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  • Blog Post: Grim Fandango A PlayStation Console Exclusive

    Sony announced that an HD remake of Tim Schafer's classic adventure game Grim Fandango would be coming to PlayStation 4 and Vita during its E3 stage presentation . Today, we learned that the game will be a PlayStation console exclusive. Gio Corsi, head of Sony's Third Party Production tweeted... More
  • Blog Post: Broken Age For iPad Sets Itself Apart

    The first act of Broken Age is now out for the iPad for $9.99, and developer Double Fine says it's not just a port. The trailer below goes through what makes the iPad version so special, including its crisp graphics. Double Fine isn't talking about when Act 2 will come out, but the studio says... More
  • Blog Post: Grim Fandango Getting Remastered For PS4 And Vita [Trailer Added]

    Tim Schafer's classic point-and-click adventure Grim Fandango is coming to PlayStation 4 and Vita. Through an arrangement with Disney, the title will be remastered and brought back from the dead. The 1998 title is frequently requested for the HD update treatment by fans, and we suspect there are... More
  • Blog Post: Tim Schafer Narrates Grim Fandango Playthrough

    Formerly only available to backers of the Kickstarter Adventure, Double Fine recently released a video with Tim Schafer playing and narrating Grim Fandango. In the hour-long video, which you can see below, Schafer talks about why the game opted for Resident Evil-style tank controls, and how he and the... More
  • Blog Post: Tim Schafer Narrates Full Throttle, Shares How Mtv Almost Turned It Into Animated Show

    Formerly only available to backers of the Kickstarter Adventure, Double Fine recently released a video with Tim Schafer playing and narrating Full Throttle to all. In the hour-long video, which you can see below, Schafer talks about the difficulties related to developing the game, and talks briefly about... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine's Hack 'N' Slash Available On Steam Early Access

    Double Fine's ambitious action/puzzle title Hack 'N' Slash is now up on Steam Early Access, meaning you can play an early version of the game and give valuable feedback. Hack 'N' Slash lets you change the game's actual code to solve puzzles and defeat enemies. For the Early Access... More
  • Blog Post: Last Life Kickstarter Gets Double Fine Stamp Of Approval

    Kickstarter is full of various video game projects seeking funding, but few of them get the endorsement of Tim Schafer himself. That lucky game would be Last Life , and is among the first to be part of the "Double Fine Presents" program. Why the game caught the eye of Schafer and Double Fine's... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine Lending A Publishing Helping Hand So Other Indies Can ‘Stay Indie’

    Today’s release of Escape Goat 2 on PC is important to developer MagicalTimeBean, but what you may not know is that Double Fine is part of the celebration. The studio known for Psychonauts and Broken Age is lending a helping hand by helping other indie developers publish their titles. We spoke... More
  • Blog Post: Costume Quest 2 Announced

    Double Fine’s Amnesia Fortnight, a two-week period each year during which employees drop what they are doing to prototype new games, has born a number of exciting projects. Some of those titles, like Stacking, even go on to become full games. It’s rare that Double Fine revisits a series,... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine Funds Broken Age Part 2 With Sales Of First Installment

    After delays and funding concerns, Double Fine has revealed that the second half of Broken Age is funded. The good news comes in part thanks to the studio’s shift to an episodic model mid-development. Speaking with GamesIndustry International , studio head Tim Schafer wouldn’t talk specific... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine Streaming Amnesia Fortnight Development

    Double Fine has announced that its two-week break from core projects, affectionately known as “ Amnesia Fortnight ,” is in full swing. The studio is live-streaming the development of four different small games. The four titles were selected from a number of pitches to studio head Tim Schafer... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine Starts Amnesia Fortnight 2014 Via Humble Bundle

    Double Fine has started Amnesia Fortnight 2014 via Humble Bundle, allowing you to not only vote on ideas for game projects by staff members at the studio, but also to give charity as well. Amnesia Fortnight is a game jam where members of the studio pitch their ideas internally with the winners going... More
  • Blog Post: Broken Age Arrives Tomorrow For Backers, Skipping Early Access

    Double Fine’s Broken Age will arrive for backers tomorrow , and the studio has revealed that the game will be skipping Steam Early Access. The developer says that part one of the Kickstarter-funded title will be ready for a traditional release when it’s made available for purchase. The public... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine's Broken Age Part 1 Arrives For Backers Next Week

    Double Fine's longer in development than we expected it to be, Kickstarted point and click adventure game Broken Age, will see the release of its first part to backers next week. According to a tweet from Tim Schafer, and a confirmation offered to Joystiq by Double Fine, the first part of Broken... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine Announces New Game Hack 'n' Slash

    One of the game prototypes made during Double Fine's annual Amnesia Fortnight game jam is going to see formal release, the action/puzzle title Hack 'n' Slash. Hack 'n' Slash was one of 23 Amnesia Fortnight prototypes that the public was allowed to vote on , and received the most votes... More
  • Blog Post: Elijah Wood Takes A Starring Role In Broken Age

    Tim Schafer was on hand at VGX to show a new trailer and announce Elijah Wood playing the role of Shay in Broken Age. Schafer also showed the game's first direct-feed gameplay. Gameplay from the young girl's section of the game was shown where Jack Black's character, Harmony Lightbeard ,... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine Reacquires Distribution Rights For Costume Quest And Stacking

    Earlier this year, we chatted with Double Fine founder Tim Schafer. During our conversation, he mentioned that he’d like to bring the distribution rights for the studio’s titles back home following the collapse of THQ. In an announcement today, Nordic Games (the new owner of those rights... More
  • Blog Post: Tim "The Raccoon King" Schafer Never Actively Tried to Sabotage The Development Of Star Wars: Shadows Of The Empire

    Tim Schafer, seen above actively trying to sabotage a GI Spy photo of senior associate editor Tim Turi and Double Fine producer Greg Rice. While writing a story this morning about some of the changes to the upcoming Star Wars Episode VII movie , I learned that Double Fine's Tim Schafer served a surprising... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine Announces Day Of The Dev Festival

    Looking to get your hands on Double Fine's upcoming adventure game Broken Age and hang out with other independent developers from studios like Super Giant, Gaijin, and Honeyslug? Then you should check out the studio's upcoming fan event this November. Double Fine is teaming up with Iam8bit, for... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine's Costume Quest Out On iOS Now Just In Time For Halloween

    Double Fine's Costume Quest was originally conceived during Double Fine's original Amnesia Fortnight . The company event is a two-week period during which everyone on staff stops what they are doing, breaks into teams and creates a game concept. Now, you can play the charming RPG adventure on... More
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