Costume Quest

XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: Oct 31, 2010 / ESRB: U

Costume Quest 2 announced

By Steve Watts, Mar 10, 2014 11:15am PDT

Double Fine has announced Costume Quest 2, another costume-themed RPG due this Halloween.


Double Fine reacquires Costume Quest and Stacking rights, retail releases coming in 2014

By Steve Watts, Nov 26, 2013 11:15am PST

Double Fine has reacquired the publishing and distribution rights for both Costume Quest and Stacking. The studio has also partnered with Nordic Games to release those two and Psychonauts as retail PC games in 2014.


Costume Quest now available on iOS App Store

By Steve Watts, Oct 10, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Costume Quest is now available on iOS for $4.99, with the "Grubbins on Ice" DLC for an additional $1.99.


Double Fine wants IP and distribution rights for Costume Quest, Stacking

By Steve Watts, May 13, 2013 5:30pm PDT

Double Fine is actively trying to get the rights for Costume Quest, Stacking, Brutal Legend, and Iron Brigade, according to CEO Tim Schafer.


Humble Double Fine Bundle launched

By Alice O'Connor, May 08, 2013 6:00am PDT

Humble Bundle yesterday launched a new pay-what-you-want package of games that's more than acceptable, more than just fine, it's Double Fine. I'll explain the amusing pun: for as much or as little as you fancy paying, you can get Double Fine Productions' lovely games Stackin...


Costume Quest now available on PC

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 15, 2011 7:00am PDT

Adorable Halloween-themed RPG Costume Quest is now available on Steam, and is the first PC game from Double Fine in over six years, since Psychonauts.


THQ half-off sale on PSN through August 1

By Jeff Mattas, Jul 26, 2011 3:30pm PDT

Sony announces that select THQ-published games and DLC will be half-off through August 1.


LIMBO, Red Dead Redemption, and Mass Effect 2 Most Nominated Games for 11th Annual GDC Awards

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 12, 2011 10:00am PST

The nominees for the 11th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards have been announced, meaning that we now get to see what games the international...


"How Bad Company 2 did not get nominated for Best Technology is beyond me."

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Costume Quest DLC 'Grubbins on Ice' Hits Xbox Live Today, PS3 Dec 21

By Garnett Lee, Dec 08, 2010 1:00pm PST

Halloween isn't the only time to play Costume Quest. A new downloadable pack for the game titled 'Grubbins on Ice' is available today on Xbox Live...


"Not as good as the base game, IMO. It's missing some of the charm in the dialogue, especially ..."

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DoubleFine Explains Lack of PC Releases

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 25, 2010 9:30am PST

When Brutal Legend and Costume Quest developer Double Fine announced its new title Stacking earlier this week, many were disappointed to see that...


""publishers simply "don't see enough financial reward" in bringing Double fun to PC gamers." ..."

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Weekend Confirmed Episode 31

By Garnett Lee, Oct 22, 2010 12:00pm PDT

Garnett, Brian, and Jeff confirm what's sure to be an awesome weekend (and week to come). The festivities kickoff in Whatcha Been' Playin? with...


"A lot of people slam trophies and achievements as meaningless and while in the macro sense they ..."

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Daily Filter: October 20, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Oct 20, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


PlayStation Store Update Adds Costume Quest

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 20, 2010 6:20am PDT

This week's refresh of Sony's PlayStation Store has arrived, bringing with it Psychonauts developer Double Fine's Halloween RPG Costume Quest along...


Tim Schafer on Indie Trailblazing, Costume Quest, and Double Fine's 'Creative Campus'

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 13, 2010 5:30pm PDT

Last Friday evening at the IndieCade 2010 awards, eleven independent games received awards for excellence in a variety of categories. Along with...


"Shame that Tim has no love for PC anymore. I'd love to see a Steam release of Brütal Legend ..."

- Kolzig73 see all 10 comments

Costume Quest Gets Price, Release Date

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 05, 2010 5:43am PDT

Double Fine head honcho Tim Schafer has revealed that the studio's Hallowe'en RPG Costume Quest will be released for download on box 360 and...


"Comic Jumper + Costume Quest and you get $10 free for spending $30 this month... not a bad deal. "

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