- Today Sony's Dan Hsu
shared a video and Q & A interview with Tim Schafer
on why you need to check out Grim Fandango on PS4 and PS Vita below.
To quote: Tim Schafer is never "off." The funnyman game designer and founder of studio house Double Fine Productions is constantly cracking jokes, even when he's trying to be serious.
So when we had a chance to interview him about his upcoming adventure game, Grim Fandango Remastered, we didn't even try to play it straight (for the most part).
The original Grim Fandango originally came out over 16 years ago and became a cult classic. Now it's getting a full, fresh HD makeover for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita, due out January 2015. But who should care? Schafer explains:
I'm a 15-year-old gamer, and the original Grim Fandango came out before I was even born. Why should I play your old-man game?
When my older brother went away to college, I raided his record collection and randomly pulled out Led Zeppelin III. I had never heard Led Zeppelin before, so when the opening notes of Immigrant Song burrowed into my brain, I was not prepared.
My head exploded and my life was forever changed. What...