I've had a long-standing rule to avoid getting involved in any sort of crowdfunded activities. I didn't donate to Shadowrun or Wasteland, but I did buy and enjoy both of them (I'm plugging both of those games right now, just so you know they're good). I haven't...
Use your first few passes on a level to memorise the layout.
You'll get a higher score if you don't use bonus items.
Try not to obscure the screen when you play - that applies to both sides of the device.