PC / Action / Release: Nov 30, 1999 / ESRB: U

Best of 2010 Awards: Downloadable Games

By Shack Staff, Dec 29, 2010 8:00am PST

Downloadable: Monday Night Combat It didn't arrive with quite the fanfare of som


"guardian of light is fan-freakin-tastic. co-op, anyway. its terrible as a single player game, ..."

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DeathSpank: Thongs of Virtue Dated for PC; Mac Getting Both Titles

By Brian Leahy, Nov 23, 2010 12:00pm PST

DeathSpank: Thongs of Virtue will be released on the PC through Steam on November 30 for $14.99 and can now be pre-ordered for 10% off....


"First game is 7.50 on PSN until the 29th. I'm still waiting for a combo pack for $20 or less, ..."

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Shank and DeathSpank Now Available on PC

By Brian Leahy, Oct 27, 2010 11:40am PDT

Electronic Arts has released Shank and DeathSpank, previously only available on the PS3 and Xbox 360, on the PC. Shank and DeathSpank Both...


" I found the combat in the Shank demo a little unsatisfying. When a game is only $15 to begin ..."

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Deathspank Coming to PC on Oct. 26; Mac OSX in the Works

By Garnett Lee, Oct 06, 2010 11:55am PDT

PC gamers left out when Hothead's humorous action RPG Deathspank debuted on the Xbox 360 and PS3 earlier this year, your calls have been heard....


"Ahhh damnit..I already gave in and bought the PS3 version.. Oh well, I'm gonna rebuy it ..."

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Limbo Dominates XBLA Leaderboards in July

By Jeff Mattas, Aug 11, 2010 3:30pm PDT

Now that July is behind us and Xbox Live's 'Summer of Arcade' is in full-swing, it's a good a time as any to check out the initial sales figures...


"I don't know how accurate those numbers are. I've been playing Monkey Island 2 since July and ..."

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Daily Filter: July 27, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Jul 27, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming games ever


Weekend Confirmed Episode 18

By Garnett Lee, Jul 23, 2010 12:00pm PDT

Some say Weekend Confirmed sounds like a morning show and this week it truly is as we recorded early to help Jeff get a head start on his journey...


"Hey, I have been listening to your new podcast; I think it is awesome! I have actually listened ..."

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Weekend Confirmed Episode 17

By Garnett Lee, Jul 16, 2010 12:00pm PDT

The power trio of Garnett, Brian, and Jeff celebrate the sun finally making its presence felt in the SoCal summer with a sizzling show. Whatcha...


"I don't know if it's possible to contact you on weekend confirm in any other way so I try it ..."

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Daily Filter: July 14, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Jul 14, 2010 8:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming games everyday. The most anticipated titles receive their own post, because we know you're eager to see that content. For the rest, we have the


"BlazBlue looks pretty good. Maybe I'll take it for a spin when it comes out"

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Xbox Live: DeathSpank and Deadliest Warrior this Wednesday, South Park XBLA on sale

By Xav de Matos, Jul 12, 2010 3:30pm PDT

"Television show turned XBLA game adaptation" Deadliest Warrior joins DeathSpank as this week's Xbox Live Arcade offering, Major Nelson recently...


"this reminds me to convert more real moneys to space dollars. this year is a neverending ..."

- razorblade79 see all 9 comments

DeathSpank Trailer Introduces Epic Weapons

By Brian Leahy, Jul 09, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Ron Gilbert's DeathSpank is looking awesome! If you want some impressions, be sure to check out today's episode of Weekend Confirmed! Meanwhile, you can get a look at some of the "epic weapons" you


"Wait... is their logo seriously a thong with the name over it?? What the flying...."

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Weekend Confirmed Episode 16

By Garnett Lee, Jul 09, 2010 12:00pm PDT

Everybody's been playing Crackdown 2 but from the sounds of it they won't be much longer. San Diego-based comic Christian Spicer adds his voice to...


" I’m an avid listener of your show and I really enjoyed the segment you guys did on ..."

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DeathSpank Trailer Shows Co-op Unicorn Slaughter

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 01, 2010 7:10am PDT

DeathSpank producer Hamish Miller takes the microphone to narrate a new gameplay trailer with three minutes of co-op footage from the Ron Gilbert-created "very funny" action RPG, showing th


"LOVED playing this at E3. I cannot wait to buy this & enjoy the heck out of it! Very funny, ..."

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DeathSpank Dated for PS3 and Xbox 360

By Brian Leahy, Jun 22, 2010 2:20pm PDT

Ron Gilbert, one of the creators of The Secret of Monkey Island, will be releasing his new game, DeathSpank, in July. The action-RPG is loaded with...


""A PC version is also planned, but no release date or pricing is known at this time." Is ..."

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DeathSpank Story Trailer Introduces DeathSpank

By Jeff Mattas, May 24, 2010 8:00pm PDT

Hothead Games' upcoming downloadable title DeathSpank has received a brand-spanking-new trailer explaining the origin of the titular protagonist. Based on this little tease, it looks like gaming humorist and mastermind, Ron Gilbert (The Secret of Mo


"Two things: #1. stop with the 1-second clip editing, cutting from shot to disconnected shot ..."

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