He goes indie now as a reviewer, podcaster, vidcaster or whatever. On Patreon, which appears to be a sort of “salary Kickstarter”.
I think, this site, of which I only diffusely heard so far, could be just what was missing.
Take a look. He offers 0 rewards. Only 1 tier. 1$ or more. 2713 patrons pledged (altogether) $9760.13 per month, which is an awesome salary.
How great is that?
Now I need to find something to offer, which people would pay for… 😉