Hothead Games has announced that it will be releasing the original DeathSpank through Steam on October 26th. It is unclear when the sequel to DeathSpank, DeathSpank: Thongs of Virtue, will be made available for this platform.
The original game, which was renamed to DeathSpank: Orphans of Justice after the sequel was released, is currently available for pre-order on Steam at a price of $13.49, which includes a 10% pre-order discount. Additionally, consumers are able to pre-order the “Shank and ‘Spank” pack, which includes both the original DeathSpank and Shank, a beat-’em-up that was developed by Klei Entertainment and released in August 2010. This package will be available at a price of $29.98, though consumers who pre-order it will receive a 15% discount.
DeathSpank: Orphans of Justice was released for Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 on July 13th, and was rated “Worth Buying” in our Elder-Geek Video Review.