At this point what would stop GPD from using Kickstarter this time?
Unlike the Win they have a working prototype right now.
PGS managed to get their idea on Kickstarter so it seems there would be some way for GPD to do the same.
Kickstarter requires that you have a company registered in one of the countries it operates from . China is not one of them. Although a number of projects have circumnavigated this by using someone they know that has a US registered company - Argh, just like the Icontrolpad 2 Kickstarter which I backed regrettably. PGS did the same
Kickstarter Countries US, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the Netherlands, Denmark, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, and Luxembourg