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  • Blog Post: Majesco Struggling, "Not Developing Any Significant New Games For Release In Fiscal 2015"

    Majesco Entertainment has been publishing games for nearly 30 years, but a recent SEC filing paints a questionable future for the company. Gamasutra reports sources within the company have confirmed it is experiencing problems, and a report filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on November... More
  • Blog Post: Summer Games Done Quick Charity Speedrun Marathon Event Kicks Off

    Games Done Quick's summer speed run marathon has begun, and its all for the sake of charity. If you're unfamiliar with the event, a collection of speed runners have gathered together to play an assortment of games in a week long marathon to raise money for charity, specifically Doctors Without... 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: Double Fine's Broken Age: Part One Enters Internal Alpha

    Despite delays and extensions, Double Fine's Kickstarted Broken Age soldiers on. The first part of the game is now completely playable from beginning to end internally at Double Fine. It doesn't mean the game is ready for backer and consumer consumption yet, but it's a good sign that the... More
  • Blog Post: Final Runner2 Good Friends DLC Characters Revealed

    Runner2's upcoming Good Friends DLC will have cameos from Super Meat Boy, Machinarium , Psychonauts, and Cave Story , and now we know it will also have Portal and Spelunky cameos, as well. You can check out all the trailers for the final Good Friends character reveals, which includes a third character... More
  • Blog Post: Runner2 DLC Adds Psychonauts' Raz And Cave Story's Quote

    New trailers from developer Gaijin Games confirms the looming appearance of Psychonauts' Raz and Cave Story's Quote as playable characters. The upcoming DLC, titled "Good Friends", is aiming to add seven new characters to the game. Raz and Quote are the first to be revealed. Gaijin... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine Shoves Most Of Its Games Into A Juicer For A Charity Humble Bundle

    The latest Humble Bundle, the pay what you want for video games program that donates proceeds to charity, collects games from Double Fine, and grinds them into a delicious juice smoothie. The bundle includes PC and Mac DRM-free versions of Psychonauts, Costume Quest, and Stacking. If you pay above the... More
  • Blog Post: Age Of Wonders III Funded By Minecraft Creator

    Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson was not able to fund a sequel to Psychonauts , but he is funding Age of Wonders III. According to Eurogamer , Persson has provided enough money so that developer Triumph Studios can skip getting a publisher for their new PC game, though that does not... More
  • Blog Post: Notch Officially Backs Away From Psychonauts 2

    It was always a bit of an unlikely dream, but now Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson has officially stepped away from financing Psychonauts 2. The news comes from VentureBeat who confirmed with Double Fine's and Psychonauts' creator Tim Schafer that Persson wouldn't be funding... More
  • Blog Post: The First Episode Of Double Fine's Amnesia Fortnight Is Online

    Community voting has ended for Double Fine's Amnesia Fortnight, and five games have been selected to begin production. You can check out the list of selected games below, as well as the first episode of many planned daily episodes covering Double Fine's Amnesia Fortnight event. Hack n Slash Spacebase... More
  • Blog Post: Psychonauts Releases As A PlayStation 2 Classic On PSN Next Tuesday

    Earlier this year, Tim Schafer's Double Fine earned headlines for its record-breaking Kickstarter campaign . Today, Sony announced that the company's first game, the 2005 cult classic Psychonauts, will be releasing as a downloadable game on PSN as part of the PlayStation 2 Classics program. The... More
  • Blog Post: The Humble Indie Bundle V Is The Best Thing Since Humble Bundle IV

    From now until June 14, the Humble Indie Bundle V will be available. Humble Indie Bundle V is working with Child’s Play Charity and the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). Child’s Play distributes systems and games to sick children in hospitals and allows the kids to have them “for... More
  • Blog Post: Notch Explains Psychonauts 2 Offer, Asks Internet To Calm Down

    Ever since Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson offered to help Tim Schafer fund Psychonauts 2 via Twitter, fans of the cult classic have been giddy with anticipation at renewed prospects of this sequel. Now Notch is trying to make his point of view on the potential project clear and calm... More
  • Blog Post: [Update] You Can Help Fund Double Fine's New Point-And-Click Adventure Game

    Update: The fans have spoken. Double Fine's Kickstarter project for a new graphic-adventure game has been fully funded, raising more than $550,000 less than 24 hours after it was announced. The original goal was to raise $400,000 to fund the project. As explained on the FAQ, the additional revenue... More
  • Blog Post: UPDATE: Minecraft Creator Wants To Help Pay For Psychonauts 2

    UPDATE 2: The saga continues! Notch has sent out a few more tweets explaining what's going on. According to the Minecraft creator, he's been talking to Tim Schafer via e-mail, and it sounds like the two are planning to meet up at GDC. However, Notch cautions, "Anyway, please don't get... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine Productions Are A Class Act

    I saw this story on Twitter this morning, and I had to share it. It's a nice little story, and I think it's good to hear about things like this every once in a while. At any rate, it involves a longtime Double Fine fan, a series of surgeries, and a surprise care package delivered without any... More
  • Blog Post: Psychonauts Receives Update, Mac Version, And iOS App

    If you’re like us you probably loved Psychonauts. If you’re not like us you probably don’t sleep in an alien cocoon, but hopefully you still like Psychonauts, because Double Fine’s classic platformer is getting a new Mac version, new PC update, and new companion iOS app. Today... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine Now Has Sole Publishing Rights To Psychonauts

    Double Fine's Psychonauts is one of the most beloved cult titles of all times, and now the company is the sole owner of the publishing rights to the game. The new came through a tweet by Double Fine senior gameplay programmer Anna Kipnis , who said: "Omg Double Fine is now the sole publisher... More
  • Blog Post: Double Fine Talks Sequels They Can And Can't Make

    Are you interested in hearing what Double Fine has to say about sequels to games like Brutal Legend, Psychonauts, Grim Fandango, and more? We've got the skinny on what games the developer would love to make sequels for, and the ones they couldn't make follow ups for if they wanted to. The info... More
  • Blog Post: Tim Schafer Is Ready For Psychonauts 2

    The head of Double Fine (Brutal Legend, Costume Quest) sounds like he's pumped to return to the world of Psychonauts. In an interview with British magazine PSM3, Tim Schafer reportedly responded to a question regarding the possibility of a Psychonauts sequel by saying, "I'm ready to do it... More
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