Popular crowdfunding portal Kickstarter has revealed plans
to directly support Australian and New Zealand projects "soon" (thanks Kotaku
Although plenty of Australian creators have launched projects on site, they've had to do so by way of foreign bank accounts, in either US dollars or UK pounds -- a limitation that didn't stop the recently successful Satellite Reign
project from Brisbane developer Five Lives Studios from raising an impressive £461,333.
This new development isn't likely to spur a sudden explosion in crowdfunding for locally developed games, but it will no doubt make the process that little bit easier for Austrailan and New Zealand creators.