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Announcing The Fig Finishing Fund

A new way to support developers with final polish, localization, marketing and fees for platforms like Steam Direct At Fig, we’re continually looking for opportunities to remove the barriers to entry for developers to unleash their creativity through games. That’s why we’re psyched to announce the Fig Finishing Funds! As of today, and through the end of the year, Fig is committing up to $500,000 to help developers overcome two hurdles in crossing the finish line to a successful game launch … [Read more...] about Announcing The Fig Finishing Fund

Thank You for an Incredible Year!

Thanks to you and thousands of other game fans throughout the world, we were able to cap off a truly amazing 2016. Fig.co hosted four of the top 10 biggest crowdfunded video games of 2016. Those four titles accounted for nearly two-thirds of the total amount of the year’s top 10 crowdfunded games. Our community propelled Fig.co’s campaign success rate into a lofty 78%. That’s over four times the normal success rate for video game campaigns according to ICO Partners and two times the success … [Read more...] about Thank You for an Incredible Year!

We’re SEC Qualified: Let the Games Begin!

I am excited to share with you that Fig Publishing Inc. has just been qualified by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to sell Fig Game Shares—PSY2 for Psychonauts 2.   What does being qualified mean? Two things. First, it means that nonaccredited fans who reserved equity shares related to Double Fine’s Psychonauts 2 will now be able to complete their purchase of Fig Game Shares—PSY2. (We’ll reach out to those of you who placed reservations next week with … [Read more...] about We’re SEC Qualified: Let the Games Begin!

Fig’s Transfer Agent and Updated SEC Filing

We’ve been busy over the last few months putting a bunch of key components in place for our journey of bringing the first video game investment opportunities for non-accredited investors, aka, fans like you. So here’s the scoop. First, Fig is partnering with FundAmerica, a leading crowdfunding technology company, to provide back-end services for our online platform Fig.co. In addition, Fig has also engaged FundAmerica, through its FundAmerica Stock Transfer, LLC, as its SEC-registered … [Read more...] about Fig’s Transfer Agent and Updated SEC Filing

How Investing in Game Shares™ through Fig works

I thought it would be helpful to show how Game Shares pay dividends based on the potential success of a game. There are two phases: the fundraising phase and the future game sales phase. It all starts at the Fig.co website. We made a nice flow chart so you can see how it works, and it’s all explained below. The Fundraising Phase You can back a project in two ways: making pledges and investing in Game Shares™. Pledges The first is by making a pledge. This is just like rewards-based … [Read more...] about How Investing in Game Shares™ through Fig works