The Cave News

Double Fine's The Cave confirmed for iOS launch

Charming Double Fine adventure The Cave will launch for iOS devices on 3rd October, publisher Sega has announced.

It'll cost £2.99/€4.49/$4.99 and be compatible across iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.

For those who missed The Cave's release on PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 earlier this year, it's a classic-style adventure game helmed by Monkey Island and Maniac Mansion creator Ron Gilbert.

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Ron Gilbert on why he left Double Fine

"In some ways I've always been a little bit of a nomad."

When Monkey Island and The Cave creator Ron Gilbert announced his departure from Double Fine last night it surprised a lot of people. After all, Double Fine is a fan-favourite company where he got to work with his long time buddy and colleague Tim Schafer. So why leave?

Ron Gilbert exits Double Fine

Announces iOS side project Scurvy Scallywags in The Voyage to Discover the Ultimate Sea Shanty: A Musical Match-3 Pirate RPG.

Monkey Island and The Cave creator Ron Gilbert has left Double Fine, the studio helmed by his on-again off-again collaborator of two decades Tim Schafer.

Monkey Island creator announces The Cave release date

Monkey Island creator announces The Cave release date

Ron Gilbert's adventure game return due next week.

Monkey Island mastermind Ron Gilbert has announced a release date for The Cave, his return to the adventure game genre and collaboration with Brütal Legend developer Double Fine.

The Cave will launch on PSN in North America and globally for Wii U on 22nd January, Gilbert wrote on Twitter.

Xbox Live Arcade, European PSN and Steam (PC, Mac and Linux) versions will follow on 23rd January.

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Upcoming Double Fine adventure The Cave sees genre veteran Ron Gilbert return to his roots. Gilbert's latest creation - an exploration of a sentient cavern filled with puzzle-based traps and outlandish solutions - will be immediately familiar to fans of earlier projects Maniac Mansion and Monkey Island.

Ron Gilbert's The Cave confirmed for Wii U eShop

Upcoming Double Fine adventure The Cave will be released on the Wii U eShop, the developer has announced.

The labyrinthine platformer was previously announced for download on PC, PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade. It'll arrive in early 2013.

The Cave is the latest creation from Monkey Island mastermind Ron Gilbert. It'll mix Metroidvania platforming with Gilbert's trademark humour.

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EGXFirst ever live code demo of Rome 2 in Eurogamer Expo developer session

Publisher SEGA also bringing playable Aliens: Colonial Marines, The Cave and Hell Yeah!

Those of you who came along to Rezzed this July were privileged to check out a small glimpse of Rome 2, The Creative Assembly's newest instalment in the all-conquering conquer-'em-up Total War series. If you're coming to the Eurogamer Expo, however, you'll witness the first public demonstration of playable code in an exclusive Creative Assembly developer session.