From the perspective of gamers, Psychonauts was pretty awesome. It garnered fantastic reviews, and holds a special place in the heart of many players. From a publisher’s perspective, however, it was an unmitigated disaster. Despite its Metarcritic average of 87, it sold far fewer copies than publisher Majesco expected, and remains one of the biggest financial disappointments of the last decade. That’s why Tim Schafer’s announcement that he wants to start work on a sequel to Psychonauts is simultaneously thrilling and frustrating; He’s ready to make it, but will any publishers join him?