Quantcast
New Once Upon a Monster dev diaries are full of cheer - Destructoid




Game database:   #ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ         ALL     Xbox One     PS4     360     PS3     WiiU     Wii     PC     3DS     DS     PS Vita     PSP     iOS     Android


Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster  



New Once Upon a Monster dev diaries are full of cheer


7:30 PM on 12.02.2011



If you have young children, or know someone that does, and are still on the fence about getting Once Upon a Monster, here are three new dev diaries that might help you change your mind. Plus it already has DLC, which means more puppet fun.

This seems like a pretty easy Christmas gift decision to me, so long as the intended recipient has a Kinect. Or you could buy it for someone without a Kinect, tell their kids how crazy-awesome the game is, and watch as the child endlessly nags their parent for more hardware.

All joking aside, Double Fine put a lot of effort into this game, and I think it's really nice. People who grew up playing videogames are now making family-centric games for their kids. This is a game even Oscar the Grouch likes.








Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.






timeline following:
Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster



5:00 AM on 11.23.2011
Once Upon a Monster DLC available this very moment

Have a young one who hasn't gotten enough Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster? Be honest, do you yourself want more time with the game? Well, Warner Brothers has you covered with the first DLC for Once Upon a Monster. Unident...more



7:00 PM on 11.16.2011
Unidentified Furry Objects; puppets from space

Once Upon a Monster came out last month, and now has some DLC coming out which adds a new chapter to the storybook game. Starting November 22 and for 400 MSP, you can shake your booty with all of the usual Sesame Street gang,...more



10:30 PM on 10.12.2011
Sesame Street's Once Upon a Monster is now out

Double Fine's newest game, Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster, is out today, which means if you know someone with a kid (or an adult who still acts like a kid), and that kid's parents just happen to own an Xbox 360 and Kinec...more



5:30 PM on 09.01.2011
Tim Schafer and Cookie Monster are quite the duo

Thank you, Double Fine, for giving me the opportunity to write about Sesame Street without feeling totally guilty afterward. This latest video with Tim Schafer and Cookie Monster is a delight, as always. Conveniently enough, Once Upon a Monster comes out for Xbox 360 on October 11. That's a week after Dark Souls drops in North America. Let the recovery process begin!more



11:00 PM on 08.12.2011
New Once Upon a Monster trailer is good old family fun

It comes as no surprise that Microsoft has an overly pretentious family enjoying the Kinect in this trailer. Looking past that, the video does a great job showing off how damn fun this game looks. It also gets me all nostalg...more



6:45 PM on 07.12.2011
Tim Schafer's game pitch to Cookie Monster

In this remarkably adorable video, Double Fine's Tim Schafer pitches a videogame to Cookie Monster. A few things in particular made me feel all warm and fuzzy: Cookie Monster's iPhone has a Cookie Monster sleeve Cookie Monster calls Tim Schafer "kid" Eating cookies. 'Nuff said Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster, everybody! Can't wait to buy this game for my "son."more




Double Fine

1:30 PM on 01.07.2015
Broken Age to get retail release in Spring 2015

Today, Double Fine and Nordic Games announced a retail version of Broken Age, the Tim Schafer-led adventure game funded through Kickstarter. The boxed copy will launch alongside Broken Age: Act 2 in Spring 2015 for PC, Mac, a...more



3:30 PM on 12.10.2014
Broken Age coming to PS4, Vita alongside Act 2 PC release

Rounding out the trend of Double Fine games coming to Sony's consoles just short of Massive Chalice, which you should all be playing, is Broken Age. It began as the Double Fine Adventure Kickstarter that exploded, the first ...more



2:45 PM on 12.10.2014
I doubt you have 4 controllers, but Gang Beasts is coming to PS4

Over the weekend, Double Fine announced that the drunkard-on-ice-skates brawler would be making its way to PlayStation 4 next year, the same day it launches on PC (getting out of its current Early Access availability). Gang ...more



View all Double Fine






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more