Double Fine's Hack 'n' Slash coming soon to Steam Early Access

Double Fine's cheatfest, Hack 'n' Slash, is targeting Steam Early Access and will hack its way there in just a couple of weeks.


Double Fine's elvish cheatfest, Hack 'n' Slash, has been slowly progressing from what was originally a two-week prototype, hoping to make its targeted 2014 release. Those looking to jump into this strange world of exploits and hacks a little early will be happy to hear that Double Fine is looking to hit Steam Early Access in just a couple of weeks.

Hack 'n' Slash unfolds just like most classic adventure games, with a hero looking to save the world's princess. However, players will also use programming code and in-game hacks to access exploits and help them progress through the world.

If you're still not sure about what Hack 'n' Slash is, this delightful 80s throwback trailer (featuring game creator Brandon Dillon) will explain more. And it'll do with phat 80s rap, yo.

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