Tim Schafer, Creator of Psychonauts, Shaves His Beard

Tim Schafer, founder and CEO of Double Fine Productions, today shaved off his beard. This event was shown live to more than 700 viewers. » 1/26/13 2:30pm 1/26/13 2:30pm

Wow, Psychonauts Just Got A Big Update, Achievements and a Mac Version

Like, totally out of nowhere, Double Fine just hit us with an update to the PC version of "excellent game" Psychonauts, adding Steam Play cloud saves, achievements and support for Mac OS X. Additionally, there's a "slightly modified Meat Circus." » 9/29/11 3:40pm 9/29/11 3:40pm

The Game Formerly Known As Trenched Will Forever Be Iron Brigade After…

Double Fine Productions excellent World War I era tower defense-style third person shooter Trenched is getting two notable updates. One, we're not going to call it Trenched anymore. Now it's Iron Brigade. And not just in Europe. Two, SURVIVAL MODE! » 9/12/11 6:20pm 9/12/11 6:20pm

Get Trenched, That World War I Tower Defense Mech Game, on June 22

The people at Double Fine Productions, of Brutal Legend, Costume Quest and Stacking fame, are releasing their next game in June. That's Trenched, remember? » 5/25/11 8:00pm 5/25/11 8:00pm

It's Not Every Day You Get To Create A Brand-New Muppet

Creating a brand-new official Muppet character is a task few people in this world have the opportunity to undertake. Double Fine Productions Scott Campbell is one of those people, and this is what his effort has wrought. » 3/31/11 1:20pm 3/31/11 1:20pm

This Is Trenched, A Game That Seems To Have Everything Going For It

How best to explain the wonderfully unusual Trenched? It's true that it's a tower defense game. It's also a third-person shooter, a deeply customizable war game with loot drops and online player progression. This is World War I-era trench warfare, only this time, the good guys have giant gas-powered mechs and the bad… » 3/09/11 9:00pm 3/09/11 9:00pm

Mechs Meet World War I In Trenched, The Next Double Fine Game

The people behind games as diverse as Brutal Legend, Costume Quest and Stacking are making a war game. A World War I game. With giant mechanized robots. Trench warfare from an alternate reality is the next downloadable game from Double Fine Productions. It's called Trenched. » 3/02/11 11:30pm 3/02/11 11:30pm

Playing With The Sesame Street Game That Makes You Feel Like A Kid

The delightful Sesame Street: Once Upon A Monster for Xbox 360's Kinect controller is easily the best Sesame Street video game I've ever played. Please, don't let the fact that it's also the only Sesame Street video game I've ever played diminish that praise. » 2/24/11 10:30pm 2/24/11 10:30pm

The Best Russian-Themed Stacking Game Since Tetris

Stacking is a game about Russian stacking dolls. Matryoshka dolls. You know, the dolls that fit within shells of shells of other dolls. » 2/08/11 10:00pm 2/08/11 10:00pm

Inside The Inside Of The Inside Of A Great Gaming Tchochke

The upcoming downloadable Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 game Stacking has something cooler than a spin-off action figure. It has a doll. A nesting doll. » 1/31/11 6:30pm 1/31/11 6:30pm

Holiday Wishes From Double Fine Have Two Games Under Wraps

Brutal Legend makers Double Fine wish you a happy holiday, with visions of Stacking and Costume Quest under the tree, plus possible hints about the next two downloadable games coming from the developer's "Amnesia Fortnight" project. Any guesses? » 12/27/10 8:00pm 12/27/10 8:00pm

Stacking, An Adventure Game Of Class Struggle, Doll Collecting & Fart…

Don't let the farting, the peeing of pants and the tossing of cookies let you think that Russian doll adventure game Stacking is just about sophomoric humor. There's depth to this downloadable game, layers to this tale of a pint-sized chimney sweep. » 12/23/10 12:00pm 12/23/10 12:00pm

Costume Quest Goes On Extended Holiday With 'Grubbins On Ice'

Halloween has come and gone, but Double Fine Productions' candy-coated role-playing game Costume Quest will continue. The first add-on for that downloadable game, Grubbins On Ice, is coming soon. » 11/18/10 7:40pm 11/18/10 7:40pm

Psychonauts Creator Is Totally Ready For A Sequel

Tim Schafer, creative force behind Grim Fandango and Brutal Legend, is ready and willing to give you that Psychonauts sequel you've been dreaming of. Now he just needs a publisher to finance the damn thing. » 11/11/10 10:00pm 11/11/10 10:00pm

Costume Quest Becomes Healthy Food

Super Mario cakes? Doom jello sculptures? No edible homage to video games would be surprising unless the edible homage was... healthy? One inspired cook made a dish of Costume Quest for her boyfriend to eat and for us to admire. » 10/25/10 6:00pm 10/25/10 6:00pm

Costume Quest Will Be Out Before Halloween

Costume Quest, the next game from the Psychonauts and Brutal Legend studio DoubleFine — and more importantly, the only trick-or-treating role-playing game of the year — will be released on October 20, the game's publisher THQ revealed today. Price: $15. » 10/04/10 5:30pm 10/04/10 5:30pm

Will We Get More Monkey Island From Monkey Island's Creators?

When news hit that Ron Gilbert and Tim Schafer were working together again at the same studio, all thoughts seemed to shift to Monkey Island. » 9/30/10 10:40am 9/30/10 10:40am

Psychonauts Meets Inception (And It Works)

Double Fine Productions' Psychonauts, the classic psychic adventure, when cut to ape Christopher Nolan's Inception scene-by-scene works shockingly well. Either consider this fan-made mash-up a dose of clever nostalgia or a reminder that, yes, you really should play some Psychonauts. » 9/13/10 8:40pm 9/13/10 8:40pm

More Double Fine In Early 2011, But The Next Game's A Mystery

The house of Brutal Legend and Pyschonauts has Costume Quest next. And then? "A third-person adventure digital game scheduled to be released in early 2011," according from publisher THQ's press release today. What should it be? » 8/11/10 12:00pm 8/11/10 12:00pm