Double Fine Productions News


Dropchord announced from Double Fine, Leap Motion

By Steve Watts, Mar 07, 2013 4:30pm PST

Double Fine announced its next title today, a joint effort with the Leap Motion controller to produce a rhythm score-challenge game called Dropchord.


"they look like that from having a hot girl stomp on them.. how was YOUR thursday night, nerd"

- boring gegtik see all 14 comments

Brutal Legend PC could be expanded if sales support it

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 20, 2013 12:00pm PST

One of the good things about Double Fine self-publishing the PC edition of Brutal Legend is that Tim Schafer's company can work on the heavy metal hack-o-RTS as much as they please without seeking publisher approval. On the downside, they will need approval from your America...


"well it had a fleshed-out action mechanic but then they barely do anything useful with that. I'd ..."

- thebigbeefsandwich see all 18 comments

Brutal Legend coming to PC on February 26

By Steve Watts, Feb 13, 2013 12:30pm PST

Brutal Legend is launching on PC on February 26, and discounted pre-orders are open. Pre-ordering also gets you access to the multiplayer beta and two Team Fortress 2 items.


"It's been years since I played this (PS3), but I was kinda disappointed. Wasn't terrible, but ..."

- bigimp see all 8 comments

Double Fine Adventure, The Cave coming to OUYA

By Steve Watts, Feb 07, 2013 9:15am PST

OUYA has secured games from Double Fine and the creator of Words with Friends, CEO Julie Uhrman announced at DICE.


"Can I download from Google Play on this? Maybe even run an emulator or two?"

- silent prophet see all 13 comments

Psychonauts 2 not being funded by Minecraft creator

By Steve Watts, Feb 06, 2013 7:35am PST

Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson has indicated he is not planning to fund a Psychonauts sequel, saying he doesn't have the time to research such a large investment right now.


"You know what? We usually have free refreshments on wednesday's, but not for YOU. "

- JohnnyRey see all 10 comments

Double Fine's Amnesia Fortnight prototypes collected in $30 set

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 01, 2013 4:15pm PST

If you missed Double Fine's 2012 Amnesia Fortnight, or if you want a fancy boxed edition, the developer has announced a "Special Edition" box set. Yes, it will be $30 for a collection of prototypes.


"Brazen is great, but that one also had a bit more time. It's from a previous AF and they had a ..."

- Gwyndion see all 12 comments

The Cave review: funky spelunking

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 30, 2013 1:00pm PST

We plumb the depths of The Cave, the latest adventure game from Double Fine Productions and adventure game pioneer, Ron Gilbert.


"AGREED. They need a damn follow or rally button. Its a drag managing the three protagonist."

- rtricoche see all 6 comments

Descend into The Cave on January 22

By Steve Watts, Jan 15, 2013 9:15am PST

Double Fine's "The Cave" is coming January 22 for PlayStation 3 and Wii U, and January 23 on Xbox 360 and Steam. It will cost $14.99.


"Awesome. Can't wait! I'm looking forward to 360 coop with my girlfriend. "

- brickmatt see all 4 comments

Report: Double Fine interested in THQ assets

By Steve Watts, Jan 11, 2013 7:30am PST

Double Fine has reportedly requested documents regarding THQ's franchise auction, which is set to conclude on January 22.


"haha lol, well I did like Psychonauts . Can I plead not guilty now?"

- scary_monster see all 50 comments

The Cave pre-orders offer Team Fortress 2 items

By Steve Watts, Jan 10, 2013 7:00am PST

The Cave pre-orders on Steam include a set of items to be worn around in Team Fortress 2.


"Couldn't they have done something cool instead of some stupid shit like this?"

- capt tripps see all 5 comments

Double Fine's Kinect Party to be free at launch

By Steve Watts, Dec 11, 2012 1:45pm PST

Kinect Party, the sequel to Double Fine Happy Action Theater, is coming next week. If you get it before December 31, it's free.


"Wow. I was fully ready to play whatever they were going to charge for this game because Happy ..."

- Gwyndion see all 8 comments

The Cave trailer: a monk, a hillbilly, and a scientist walk into a cave...

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 03, 2012 7:30am PST

Ron Gilbert's sending a curious selection of characters down into The Cave, including a hillbilly, scientist, and creepy orphans. When you're the creator of Monkey Island, people let you run with ideas. A new trailer shows off a few of those eclectic explorers and their moti...


"How long does that go for? I think I heard it was for 2 years?"

- Mecha Tofu Pirate see all 15 comments

Double Fine's 'Amnesia Fortnight' games chosen

By Steve Watts, Nov 26, 2012 7:45am PST

Double Fine's "Amnesia Fortnight" has gone up for a public vote, and four prototypes have been chosen to be put through the wringer over the next two weeks.


"And I'll buy whatever the hell they end up turning into a game anyway so fuck me, right?"

- tw3kr see all 9 comments

Double Fine Amnesia Weekend bundle adds bonus prototype

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 22, 2012 9:45am PST

Do you fancy playing the prototype of a four-player co-op mythological kill 'em up in development at Double Fine? If you do, and you probably do, you can get it by opening your wallet for the studio's latest Amnesia Fortnight experiment, which has turned its regular prototyp...


Double Fine's latest Amnesia Fortnight opened to public vote

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 20, 2012 6:00am PST

Recent Double Fine Productions fruits including Costume Quest and Stacking were borne of the studio's 'Amnesia Fortnights,' where everyone sets aside their regular work to prototype wacky new ideas. Now Double Fine is opening that process up to the public, letting us slap do...


"White Birch, Space Base, Autonomous and Black Lake (Those are my favorites so far)"

- Gwyndion see all 3 comments