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Thimbleweed Park release date nailed down to March 30

Thimbleweed Park, the point-and-click game from the makers of Monkey Island and Maniac Mansion, will be released on PC, Linux, Mac and Xbox One, on March 30. The game finished a successful Kickstarter campaign a little over two years ago, and only last year we got a vague "early 2017" release window. Today, Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick sent a message...

Monkey Island and Maniac Mansion creator wants his IPs back

Now that Disney is no longer making and publishing PC and console games, the creator of Monkey Island and Maniac Mansion would like to have his original IPs back. Rob Gilbert, an icon in the world of classic adventure games, has expressed interest in acquiring the rights to his old IPs that were sold to Disney when it bought LucasFilm and LucasArts...

Thimbleweed Park is a new game by the creators of Maniac Mansion

Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick, the creators of the classic adventure game Maniac Mansion and the self-proclaimed fathers of point & click, are working together on a new game titled Thimbleweed Park. Thimbleweed Park tell the story of two washed up detectives who arrive at the small town of Thimbleweed Park to investigate a body that washed up on the...

The Cave review: Unearthing dark secrets isn’t always interesting

We all have a dark place in our hearts; that is if you believe the talking cave that serves as the setting, narrator and sort of antagonist in Double Fine’s The Cave. Yes, there’s a talking cave (and that’s not even the weirdest thing you’ll see), what else did you expect from Tim Schafer and Ron Gilbert - the...

Ron Gilbert and Double Fine reveal The Cave

Double Fine has announced their newest project, led by Ron Gilbert (Monkey Island), is The Cave - a side-scrolling adventure game with multiple playable characters. Players will explore a vast network of underground locals, solve puzzles and fight monsters. While exploring the Cave, players can choose up to three protagonists from a wide array to unique and slightly weird characters, each with its...

Ron Gilbert shares first concept art for new project

Ron Gilbert, the co-creator of the legendary Monkey Island franchise and more recently Deathspank, shared on his website GrumpyGamer two new pieces of art for his new project. This yet unannounced game is a collaboration between Gilbert and the studio Double Fine (Psychonauts, Brutal Legend), lead by non other than Tim Schafer (of Monkey Island fame as well). On his site,...

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