Shank Sharpens Up On XBLA

The wait is over for those of you waiting for Shank to be released on Xbox Live Arcade, for that day is today when the game with a blend of classic side-scrolling action gameplay and stylized animation set against a modern-Western canvass can be yours. “Our goal with Shank was to create a game that pays homage to the classic 2D brawler, while seeing how far we could push it by melding it with our own pulp-fiction influences,” said Jamie Cheng, CEO of Klei Entertainment. “At the end of a…

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Shank, Gonna Cut You Up Good

EA has announced that a new game being developed by Klei Entertainment is to be released on the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade on August 24th. “We committed ourselves completely during the development of Shank and it’s been extremely gratifying to see the support we’ve received from the gaming community and press,” Said Jamie Cheng, CEO of Klei Entertainment. “Watching people play and seeing them smile; it’s fantastic to see them latch onto the things we love most about Shank — the art, the story and of course the…

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