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Costume Quest 2 and Gone Home coming to consoles

Midnight City, indie label of Majesco Entertainment, is bringing Double Fine’s Costume Quest 2 and The Fullbright Company’s Gone Home to consoles later this year. 

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Both titles will be available digitally, although platforms and specific dates have yet to be announced.

Tim Schafer, Creative Director of Double Fine Productions said, “Whenever Halloween came around, I felt like something was missing. No matter how many pumpkins I carved, apples I bobbed, or candy I ate, it just couldn’t fill the big spooky hole inside of me. But then I realized what was missing: I needed more Costume Quest. And also, I really wanted a T-Shirt with glowing skulls on it.”

Steve Gaynor, writer, designer and co-founder of The Fullbright Company said “We’ve been looking and looking for the right partner to help us, and finally after much searching, Midnight City fit the bill. They have a great understanding of what an indie needs, how to get the word out about the game, and help us get the best versions of the game possible to all those players that have been waiting patiently to experience Gone Home in their living rooms. Viva la Midnight City!”

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“It’s not every day that you’re able to work with talent like Double Fine and The Fullbright Company,” said Casey Lynch, VP of Publishing at Midnight City. “The opportunity to partner with one of the most beloved, well-established studios in the indie scene along with one of the most brilliant teams in development represents a sea change for games publishing. We’re moving into a brand new middle that’s taking shape in the widening gap between word of mouth indie and triple A.”

Everyone’s happy then.

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