91,585 backers pledged $5,702,153 for Rob Thomas to make a Veronica Mars feature film this summer. They got 285% of their $2 million goal.
Fastest Kickstarter project to reach $1 million.
Fastest Kickstarter project to reach $2 million.
All-time highest-funded project in FILM category.
Third highest-funded project in Kickstarter history.
Most project backers of any project in Kickstarter history.
Nice. I am happy for them, and I'm looking forward to the film. I was one of 23,227 people to pre-order a dvd and t-shirt for $50... another 22,997 people paid $35 for a digital download of it instead... 7,260 paid $100 for a blu-ray instead, and many, many more paid more for the high-end stuff beyond that... Rob and the cast have to autograph more than 5,500 posters that fans paid $200 or more to have...
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