Clang is all about historical swordfighting, as accurate to real styles and techniques as possible. Neal Stephenson is a sci-fi author with a few good books under his belt. Kickstarter is the crowd-sourced funding solution that just raised over five-hundred thousand of the human dollars to make Clang a reality. Once again, Kickstarter proves that with a good name and a good idea, it’s possible to drag funding directly from the gaming community, and that has implications for the indie scene. Rock, Paper, Shotgun has the story.