Hack n Slash Pitch 2012!
Hack n' Slash is an action adventure game by Brandon Dillon focused on exploration and discovery, not just of its charming fantasy world, but also its internal workings. Based on childhood experiences hacking on games in emulators to discover new things (and break others), Hack 'n' Slash is a world of puzzle dungeons based on progressively more sophisticated cheating, hacking, and reverse engineering techniques.
Content and Community Manager Heather Alexandra chats with Amnesia Fortnight project lead Lauren Scott while exploring "The Way Down," a Metroidvania-esque adventure about *losing* your powers as you progress.
A brand new feature length documentary diving into the fast-paced world of game design and the fresh challenges that come with turning ideas into reality. In a process called “Amnesia Fortnight,” anyone and everyone at the studio can pitch a game concept. The goal: turn those ideas into working prototypes.
In 2019, during their work in Psychonauts 2, Double Fine held another Amnesia Fortnight. The result? New projects embodying the studio’s ethos of comedic adventures and unique games.