Brutal Legend

Brütal Legend has a ton going for it. The single-player experience is impressive, the soundtrack is going to rock so hard, and the game is still scheduled to rock October now that Activision backed off Electronic Art&rsq...
Okay, so maybe the soundtrack for Brütal Legend leaked a bit early. But for its official reveal, Double Fine and Electronic Arts rock it hard... by having designer Tim Schafer solve a Rubik's Cube. Huh? Sure. Why no...
I don't know if the soundtrack for a game has every truly been "hotly anticipated," but if one had to choose the most "hotly anticipated" soundtrack to a game ever it might just be Brütal Legend's as ...
If you like to see evil publisher Activision getting what it deserves for its greed and hubris, then this is the story for you. The LA Times is reporting that the nefarious company is getting "little to not compensation&...
It's been a bumpy road for Brutal Legend, what with all the legal mumbo jumbo surrounding the game. It started as Activision suing Double Fine for allegedly "improperly" transferring the rights from Activision to El...
Look, I like Jack Black. I’m a big fan of his band, Tenacious D, and I think he’s reasonably funny in general. Unfortunately, most of the “Brutal Thoughts” videos that he’s done (see parts two, t...
According to a report by the Washington Post, Brütal Legend’s developer Double Fine has filed a countersuit to Activision’s legal attempts to prevent the game’s Roktober release. The countersuit contend...
Do you have 22 minutes to spare? In that case, may I recommend viewing this fine gameplay video for Brütal Legend? Like the video from last week, it features commentary from Tim Schafer. And, deciding that he alone is in...
Holy f**k! Look at this thing! LOOK AT IT! This Brütal Legend figure rocks! The Eddie Riggs figure was sculpted by Mark Newman, painted by Tom Vukmanic and is over 17 inches tall. It features Eddie getting ready to kill...
Electronic Arts has over a dozen games they want the San Diego Comic-Con masses to get their hands on. Here’s everything that EA will be showing off on the Comic-Con showfloor: Brutal Legend Dante’s Inferno Dead ...
Electronic Arts has today revealed details about multiplayer for upcoming rock n' roll action game Brütal Legend. Billed as a "four versus four skirmish," action will blend with strategy to create something tha...
Man, there's really been a ton of content coming out on Brütal Legend as they ramp up hype some three months before the scheduled release of the game. And, hey, here's more of it!In this short video, Jack Black does that...
Now here's something that makes me wish I were headed out to San Diego for Comic-Con this year...Electronic Arts a Vice are hosting the Brütal Legend Metal Meltdown Concert on July 23 in San Diego, just in time for Comic...
We at Destructoid cannot get enough of Brütal Legend. Everything about this game is going to be so awesome! A new video for the game was released and it shows off the first 17 minutes of the game. All of this was covere...
This October, Double Fine's Brütal Legend will rock the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 so hard that the name of said month has been changed to "Rocktober." And while it's not been confirmed by the developer or its ...
This latest "Brutal Thoughts with Jack Black" promotional video for Brütal Legend isn't quite as funny as some of the previous ones. We blame it on the suspicious lack of Tim Schafer. Well, at least Schafer get...
We don't do "check out this box art" posts that often, but we make our exceptions. Double Fine's Brütal Legend is one of those exceptions. So, you know, "check out this box art."Of note is designer Ti...
NECA has a respectable track record when it comes to making toys based on videogames, so you'll be glad to hear that they're the chaps working on action figures based upon 2K's critically acclaimed BioShock and its sequel. Sh...
Just a scant few posts down we brought you all some unfortunate Brütal Legend news. You probably read it and felt your ability to head bang for five minutes straight slowly seep away. Fear not! We bring head banging reju...
Bear with me here; my metal knowledge begins and ends with the word "metal." So Ronnie James Dio was going to be in Brütal Legend, since he's a metal legend and all and the game is about metal music. Also a met...
It’s about f*ckin’ time!That’s the first thing that the Guardian of Metal -- voiced by one John Michael “Ozzy” Osbourne -- says to roadie Eddie Riggs (Jack Black) when Riggs shows up in the Guard...
Remember back in February when EA referred to Activision as "a husband abandoning his family and then suing after his wife meets a better looking guy"? That was pretty funny. What's not so funny, however, is that Ac...
So, I can only assume you've read about Burch 'n Davis playing Brutal Legend, and will be hungrily anticipating our hands-on that'll be coming up later. Well, in the meantime, I'm here to bombard you with assets, this time of...
As revealed during EA's press conference yesterday, Brutal Legend is getting another rock icon added to its already impressive roster of stars. Joining Lemmy, Lita Ford, Rob Halford, and Jack Black in providing voice work for...
Sure, I’m mostly looking forward to the surprises of E3 (and from what I hear, there will be many). But the simple fact that Brütal Legend will be at the show in some form or another is enough to get me out of bed ...
Up until about two months ago, Brutal Legend wasn't anywhere on my list of games that I must own this year. That all changed the night I met Tim Schafer and he demonstrated to me what Brutal Legend was all about. Ten minutes ...
Double Fine is ready to rock during E3, with plenty planned for their big unveiling for their upcoming title Brutal Legend. They've got a scheduled live Twitter...thing, a new Brutal Legend trailer, and a new installment of B...
Right here is where I'd normally say a few things (perhaps some of them "funny") about this new clip Electronic Arts sent us to promote Brütal Legend, but it would be mostly pointless. After the break, there's ...
Pre-order the heavy metal action game Brutal Legend and score a free guitar. Well, an in-game guitar.Brutal Legend is coming to both the PlayStation 3 and the Xbox 360 on what they call Rocktober 13th.  Double Fine teame...
Proving that most corporate executives know jacksh*t about anything, Tim Schafer has revealed that when he started pitching Brütal Legend many years ago, the bigwigs in charge wanted the game to be based upon country or ...
Why yes, of Brütal Legend will quite possibly be getting downloadable content! Don't act surprised, you should have known as soon as you heard that Electronic Arts would be publishing the game. Before you rattle your cag...
Electronic Arts has very kindly released a brand new trailer for the highly anticipated Brütal Legend, this time showing us a little background for the game's plot. Judging by the movie-like quality of the video, I'd say...
Like most sane people, I'm eagerly anticipating Double Fine's Brütal Legend, and will gladly take any excuse I can to talk about it. Luckily, publisher Electronic Arts has decided to pander to our whims, releasing a new ...
Double Fine and Electronic Arts has announced that Brütal Legend will hit the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on October 13 in the North America, and October 16 in Europe. Whoever wrote the press release for the announce...
If anybody knows a thing or two about good games selling poorly, it's Double Fine's Tim Schafer. His last game, Psychonauts, was notorious for a disappointing sales performance despite widespread critical acclaim, but unlike ...
"It's been in my head for at least 15 years," designer Tim Schafer tells us of Double Fine's upcoming PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 game, Brütal Legend. "I wanted to do a game that played off of the fantasy a...
We've already established that Activision has been acting like a bit of a cockmuncher lately, but if recent news concerning the publisher's Brütal Legend temper tantrum holds water, it's a bigger arsehole than we gave it...
I have no idea what to expect from Brütal Legend, having seen almost nothing that resembles actual gameplay since the game's announcement last century. But I want it, and I want it bad. Why? The very idea of Psychon...
[video]114705:874[/video]After a long time in limbo, we learned last week that Electronic Arts had swept in to rescue Double Fine's Brutal Legend and will producing the latest twisted action game from Tim Schafer's pulsating ...
Brutal Legend's premier fan site is declaring that Electronic Arts is about to rub it in the face of rival Activision by picking up its former property. Ever since the Activision/Blizzard merger, Double Fine's eagerly awaited...