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The Baconing

Deal of the Week plus a Konami super sale
7 years ago

Deal of the Week plus a Konami super sale

Deal of the Week is back! Ok, so it didn’t actually go anywhere but XBLA games have been curiously missing from the past few, so you’ll be pleased to …
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Get your wallet out for the Xbox Live Fan Appreciation Sale
7 years ago

Get your wallet out for the Xbox Live Fan Appreciation Sale

Last week we announced that there was set to be a number of sales this month across Xbox marketplace. We now have the full details of the “Fan Appreciation …
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The Baconing DLC adds new co-op character
8 years ago

The Baconing DLC adds new co-op character

If you played The Baconing, you know there’s a colorful cast of co-op characters. Some newly-released DLC expands that roster and puts you in the shoes of Roesha, One Bad Mutha. Inspired …
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The Baconing review (XBLA)
8 years ago

The Baconing review (XBLA)

The Baconing was developed by Hothead Games and published by Valcon Games. It retails for 1200 MSP. A copy of the game was provided for review purposes.

The Baconing is the third installment in the DeathSpank series. Why it isn’t simply called DeathSpank 3 is a mystery but with a game this over the top it only seems appropriate. This game has the hero DeathSpank seeking to destroy the Thongs of Virtue by burning them in bacon fire. This mission will branch of into countless other directions as the citizens of the world give DeathSpank other quests to do as well. Those familiar with the series know about the over the top humor of the game and frantic combat of the game. But is this installment enough to win over the uninitiated?

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What we are playing: Week of September 4
8 years ago

What we are playing: Week of September 4

What we are playing is a weekly column that appears each weekend. Various staff members let the world know what games had them hooked the past week and which ones …
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The Baconing to hit XBLA on August 31
8 years ago

The Baconing to hit XBLA on August 31

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Hothead Games and Valcon LLC have finally announced a release date for their much anticipated third entry into the Deathspank Xbox Live Arcade series, The Baconing. While the game …
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The Baconing being published by Valcon LLC
8 years ago

The Baconing being published by Valcon LLC

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The first two Deathspank titles were published by EA, but that will change for the third installment. This time, Hothead Games teamed up with Valcon LLC, publishers …
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The Baconing’s colorful cast

Everyone loves a good main character, but a story is nothing without a good supporting cast filled with crazy characters. How is one supposed to have a big adventure …
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The Baconing preview

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Hothead Games is aiming to make The Baconing the best entry yet into the DeathSpank series. Fans wrote in with all of their complaints and ideas and now Hothead …
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Sizzling footage of The Baconing
8 years ago

Sizzling footage of The Baconing

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The guys over at GameSpot got Mike Inglehart, producer from Hothead Games, to stop by and demo The Baconing. During the demo they talk quite a bit about the …
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