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Costume Quest 2 video demonstrates pre-order costumes

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 02, 2014 10:00am PDT

Double Fine is promising classic costumes for anyone that pre-orders Costume Quest 2. If that isn't enough, perhaps a demonstration is in order.


"Sounds like you have a quick playthrough of the original on Steam in your future! That solves ..."

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Costume Quest 2 preview: a sweet escape

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 12, 2014 9:00am PDT

Double Fine's sequel to the 2010 original is looking even sweeter than before.


"Same here. Cannot wait to play this. Going to go play through the first one next week sometime, ..."

- Nerdsbeware see all 3 comments

Hack 'n' Slash now available on Steam

By Robert Workman, Sep 09, 2014 12:45pm PDT

Double Fine bumps up the release date for its new puzzle-solving action game by a day, and you can snag it now for $20.


Hack 'n' Slash bursts out of Steam Early Access on September 9

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 05, 2014 11:45am PDT

Double Fine is ready to take its hack-based adventure out of Early Access with some new content this Tuesday.


Costume Quest 2 Steam pre-orders include four original costumes

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 29, 2014 10:15am PDT

Steam pre-orders for Costume Quest 2 will open this weekend and will include four costumes from the original game. There will also be a bundle that includes the first game and its DLC for only $5 more.


"oh nice! it's almost the time of the year to start playing Costume Quest again!"

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Gang Beasts is Double Fine's next indie partnership

By Steve Watts, Aug 18, 2014 2:40pm PDT

The playful retro brawler Gang Beasts is the next member of the Double Fine Presents line-up, and will be playable later this month at PAX or on Steam Early Access.


"Wow, I wasn't planning on watching the video, but you weren't kidding. I dare anyone to find a ..."

- Sephiras see all 15 comments

Mountain peaks on App Store charts, PC and Android versions possible

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 07, 2014 3:30pm PDT

Filmmaker David O'Reilly has found some success with his latest game, the mountain simulator simply called Mountain. The iOS mountain-creator has rocketed near the top of the App Store charts and has the creator mulling over PC and Android releases.


"Yes, weird news post. The website even says it's already on PC. Here's hoping for that ..."

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Double Fine's Hack 'n' Slash coming soon to Steam Early Access

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 10, 2014 4:30pm PDT

Double Fine's cheatfest, Hack 'n' Slash, is targeting Steam Early Access and will hack its way there in just a couple of weeks.


Broken Age sales secure funding for Act 2 development

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 21, 2014 4:00pm PST

Double Fine's decision to release Broken Age in two halves is paying off, as Tim Schafer says that sales from the game's season pass has ensured funding for the remainder of the story.


"I thought it was so they didn't have to deal with another company owning their IP again. "

- dantastic see all 27 comments

Broken Age Season Pass announced, begins January 28

By Steve Watts, Jan 14, 2014 9:30am PST

Double Fine has decided to reverse its plans to release a part of Broken Age as Early Access, instead using a traditional Steam release model with a Season Pass to buy both parts.


"Same here, though luckily I still had access to the old email account"

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Broken Age arrives on January 14 for Kickstarter backers

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 10, 2014 3:45pm PST

If you contributed to Double Fine's Kickstarter for Broken Age, congratulations! You'll be able to play the first part of the studio's new adventure on Tuesday, January 14!


"Full game when it's done but so far they're only shipping the first half for testing. "

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Double Fine's Hack 'n' Slash cheats onto PC in 2014

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 10, 2013 1:45pm PST

Double Fine is taking Amnesia Fortnight prototype, Hack 'N' Slash, and turning it into a full-blown release, bringing it to PC, Mac, and Linux in 2014.


"hopefully they bring this to the new consoles. sounds like it could be fun"

- dantastic see all 7 comments

Broken Age debuts Shay, still on track for January

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2013 4:24pm PST

Double Fine's Broken Age has been given a January release window, just as Tim Schafer showed off co-main character Shay, voiced by Elijah Wood.


"Joel McHale put Tim Schafer on the spot and his reply to when the game would be released was ..."

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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.


"both good games, cool. probably wouldn't play a sequel though unless it was crazy better"

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Broken Age preview: head in the clouds

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 06, 2013 12:30pm PST

Double Fine brought Broken Age out to Los Angeles on Tuesday and Shacknews took a few minutes to go hands-on with the upcoming adventure game and check out the dialogue and inventory systems in action.