Double Fine’s Adventure finally revealed

Double Fine’s Adventure finally revealed

Broken Age

“An adventure game from Tim Schafer, Double Fine, and YOU!” And finally there’s an actual name for the game and a game description. Here’s what we know about Broken Age.

Double Fine unveiled the game we’ve all known only as “Adventure” for over a year now to be Broken Age. The game reached funding just a little over a month after the Kickstarter page was launched, and far surpassed the amount of cash needed to make it a reality. The goal was a mere $400, 000, but with 87, 142 backers it reached a crazy amount of $3, 336, 371.

The story according to the official game website:

Broken Age is a point-and-click adventure telling the stories of a young boy and girl leading parallel lives. The girl has been chosen by her village to be sacrificed to a terrible monster–but she decides to fight back. Meanwhile, a boy on a spaceship is living a solitary life under the care of a motherly computer, but he wants to break free to lead adventures and do good in the world. Adventures ensue.

And good news! Broken Age will be a DRM-free game for PC, Mac and Linux and can already be pre-ordered, for beta access, gamers can pre-order the game for $15 (give or take R140). Those who’d like to follow the game even closer can ore-order at $30 to gain backer access which allows you membership of a super private club of backers where you will be given expensive cigars and exotic women. Well, not really, but something close to that: private backer-only discussion forms, all episodes of 2 Player Productions’ documentary series following the development of the game and many great reassures from the Double Fine team and beta access.

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  • Sir Rants-a-Lot Llew

    Point and click? You have my attention guys

    • Anon A Mouse

      But 3 mil to produce a point and click? I hope they throw in an exotic woman on two with every purchase then.

      • Admiral Chief Erwin

        ROFL, exotic you say? Just HOW exotic?

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  • Yolanda Green

    Would love to see what a point and click game looks like with a $3.3 Million budget

    • Blackhawk

      I read recently that all that dough has been burned through! And the development still isn’t finished. So, it’ll be 4 or 5 Mil point n click! XD

      • Yolanda Green

        Holy crap O.O and the original goal was 400, 000 ….

  • matthurstrsa

    The storyline sounds absolutely insane! But I love point n click, so bring it.

  • matthurstrsa

    Now I long for Broken Sword. And not the Kama Sutra position.