Most popular Kickstarter projects as of August 2018, by number of backers (in 1,000s)

Kickstarter: most-backed projects 2018 This statistic presents a ranking of the most-backed Kickstarter projects as of August 2018. At the end of 2014, Bring Back Reading Rainbow, a project with the aim of providing free access to a library of interactive books and video field trips to children, was the most-backed Kickstarter project with 105,857 backers in total. In February 2015, the card game project, Exploding Kittens was placed first with 219,382 backers.
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Number of backers in 1,000s
Exploding Kittens219.38
Fidget Cube154.93
Bring Reading Rainbow Back for Every Child, Everywhere! 105.86
The Veronica Mars Movie Project91.59
Double Fine Adventure87.14
Bears vs Babies Card Game85.58
Pebble Time78.47
Torment: Tides of Numenera74.41
Pillars of Eternity73.99
Yooka-Laylee73.21
Number of backers in 1,000s
Exploding Kittens219.38
Fidget Cube154.93
Bring Reading Rainbow Back for Every Child, Everywhere! 105.86
The Veronica Mars Movie Project91.59
Double Fine Adventure87.14
Bears vs Babies Card Game85.58
Pebble Time78.47
Torment: Tides of Numenera74.41
Pillars of Eternity73.99
Yooka-Laylee73.21
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This statistic presents a ranking of the most-backed Kickstarter projects as of August 2018. At the end of 2014, Bring Back Reading Rainbow, a project with the aim of providing free access to a library of interactive books and video field trips to children, was the most-backed Kickstarter project with 105,857 backers in total. In February 2015, the card game project, Exploding Kittens was placed first with 219,382 backers.
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Release date
August 2018
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
August 8, 2018
Supplementary notes
Every Kickstarter project must be fully funded before its time expires or no money changes hands. A project on Kickstarter is counted as successful when the funding goal has been reached within the given time limit.

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