Brutal Legend

XB360, PS3, PC / Action / Release: Oct 13, 2009 / ESRB: M

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...


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...


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.


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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Interactive Achievement Award Winners Announced; Uncharted 2 Snags Ten

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 19, 2010 12:20pm PST

The Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences (AIAS) announced the winners for the 13th annual Interactive Achievement Awards yesterday. Developer...


"That list is bollocks. What I want to know is how Fifa 2010 won and its not even out yet? I ..."

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Brutal Legend 'Hammer of Infinite Fate' DLC Announced, Brings Giant Stone Schafer and Razputin

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 09, 2009 5:32am PST

Brutal Legend developer Double Fine has announced a second downloadable content pack for its heavy metal action adventure, rockingly titled 'Hammer...


"I don't know what you're all complaining about. Just bring it out on PC already! =["

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Brutal Legend DLC Video Complete with Tim Schafer Commentary

By Garnett Lee, Nov 02, 2009 4:32pm PST

When we covered the announcement of the first planned DLC for Brutal Legend developer Double Fine's president Tim Schafer said that he needed more maps to feed his nightly gaming ha


"does that asian guy that's playing have the same name as the cat thing from ff7?"

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Brutal Legend DLC Map Pack Coming Next Month

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 27, 2009 7:24am PDT

Brutal Legend publisher EA has announced 'Tears of the Hextadon,' a downloadable content pack for the heavy metal action adventure containing two...


"I was at the gameshop buying Borderlands and asked the fellow nerd behind the counter how Brutal ..."

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Rock Band DLC: Brutal Legend Pack, L7, Joe Satriani

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 09, 2009 7:45am PDT

A face-rocking triple-pack from the Brutal Legend soundtrack is headlining next week's batch of Rock Band downloadable content to celebrate the...


"This would've been a nice bonus for those that purchase Brutal Legend, but I know EA is in the ..."

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New Brutal Legend Videos See Jack Black Talk Shrinkage, Erections and Roadie Lifestyle

By Chris Faylor, Oct 07, 2009 1:55pm PDT

In celebration of Rocktober's commencement, Electronic Arts has passed along a wealth of new pictures and videos related to Double Fine's upcoming...


"Jack Black is not very funny doing improv from the looks of this video."

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Brutal Legend Trailer Offers Multiplayer Tutorial

By Nick Breckon, Oct 01, 2009 4:20pm PDT

Everyone's looking forward to the Tim Schafer-written singleplayer portion of Brutal Legend, but we were caught off guard by the surprisingly deep multiplayer component when we played it in


"WHY NO PC? Aaargh! I refuse to surbscribe to xlive gold only to play this on my xbox. That ..."

- henrikb see all 16 comments

PlayStation Store Update: PSP Go Bonanza, Brutal Legend and Need for Speed Shift Demos

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 01, 2009 8:13am PDT

Today's release of the PSP Go sparks a monster update to the PlayStation Store as scores of publishers release gobs of games for Sony's...


"BONANZA on PSP? WOW I didn't think anybody would make a game from such an old TV show!"

- Endymion_ see all 22 comments

Brutal Legend Trailer: Download the Demo or Else

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 25, 2009 5:04am PDT

Just another Double Fine day for Tim Schafer is shattered by the arrival of a terrifying AIM ultimatum from Ormagedon, cremator of the sky and destroyer of the ancient world--the Brutal Legend demo must hit 666 million downloads or it's swine flu for the


"THIS was a demo! WOWOWOWOWOW. So fun. All of the little touches like the pop-up "tips" that are ..."

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Brutal Legend and Forza 3 Demos Hit Xbox Live

By Chris Faylor, Sep 24, 2009 8:10am PDT

Now free of the shackles that limited its availability to pre-orders, the downloadable demo of Double Fine's Brutal Legend is now available for...


"Just based on the demo, Brutal Legend should easily win every award for writing this year."

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