Indiegogo sends debt collectors after Sinclair ZX Spectrum Vega Plus campaign to try to refund backers

The saga of the Sinclair ZX Spectrum Vega Plus Indiegogo campaign is getting even messier. Indiegogo is now sending in debt collectors to try to get back some of the money that backers put into the project, via Eurogamer.

In an update posted by Indiegogo’s Trust & Safety team to the Vega Plus’ crowdfunding page, the company notes that it had contacted the Vega Plus team about providing “contact information of Sky representatives, […] refunding backers immediately upon request, as well as providing Indiegogo with a review console,” conditions which Indiegogo says that the team was unable to meet. (Sky owns intellectual property rights to the original Spectrum computers.)

As such, Indiegogo — per changes made last year — is working with…

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