But from the beginning, Braff has talked about how he and his team were inspired to take Wish I Was Here to Kickstarter by the astonishing success of the Veronica Mars campaign. The key difference is that Veronica Mars took care of its backers on the quick. I got my Mars T-shirt months ago, and while I’m sure it was a pain in the ass for them to take care of those rewards, they understood the value of getting to it sooner rather than later. And not complaining about it.
…Late delivery of rewards is a tiny thing, and probably not deserving of the kind of intense scrutiny it’s getting. But it’s something to attach to in what seemed, and is exceedingly proving to be, a case of Hollywood people getting over on their devoted public.