EA has announced that Klei Entertainment’s download-only 2D action title Shank is now available on PS Network and will go up tomorrow on Live Arcade. A side-scrolling tale of revenge and all-out combat, gamers looking to break a few faces and squeeze off a few rounds can get the full copy for $14.99/1,200 MS Points.
Shank tells a classic story of gangland betrayal through a violent, pulp-fiction lens. Gamers play as Shank, getting their hands bloody as they uncover the secrets of Shank’s past and the reasons he is hell-bent on revenge. With a deep and intuitive combat system, players unleash a tremendous number of creative combinations as they take down waves of enemies standing in their path. Shank also features a special co-operative campaign, designed to be played with a friend locally, which tells the backstory of the revenge plot. This prequel mission allows players to play as Shank or his partner-in-crime Falcone, with deadly double-team moves and gameplay that encourages teamwork.
Official Site: ShankGame.com