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Psychonauts 2’s Development Went “The Way It Was Meant To” Thanks to Microsoft Acquisition – Tim Schafer

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“We had cut our boss fights,” says the Double Fine boss. “Now we are able to put those back in.”


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Of the studios Microsoft acquired in their recent flurry of purchases, Double Fine Productions was a name that stood out. As developers of games such as Psychonauts and Broken Age and led by industry vet Tim Schafer, they certainly have a solid reputation, and things look exciting for them in the coming months and years ahead as well. At the time they were acquired by Microsoft, Double Fine were already working on Psychonauts 2 – as they still are – but it seems the acquisition actually helped the upcoming platformer’s development.

Similar to the situation with inXile and Wasteland 3Double Fine Productions were able to leverage the bigger budget they now had at their disposal thanks to Microsoft to flesh out Psychonauts 2 even further, studio head Tim…



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