Posts Tagged double fine

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 | 0

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

Jack Black’s back: Broken Age cast includes plenty of Double Fine alumni

Double Fine have released a video that unveils the cast of Broken Age, the title formerly known as the Double Fine adventure Kickstarter.

By Tim McDonald | 3 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Broken into two: Double Fine’s Broken Age needed more money

Remember Broken Age? You know – the Double Fine adventure that was on Kickstarter, and asked for $400,000, and got $3.3 million, and – to some extent – kickstarted the games-on-Kickstarter revolution?

By Tim McDonald | 3 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Double Fine offers you a sip from their Massive Chalice

After the breakaway Kickstarter success of the adventure game that became Broken Age, Double Fine is returning to the crowd-funding well for another drink.

By Peter Parrish | 30 May 2013 | Comments Off

Nutritious Double Fine Humble Bundle goes on sale

Ok, look. The latest Humble Bundle is giving you the chance to buy Double Fine’s Psychonauts, Costume Quest and Stacking for barely any money at all.

By Peter Parrish | 7 May 2013 | Comments Off

Double Fine Adventure is called Broken Age

Following the successful Kickstarter campaign which raised over 3.3 million, Double Fine Productions has revealed the title of their new adventure game at PAX East.

By Paul Younger | 24 Mar 2013 | 1

The Cave Review

The Cave, Double Fine’s latest, isn’t a bad game. It’s also not a particularly good game.

By Tim McDonald | 28 Jan 2013 | 1

Double Fine has requested papers from the THQ bankruptcy case

With THQ’s date with destiny looming on 22 January, further information about specific interested parties is emerging from the bankruptcy case.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Double Fine’s Iron Brigade is tromping its way onto PC

Having recently purchased and played through most of the Double Fine Bundle on Steam, I couldn’t be happier about the news that alternative-reality WW tower defense(ish) title Iron Brigade will soon be joining its cousins on the PC.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #69

Join Peter and Tim for an intimate twosome, as Episode 69 gets all sexy for Valentine’s Day.

By Paul Younger | 14 Feb 2012 | 5