You may have seen this story on the Thoughts of Train2Game blog last week about the introduction of crowd source funding for indie games.

Now just days later, Expedition: TheNewWorld has become the first game to be fully funded by 8-Bit Funding. While the game has reached beyond its $700 funding goal, the project remains open for 56 more days in order to acquire the most funding possible.

Read all about it here on the Train2Game blog.

What are your thoughts on the early success of 8-Bit Funding? Will it be a long term success? Do you think you’ll turn to it in order to help you develop games?

As usual, you can leave your thoughts on the Train2Game blog or here on the Train2Game forum.