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An adventure game from Tim Schafer, Double Fine, and YOU!
An adventure game from Tim Schafer, Double Fine, and YOU!
87,142 backers pledged $3,336,371 to help bring this project to life.

The Final Countdown

Posted by Double Fine and 2 Player Productions (Creator)
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It's less than 24 hours until the end of our Kickstarter campaign, and we're rapidly approaching $3,000,000.  This is cause for celebration!  Please join us tomorrow as we count down the final minutes until we embark on this crazy adventure.  It all begins at 3:00 pm PDT right here:

http://www.ustream.tv/channel/double-fine-adventure

To those of you who have backed the project, thank you so much!  We'll see you soon on the backer forums! 

To those of you who haven't yet backed the project, there's still time!  Many of these rewards will only be made available to backers, so act now if you don't want to miss out.  We've been hearing from a lot of folks that would like to back the project, but are unable to do so because they are outside of the US and do not have a credit card.  Well, here's Tim Schafer to the rescue with information on how to obtain a pre-paid credit card to back the project:

An important detail-in order for your payment to go through with a pre-paid credit card, you must add $1 more to the card than you are pledging.  More details can be found here:  http://www.tinyurl.com/NoCreditAdventure

And if we could make one last request, please do not refresh the Kickstarter page in the final minutes, as we don't want to break Kickstarter again during this high traffic time.  Plus, the party is going to be over on Ustream!  

SEE YOU TOMORROW!!!!!!  

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    1. ThomasCro on

      I laughed so hard when he said "I think they are being crushed" that i woke up my parents! :D

    2. Chan Thye Chuan on

      No, err. liek when they ask which has more letters, five or seven? I type seven. and entered it,but it said wrong. same for two heads, and don't worry, happy. Basically I keep seeing these 3 but it doesn't work. weird.

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      dan on

      lol to the people who are saying "no image to the word verification?" and you play adventure games with puzzles?

    4. Jiyoon Jang on

      Korean subtitles too. ;)

    5. Piero on

      Hahahah great, remembers me of this masterpiece http://www.youtube.com/watch…

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      freezervv on

      Chrome: 17.0.963.79 (Developer Build 125985 Linux) Ubuntu 10.04
      Flash: 11.1.102.63

      Worked fine.

    7. Aaron JP on

      Castilian(Spanish) subtitles please!!!

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      Alexey on

      I can't watch video

    9. Alpaslan Firat on

      Chrome: doesn't work
      Safari: no problem at all :)

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      calvinbean on

      I wonder how long this record will stand.

    11. Thomas Schratwieser on

      Ja, het was erg grappig; ik ben reikhalzend uit naar de spel!

    12. Yaniv L on

      Congrats! glad you've passed the $3M, keep up the great work!

    13. Michael Lerner on

      I really REALLY hope these Kickstarter videos are included as a bonus in the Documentary DVD/Blu-Ray. Pure Awesome.

    14. Quinn Palmer on

      I bet game publishers are feeling pretty stupid right now...

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      Dennis Polster on

      "So einfach, dass sogar Frau Antje das hinbekommt"... haha

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      Bram on

      Whaha, priceless! #dutchguy #here

    17. Pepé Le Pew on

      Congratulations for a victory we had today, to a common enemy, called greedy publishers!

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      This user's account has been deleted.

    19. Brandon C Laraby on

      I know I'm crazy late on this, but could you pleeease work in a special Grim Fandango cameo or two? Maybe Glottis and Manny doing a Hula in the background? :D

    20. Jen Key Westling on

      I'm also excited to have found this project. I have a young son, who is 8, who wants to be a game designer and I hope watching this one will teach him a thing or two about the process!

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      Jan Ellermeier on

      Exzellent, das ist ja schon mal ein guter Start :)

    22. MagicSwordKIng on

      Now work for Daddy!

    23. Berrin Sun on

      Hi, so the Ustream is awful with my internet connection and well comments are going too fast. Anyway I just wanted to say that I'm glad I found this great project, I'm a beginner level game designer so I hope to learn a lot during this project and I do hope to contribute. Cheers!

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      Gaston Courtial on

      I love how in movies there is a good German accent and an evil nazi germane accent

    25. Rahul C on

      You guys should have definitely played Happy Action Theater during the Ustream cast!

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      Steve Dufault on

      If these kind of updates are what I get to look forward to, I'm good. :)

      Oh, and I want a "I pledged for the next Double Fine Adventure and all I got was this stupid T-Shirt" T-Shirt.

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      Chris M on

      Awesome! All the Dutch ppl should defo back this because of this clip. It gave me, and will give me on repeat viewings, more entertainment for my backing-buck than many a movie or game. Fun, just good oldfashioned fun.

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      Oleander Scrim on

      Oh man, I hope the documentary's all like this. xD

    29. Game-O-Gami on

      Yeah, if the documentary is anything like this, we're in for some good laughs. :D

    30. Benjamin Walter
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      This Video is awsome. Laughed a lot though. Please do more of this stuff. :D
      Loocking forward for the game making process.

    31. S. van Hengel on

      Im dutch and i feel offended ....wait what ...the national anthem ??
      Man i'm stoned >-< ... :P

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      nilamo on

      I stood up and did my part during the anthem, proudly looking forward to german defeat in Ukraïne/poland 2012 in a couple of months. Paul won't save you guys this time.

    33. Game-O-Gami on

      All news should go through this kind of translation. :) We'd learn how to cut-to-the-chase in all sorts of languages!

    34. Gilles Paternostre on

      @Gustavo

      Dat was inderdaad super grappig!!! Nee, ben niet offended ;)

    35. Moeez Siddiqui on

      And I just learned some German today! Just not of the positive kind where I would shout out ICH BIN DOOF to friends.

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      Gustavo A Gonzalez on

      I hope the dutch do not get offended (nor the deutsch) but that was hysterical. Yeah I will probably still be at work at that point being able to watch the final broadcast later would be rad.

    37. Martijn on

      Will the count down party only be streamed live or will it also be available for later viewing?

    38. Heartborne on

      In Portugal we use MBnet ( https://www.mbnet.pt/servlet/pvtn ) to create prepaid-virtual-cards. It's pretty much the same as Ukash, I guess.
      One just has to be careful with paypal. If you add and remove many cards to your account, you'll be locked out of it. You've been warned.

    39. Chris Merrill on

      please make more videos. they are really funny!

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      Johnny5000 on

      Ukash Neo Prepaid Mastercard
      FAQ

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      Alessandro1988 on

      Another italian backer here :)

    42. Giacomo on

      Here's an italian backer!!! ahahah epic video!

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      Thomas Stessl on

      LOL'ed my ass off 8-D
      Greetings from Austria !

    44. Gaël on

      i'm proud to be a backer from France :)

    45. Christian Karasch on

      What a Funny Movie. I'm from Germany, I'm a Backer, and this movie safed the day. Really Funny.

    46. Roel Esselink on

      Yeahhhh I am Dutch and back this project :) LOL-ed at the end :)

    47. RMP on

      I was so suckered into buying into this project! I have a feeling I'm not going to be disappointed.