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The Cave is coming to iPhone and iPad


11:00 PM on 06.17.2013



Ron Gilbert's only game with Double Fine, The Cave, is bound for iOS devices this summer. Touchgen have had some hands-on time with port being handled by SEGA and say the touch-screen controls work pretty well. Pointing on the screen to move your character seems like a much more appropriate solution to movement rather than using virtual buttons or joysticks.

I'd be interested to see how the platforming is handled on the iOS version as that's something Conrad raised in his review as a problem with the original console and PC versions. Still, the game's real strength is in the writing and the puzzles and I'm sure that will still shine through. 








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10:00 AM on 12.30.2013
The Cave is free on Android right now

[Update: the deal/mistake is over -- the price has reverted back to $4.99] If you're an Android owner, stop what you're doing, follow this link, and grab The Cave. It isn't a game changer in the puzzle or adventure arena in t...more



2:30 PM on 01.22.2013
Review: The Cave

Ron Gilbert, being responsible for classic LucasArts titles like Maniac Mansion and The Secret of Monkey Island, is a legend in adventure game circles. His latest adventure, The Cave, feels a bit like a return to those roots ...more



12:30 PM on 01.15.2013
Double Fine's latest adventure The Cave drops next week

The Cave publisher Sega has pinned down the release schedule for this new adventure game from the joyful minds at Double Fine Productions. Even though it's coming to several digital distribution services, there thankfully are...more



7:00 AM on 01.11.2013
Pre-orders for Double Fine's The Cave open on Steam

While the exact release date for The Cave hasn't been nailed down quite yet -- it's "January 2013," for now -- the upcoming adventure game from Ron Gilbert and co. at Double Fine Productions will be available shortly. In fact...more



3:30 PM on 12.03.2012
Explore the new trailer from The Cave

Sega, Double Fine, and Ron Gilbert have sent along their newest trailer for upcoming puzzle action/adventure title The Cave. In it, a talking cave gives us a brief rundown on a few of the seven characters that you'll ch...more



2:00 PM on 09.07.2012
Preview: Solving simple puzzles in The Cave

At the Sega Booth during PAX Prime 2012, I was able to get a quick demo preview of The Cave, an upcoming puzzle platformer coming to both consoles and PC by Ron Gilbert and Double Fine. From first impressions, I immediately a...more



10:29 PM on 06.06.2012
E3: Double Fine's The Cave looks utterly delightful

The "market" allegedly says that adventure games don't sell anymore, that Ron Gilbert has had his day, and that Double Fine makes games nobody wants. Well, as Tim Schafer continues counting his coppers after raking in a ton o...more



8:00 AM on 05.24.2012
Preview: Double Fine ventures into The Cave

Double Fine is one of those rare anomalies that carries a truck-ton of admiration from its fans, almost no scorn or distaste from anyone in this industry, and yet it has still experienced a fluctuation of moderate monetary s...more




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I take lots of screenshots. It's just something I do. The signature cel-shaded art style of the Borderlands series lends itself to grabbing sharp, colorful screens of crazy weapons, breathtaking vistas, and intense cutsc...more



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9:30 PM on 11.24.2014
Maniac Mansion spiritual successor Thimbleweed Park meets Kickstarter goal

It's happening: the creators of Maniac Mansion are making another 2D point-and-click adventure together. Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick launched a Kickstarter for Thimbleweed Park just last week and with more than $375,000 rais...more



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