At present, Xbox and Double Superb Productions are thrilled to associate with Indie By Design (creator and writer of high quality books that commemorate and doc video video games and their creators, resembling “Unbiased By Design: Artwork & Tales of Indie Recreation Creation” and “Oddworld: Abe’s Origins”) to announce the upcoming launch of “20 Double Superb Years” an intensive historical past of Double Superb Productions, upfront of the extremely anticipated launch of Psychonauts 2.
Be part of us on a journey by way of the thoughts and creations of Double Superb Productions, The World’s Most Wonderful Video Recreation Improvement GroupTM! “20 Double Superb Years” explores the folks, concepts, inspirations and targets which have resulted in every little thing from Psychonauts to Costume Quest, Brütal Legend to Damaged Age and stacks extra.
This lovely e-book is a celebration of a few of gaming’s most charming and enticing artwork and visible design. “20 Double Superb Years” is an perception into how artistic folks can come collectively to craft experiences which are touching, hilarious and in contrast to something you’ve loved earlier than. With over 280 pages of commentary, idea artwork and key visuals from Double Superb’s digital and bodily artwork archive, the e-book options interviews with Tim Schafer, founding father of Double Superb; Double Superb staffers, current and previous; and most of the studio’s long run collaborators.
In Tim’s personal phrases: “Not too long ago, I used to be trying again on the superb 20 years we’ve had as a sport firm, and… I completely drew a clean. Critically, my reminiscence simply isn’t what it was. So I summoned my courtroom scribes and stated, ‘Pen me a tome, worthy of the ages, in order that I shall keep in mind each superb element of this loopy experience we’ve been on, and in order that no one, not even I, forgets this superb story.’ And they also did. Each up, each down, each loopy sideways shimmy we’ve ever carried out is on this illustrated manuscript for all to recollect. Heroic ballad? Cautionary story? You be the decide!”
“20 Double Superb Years” shall be out there early in 2021 and each the Customary Version for $50 USD and the Legend Version (restricted availability throughout pre-order interval solely) for $65 USD that includes a luxurious material cowl and gold foiling on a debossed Double Superb emblem can be found for pre-order now. Pre-orders within the US and the UK could have free transport, whereas different areas will nonetheless profit from lowered transport prices.