Took a while, but Ron Gilbert’s The Cave is coming to iOS devices this week on October 3rd. The game will be available for $4.99.

From the press release:

    SEGA® of Europe Ltd. and SEGA® of America, Inc., in a partnership with Double Fine Productions, announced the launch date and price for the mobile version of The Cave™.

    Created by legendary game designer Ron Gilbert, The Cave will be available on the 3rd of October on the App Store for $4.99 / £2.99/ €4.49 for the iPod® touch, iPad® and iPhone®.

    Named Game Informer’s Best Adventure Game of E3 2012 , The Cave is an adventure game from Monkey Island and Maniac Mansion creator Ron Gilbert, and Double Fine Productions, the award-winning studio behind Psychonauts and Brütal Legend. Players can assemble their team of three from seven unlikely adventures, each with their own unique personalities and stories, and then descend into the mysterious depths of The Cave. New touch screen controls enhance the experience on iOS.