Tim Schafer

Guide To Games

'Psychonauts' is the Best Psychic Adventure of All Time

Double Fine's first game has a special place in my heart and my brain.
Danielle Riendeau
3.28.17
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Game Designer Tim Schafer and Elijah Wood Discuss the Making of ‘Broken Age’

The acclaimed video game maker and actor tell us about the very modern creation of an old-fashioned adventure.
Chris Schilling
5.26.15
VICE UK

Game Designer Tim Schafer and Elijah Wood Discuss the Making of ‘Broken Age’

The acclaimed video game maker and actor tell us about the very modern creation of an old-fashioned adventure.
Chris Schilling
5.26.15
VICE vs Video games

Tim Schafer’s Biker Adventure ‘Full Throttle’ Still Kicks Ass

Twenty years since its release, LucasArts' oddball road trip is a journey entirely unto itself.
Andy Kelly
4.29.15
Gaming

Broken Age, the First Blockbuster Kickstarter Game, Is Finally Finished

Double Fine is releasing the final act of its long-awaited adventure game three years after smashing a crowdfunding record.
Zack Kotzer
4.27.15
Gaming

New GamerGate Favorite 'Postal 2: Paradise Lost' Is a Golden Shower of Bad Ideas

But it's better than we'd like to admit.
Emanuel Maiberg
4.23.15
VICE vs Video games

On Its Tenth Anniversary, ‘Psychonauts’ Reminds Us That Identity Is What You Make It

Double Fine's imaginative debut allowed players to appreciate its characters in uncommonly deep ways.
Raymond Porreca
4.17.15
Matt Lees' Column

Hunting for Hope at the Game Developers Conference

2015's GDC provided reassurance that the games industry isn't wholly comprised of Total Chodes™.
Matt Lees
3.10.15
VICE vs Video games

This Was the Week in Video Games

The Peter Molyneux controversy continued, something called the World Video Game Hall of Fame came into being, and a bunch of games came out.
Mike Diver
2.20.15
VICE vs Video games

The Rise, Fall, and Rebirth of LucasArts’ Adventure Classics

With Grim Fandango remastered for 2015, The Secret of Monkey Island turning 25, and Full Throttle 20 this year, here's an overview of the company that made these adventure classics happen.
Richard Cobbett
1.28.15
Grim Fandango

Tim Schafer Discusses the Classic Video Games ‘Grim Fandango’ and ‘Monkey Island’

We spoke to the former LucasArts designer and founder of Double Fine about HD remakes and the legacy of an adventure classic.
Mike Diver
1.27.15
VICE vs Video games

Tim Schafer Discusses the Classic Video Games ‘Grim Fandango’ and ‘Monkey Island’

We spoke to the former LucasArts designer and founder of Double Fine about HD remakes and the legacy of an adventure classic.
Mike Diver
1.27.15
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