Fired Up

Tickle King: The Hunt For The Truth In Competitive Tickling

A project in Auckland, NZ by David Farrier and The Tickle Friends
000days 
:
00hours 
:
00minutes 

Funding Successful

A simple query about the quirky 'sport' of Competitive Tickling led journalist David Farrier on a very strange journey.
Backers: 675
Average Pledge Per Backer: $44

Funded: $29,570 of $25,000
Dates: May 15th -> Jun 6th (22 days)
Project By: David Farrier and The Tickle Friends
Tags:
filmfilmdocumentaryindieindielgbtlgbttelevisiontelevisiondrm-free +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
SubmitCancel
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Ok
Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.

Ok

$29,570

current pledge level
Last Updated: June 6 @ 02:01 -0400 GMT

118%

of goal
funding period ended

$0

trending toward
Trends are not projections. Read More >>

0%

of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs
Copy HTML

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

Almost There

June 5th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

It's On!

June 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Team, backers, friends! Thanks so much for getting us to our goal. From the bottom of our hearts, thank you. It's been a stressful final week with both David D'Amato and Jane O'Brien media filing (co-incidence?!) bogus copyright claims in an attempt... (Read More)

The Home Stretch

June 1st - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

D'Amato and the law

May 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey All,  A quick update on a few legal matters. David D'Amato has a strong affection for the law (at least when he feels he's using it in his favour) and that's starting to show itself now in our efforts to tell this story. His father was a lawyer,... (Read More)

A little legal action!

May 28th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Premiere Screening Update

May 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey All,  A few people have suggested that we should have made invites to our Premiere Screening a little more widely available - they are absolutely right! At this point we can't edit the rewards (although we've created a new version of the 'Thanks... (Read More)

11 Days To Go...

May 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey All,  Thanks again for the support so far! We're about half way through our funding period now and about 60% of the way toward our goal. The momentum has slowed, but we're still confident that we're on track... But please keep spreading the... (Read More)

Two weeks to go!

May 21st - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Half Way!

May 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey All,  Thanks for all your support so far - we've just passed that half way point to our target! But there's still 17 days to go and we really need to keep up the momentum! If you know anyone you think would be interested please share the details... (Read More)

A great start - thanks all!

May 18th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Fry tickled by Kiwi journo's doco quest

May 18th - via: gaynz.com
Stephen Fry has publicly backed a Kickstarter project led by Kiwi journalist David Farrier, who wants to make a documentary after his bizarre brush with the world of competitive tickling. (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!
Performing maintenance. Some data may be briefly unavailable but is being collected and will be applied shortly.