd The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games  

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List Rules Vote up the best video games, that got their funding from a Kickstarter campaign.

Kickstarter was founded on April 28, 2009 and quickly became the #1 name in crowd-sourcing and crowd-funding. More importantly, they made crowd-sourcing an at home, easy, every knows what it is, widely accepted, way of doing business.

Naturally with an internet based business comes an internet based demographic and Kickstarter rapidly became a haven for video game junkies, and video game creators. It's insanely expensive and time consuming to make and release a video game, but if successful, it's also almost endlessly profitable.

With Kickstarter being as new as it is, most of these game are either new or still in production. This list includes games that are out, games that are coming soon, and games that just received funding but are building buzz. Vote up the best Kickstarter funded video games below - it's not just the big companies that make great games these days!

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Undertale is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games
Undertale

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Hyper Light Drifter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games
Hyper Light Drifter

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Pillars of Eternity is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games
Pillars of Eternity

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Shadowrun Returns is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games

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Wasteland 2 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games

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The Long Dark is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games
The Long Dark

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Broken Age is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games

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Elite: Dangerous is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games

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Among the Sleep is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games
Among the Sleep

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Star Citizen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games

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Dreamfall Chapters: The Longes... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games

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Homestuck is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games
Homestuck

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Planetary Annihilation is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games
Planetary Annihilation

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Distance is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games
Distance

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Stasis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games
Stasis

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Clang is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games
Clang

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Dyscourse is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games
Dyscourse

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GODUS is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Kickstarter Funded Video Games