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Loom’s “tangled” legal rights may prevent a sequel or remaster

There were some rumblings about a modern Loom project over the past couple of days, thanks to some comments made by creator Brian Moriarty at PAX East.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Mar 2015 | 2

Grim Fandango updated to 1.3, fixes elevator glitch

The High Rollers Lounge elevator in Grim Fandango’s second year has a dark history, which apparently extended to the recent Remastered edition of the game.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Feb 2015 | Comments Off

Grim Fandango Remastered pre-orders open on GOG

For the first time in a long time, you can put some money down at a storefront for Grim Fandango.

By Tim McDonald | 13 Jan 2015 | Comments Off

Day of the Tentacle remaster coming to PC, Grim Fandango in Jan

Having to watch Sony conferences for reveals of remastered adventure games feels a bit weird, but I’m not complaining too much if it keeps happening.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Dec 2014 | 6

Spacebase DF-9 and Hack ‘n’ Slash players get other game free

If you own Double Fine’s Spacebase DF-9, you’ll get a free copy of Hack ‘n’ Slash – and the reverse also holds true, with Hack ‘n’ Slash owners getting Spacebase DF-9.

By Tim McDonald | 28 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #182

This week’s podcast sees the unveiling of the incredible IncGamers curation list, and some equally incredible inability to find things on the new store page layout.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Sep 2014 | 3

Spacebase DF-9 Early Access development halted permanently

Time for another cautionary tale from the annals of Steam Early Access, as Double Fine confirms development of Spacebase DF-9 will cease after the next update.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Sep 2014 | 1

Grim Fandango remastered features outlined in new video

In a new ‘making of’ video for the remastered edition of Grim Fandango, Double Fine gives a broader idea of what to expect from the new version.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Costume Quest 2 PAX trailer has time travel, dentists and clowns

Wren and Reynold will return this October in Double Fine’s Costume Quest 2, featuring new costumes and villainous dental foes.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Grim Fandango remaster confirmed for PC

Double Fine has put some adventure game minds at ease today, by confirming that the Grim Fandango re-issue (or remaster, or whatever it is!) is coming to PC as well.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Costume Quest 2 dressing up for Halloween 2014

Double Fine is teaming up with Midnight City (Majesco’s indie label) to release Costume Quest 2 in time for Halloween 2014.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Bad Golf reborn as Double Fine community project

If you’ve been keeping up with Double Fine’s Amnesia Fortnight prototypes, you’ll know they’ve been whittled down to four at this point; Dear Leader, Mnemonic, Steed and Little Pink Best Bud’s (Pendleton Ward’s project.) There’s a distinct lack of Bad Golf 2 in that list, because that pitch was too visionary or something.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

Amnesia Fortnight 2014 first round finalists revealed by Double Fine

The people have spoken! Or silently ticked boxes on a website, or something.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

Double Fine’s Amnesia Fortnight kicks off with bonus Pendleton Ward

Those lovely chaps and chapesses over at Double Fine have launched another Amnesia Fortnight, in conjunction with the Humble Bundle.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

Broken Age now released to the general public

Bit of a public service announcement rather than HOT NEWS, but I thought I’d better let you know that Broken Age – Double Fine’s utterly superb adventure that racked up about seventy gajillion dollars on Kickstarter – is now available to more than just the backers.

By Tim McDonald | 28 Jan 2014 | 1

Broken Age: Act One Review

There is one thing that Double Fine do better than pretty much anyone else in the games industry, and that’s write children and adolescents.

By Tim McDonald | 16 Jan 2014 | Comments Off

Elijah Wood is voicing Shay in Broken Age

Double Fine’s Tim Schafer showed up at VGX to be snarked at by Joel McHale (I guess,) and also to say that Elijah Wood will be voicing the character of Shay in Broken Age.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Dec 2013 | 3

Double Fine reacquires Stacking and Costume Quest rights

Double Fine and Nordic Games have announced that the former has reacquired the publishing and distribution rights to both Costume Quest and Stacking, and that the pair have partnered up for retail releases of both games – and Psychonauts – in 2014.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Nov 2013 | Comments Off