ArtCraft Entertainment’s dreamy entry into the world of Kickstarter continues as Crowfall smashes its way into the record books, becoming one of the top 20 video games funded on Kickstarter. The highly anticipated MMO increased its arsenal further this week as the campaign amassed more than $1.3 million in funding from 12,500 backers, and still have over a week left to go.

Further bolstering the games impressive efforts was the acquisition of Valerie Massey, a former executive with CCP Games at the hugely popular EVE Online.

“Kickstarter remains the unchallenged leader when it comes to crowdfunding for games. Crowfall’s success confirms that the right team, with the right vision, can still incite passion and gain significant momentum.”

“Our vision is to create a game that feels like a blend between EVE Online and Game of Thrones. Valerie’s experience with EVE Online makes her the perfect person to help us build this community. Her experience and our game are a perfect fit.”Co-founder and Creative Director J. Todd Coleman

Source: KickStarter