The Cave release dates begin Jan 22

Gilbert's latest set for release on Wii U, PSN, XBLA and Steam

Ron Gilbert's The Cave will be released across digital game platforms from January 22, the veteran games designer has announced.


The game is due for release on the PlayStation Network and Wii U eShop from January 22. An Xbox Live Arcade and Steam release is due on Jan 23, Gilbert said on his personal Twitter account.

Gilbert, whose visionary series Monkey Island became the flag bearer for the adventure game genre, has been working at San Francisco studio Double Fine to finish his latest project.

The game, which CVG has claimed will be a standout PC release of 2013, features a unique local four-player co-op element.