Six years after the announcement, Schafer’s crazy platformer enters the Gold phase

While Tim Schafer explains what life is like in the Xbox Game Studios, the guys from Double Fine regain social media to finally announce the conclusion of the development of Psychonauts 2 with the achievement of the Gold phase.

Almost six years after the presentation at the 2015 Game Awards, complete with an invitation to participate in the fundraising campaign, the authors of Double Fine say they are now ready to commercialize the sequel to their iconic platform adventure.

The message celebrating the announcement of the Gold phase is accompanied by a nice clip recalling the imminent arrival of Psychonauts 2 and a further post in which the Double Fine team explains that “the game is almost here friends! But we have more interesting things to share with you ahead of the launch. ” From here to the next few days, therefore, Schafer’s software house will provide further details on the contents by opening media windows seasoned, why not, with unpublished gameplay scenes.

In the meantime, thanks to the preview of Psychonauts 2, we already know that the latest digital effort of the team led by the author (among others) of Grim Fandango and Brutal Legend will boast many accessibility options and optimizations for the Xbox Series X version / S.

Before finding out what’s cooking around the Xbox Game Studios subsidiary, we remind you that Psychonauts 2 will be available from August 25 on PC, PS4, Xbox One and Series X / S, free from launch for Xbox Game Pass subscribers. on PC and Xbox console.