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Why we’re breaking the Broken Age embargo [updated]

Double Fine Productions' Broken Age arrives in backers' hands this week with an unusual stipulation. Here's an explanation for why we're ignoring that stipulation to bring you a review this week.

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Double Fine’s Kickstarter hit Broken Age surfaces on January 14

Double Fine Productions founder Tim Schafer confirms that Kickstarter backers will get to start playing part one of Broken Age - formerly known as Double Fine Adventure - on January 14.

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Double Fine’s Kickstarter hit ‘Broken Age’ features Jack Black, Jennifer Hale

A now-confirmed voice cast for Double Fine Productions' Kickstarter success, Broken Age (formerly known as Double Fine Adventure), includes the talents of Brutal Legend stars Jack Black and Jennifer Hale.

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Ron Gilbert continues his solitary journey and announces his departure from Double Fine

It's been a long time since Ron Gilbert ran his own studio, but the Maniac Mansion creator has a good system going: Join the team that can best make your game, then move on. With work on The Cave completed, Ron Gilbert is ready to continue his journeyman…

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Double Fine joins the THQ bidding to win back its own games

Before the great auction of January '13 when THQ's intellectual properties were sold off to the far corners of the game industry, Double Fine was one of the first companies said to be participating. The studio is still at work, trying to win back the console…

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Kickstarter sensation Double Fine Adventure will be an OUYA exclusive on consoles

Tim Schafer said in December that Double Fine may stop making games for consoles and exclusively develop for mobile and PC platforms. It hasn't given up on consoles just yet. Double Fine Adventure, its unnamed new game, will come to one console only: OUYA.

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The next Xbox and other predictions for gaming in 2013

We take a moment to consider what's ahead for gaming software and hardware in 2013.

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Kickstarter: 2012 is the year of the game

Of 11 projects that have passed the $1 million mark on Kickstarter, seven have been from the game category.

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Double Fine raises over $3 million on Kickstarter for new adventure game

As the Kickstarter campaign for Double Fine's new adventure game comes to the close, the project collected an astounding amount of money over the past month.

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Tim Schafer raises over $1 million in under 24 hours on Kickstarter

While the game development process can often fall apart when publishers attempt to alter how the game should be played, Tim Schafer and Ron Gilbert have decided to bypass publishers completely and use fans to fund their next adventure game.

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