Double Fine Productions, Inc.

Moby ID: 6201

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Double Fine Productions was founded in July 2000, in an old clog shop in San Francisco, California, USA. The founder, Tim Schafer, created for his previous company (LucasArts) such games as Grim Fandango, Full Throttle, and (half of) Day of the Tentacle. He started Double Fine with a large part of the Grim Fandango team, as well as new hires.

After releasing their first game Psychonauts in 2005, they moved into different offices. The studio would, like its founding developers, be best known for adventure games.

In 2014, they launched the Double Fine Presents label for publishing projects by external indie developers. On 9 June 2019, the company was acquired by Microsoft and placed in its Xbox Game Studios label. The Double Fine Presents label would be wound down by mid-2020.

Credited on 44 Games from 2005 to 2023

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Day of the Tentacle: Remastered (Collector's Edition) (2023 on Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)
Psychonauts 2 (2021 on Linux, Windows, Macintosh...)
Knights and Bikes (2019 on Linux, Windows, Macintosh...)
RAD (2019 on Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One...)
Kids (2019 on Linux, Windows, Macintosh...)
GNOG (2017 on Windows, Macintosh, iPhone...)
Full Throttle: Remastered (2017 on Windows, PS Vita, PlayStation 4...)
Everything (2017 on Windows, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch...)
Psychonauts in the Rhombus of Ruin (2017 on Windows, PlayStation 4)
Double Fine Adventure (2016 on Macintosh, Windows, Linux)
THOTH (2016 on Windows, Nintendo Switch, Macintosh)
Headlander (2016 on Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One...)
Day of the Tentacle: Remastered (2016 on Linux, Windows, Macintosh...)
Massive Chalice (2015 on Linux, Windows, Macintosh...)
Grim Fandango: Remastered (2015 on Linux, Windows, Android...)
Brütal Legend: Limited Edition (2014 on Linux, Windows, Macintosh)
Spacebase DF-9 (2014 on Windows, Linux, Macintosh)
Hack 'n' Slash (2014 on Windows, Macintosh, Linux)
Gang Beasts (2014 on Linux, Windows, Macintosh...)
Amnesia Fortnight 2014 (2014 on Windows)

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History +

June 9, 2019

Company purchased by Xbox Game Studios.

July 2000

Company founded by Tim Schafer in San Francisco.

Trivia +

The sepia-colored logo with the two-headed skeleton is used on their web site for Grim Fandango: Remastered.

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