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Double Fine Campaign Update

The Double Fine Adventure Kickstarter Page has an update on the startlingly immediate success of this effort at crowdsourcing the funding for Double Fine's next adventure game, which may or may not be Psychonauts 2. The project has now raise over triple its $400K goal, and here's word:

UPDATE: We did it! 100% funded in just over eight hours. You people are amazing! But it's not over yet. The number keeps going up and now the question is just how much news do we want to make with this? We're getting a lot of attention already and it seems like this little project could have an impact beyond itself.

All money raised will go to make the game and documentary better. Additional money means it can appear on more platforms, be translated into more languages, have more music and voice, and an original soundtrack for the documentary, and more!

Your backing and comments have been truly inspiring to me and the team, so on behalf of Double Fine and 2 Player Productions I want to say THANK YOU!!!

I can't wait to see where this thing can go!

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20. Re: Double Fine Campaign Update Feb 10, 2012, 14:26 Dev
 
eRe4s3r wrote on Feb 10, 2012, 14:12:
But it begs a really good question, why is there no crowd funding for Psychonauts 2? I don't want a point and click, i want Psychonauts 2!
There could be a million reasons. At a guess? They either aren't interested in revisiting that IP right now, or they are doing this as a trial run before they revisit the IP, since they will need funding and they probably don't want to give it up to a publisher again when they just got the rights back.
 
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