History VideoGame / DeathSpank

13th Sep '17 7:29:25 AM WaterBlap
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A sequel known as ''[[BaconAddiction The Baconing]]'' was released in August of 2011. Taking place after [[spoiler:[=DeathSpank=] killed Sandy]] and established the land of [[{{Egopolis}} Spanktopia]], [=DeathSpank=] must once again save the world, this time from [[EvilCounterpart The Anti-Spank]], created when [=DeathSpank=] wore all of the thongs at once.

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A sequel known as ''[[BaconAddiction The Baconing]]'' ''The Baconing'' was released in August of 2011. Taking place after [[spoiler:[=DeathSpank=] killed Sandy]] and established the land of [[{{Egopolis}} Spanktopia]], [=DeathSpank=] must once again save the world, this time from [[EvilCounterpart The Anti-Spank]], created when [=DeathSpank=] wore all of the thongs at once.



* BaconAddiction: Bacon is a part of the ''plot''.
23rd Jul '17 5:33:53 PM nombretomado
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* XMeetsY: Ron Gilbert describes it as ''VideoGame/MonkeyIsland'' meets ''VideoGame/{{Diablo}}''.
25th Dec '16 8:46:58 AM ADrago
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* LostForever: The Primp VIP achievement/trophy in Thongs. If you open the chest in her brothel before viewing all 20 of her costumes, it's gone because Madame Primp will become hostile. The game saves as soon as you open it, so quitting out via dashboard wont save you. Also combines with [[GuideDangIt guide dang it]] because you don't know Primp will attack you, and the fact that it's in plain sight, begging you to open it while Primp is changing costumes doesn't help.
** The Konichiwa achievement/trophy is also potentially missable. You have to talk to the Japanese judge in Wortten's office to get the "Learn Japanese" book to appear in the library. If you begin the cookoff without doing so, Wortten may kill him during the battle (she kills judges at random), preventing you from spawning the book.


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* PermanentlyMissableContent:
** The Primp VIP achievement/trophy in Thongs. If you open the chest in her brothel before viewing all 20 of her costumes, it's gone because Madame Primp will become hostile. The game saves as soon as you open it, so quitting out via dashboard wont save you. Also combines with [[GuideDangIt guide dang it]] because you don't know Primp will attack you, and the fact that it's in plain sight, begging you to open it while Primp is changing costumes doesn't help.
** The Konichiwa achievement/trophy is also potentially missable. You have to talk to the Japanese judge in Wortten's office to get the "Learn Japanese" book to appear in the library. If you begin the cookoff without doing so, Wortten may kill him during the battle (she kills judges at random), preventing you from spawning the book.
27th Jul '16 5:06:52 AM Morgenthaler
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** Justice, worn by DeathSpank.

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** Justice, worn by DeathSpank.[=DeathSpank=].



** Peace, worn by [[spoiler: Sandy Bravitor. Her grandfather was the forger of the Thongs, and her plan was to have DeathSpank retrieve them all so she could destroy them, and ultimately kill him as well. You can submit to her, but ''The Baconing'' reveals that DeathSpank killed her instead and took all 6 Thongs for himself]].

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** Peace, worn by [[spoiler: Sandy Bravitor. Her grandfather was the forger of the Thongs, and her plan was to have DeathSpank [=DeathSpank=] retrieve them all so she could destroy them, and ultimately kill him as well. You can submit to her, but ''The Baconing'' reveals that DeathSpank [=DeathSpank=] killed her instead and took all 6 Thongs for himself]].



* HiveMind: Possibly shown by the [[PuppeteerParasite Mind Barnacles]] by DeathSpank when [[spoiler: he infects the protectors of the wells to get the quest required item they carry.]] Although they could just have a lot of information stored in them and speak on behalf of the mother barnacle instead.

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* HiveMind: Possibly shown by the [[PuppeteerParasite Mind Barnacles]] by DeathSpank [=DeathSpank=] when [[spoiler: he infects the protectors of the wells to get the quest required item they carry.]] Although they could just have a lot of information stored in them and speak on behalf of the mother barnacle instead.
21st May '16 9:03:54 PM nombretomado
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** The Rudolph glitch. Sometimes Santa's top reindeer won't show up due to a bug, and you're required to kill him to get a special helmet in order to progress. If you kill all of the lesser reindeer in the area when Rudolph is missing and save, Rudolph will ''never'' show up again, and the game becomes unwinnable. However, if you allow yourself to die while at least one lesser reindeer is alive, Rudolph will come back when you do. If you're playing the PC or PS3 version, Hothead can fix your save file if it happens. If you're on 360, you're boned. What makes this glitch especially bad is that this takes place 95% of the way through the game.

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** The Rudolph glitch. Sometimes Santa's top reindeer won't show up due to a bug, and you're required to kill him to get a special helmet in order to progress. If you kill all of the lesser reindeer in the area when Rudolph is missing and save, Rudolph will ''never'' show up again, and the game becomes unwinnable. However, if you allow yourself to die while at least one lesser reindeer is alive, Rudolph will come back when you do. If you're playing the PC or PS3 [=PS3=] version, Hothead can fix your save file if it happens. If you're on 360, you're boned. What makes this glitch especially bad is that this takes place 95% of the way through the game.
18th Apr '16 5:11:00 PM Prfnoff
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'''[=DeathSpank=]''' is a two-part ActionRPG in the vein of ''{{VideoGame/Diablo}}'', developed by Creator/RonGilbert of the ''VideoGame/MonkeyIsland'' series and centered around IdiotHero Extraordinaire [=DeathSpank=], self-proclaimed "Hero of the Downtrodden, Dispenser of Justice and Vanquisher of Evil". The first half, ''Orphans of Justice'' (or simply just [=DeathSpank=]) has our hero on a quest to obtain [[MacGuffin The Artifact]], and later, rescuing orphans from Lord Von Prong. The second part, ''Thongs of Virtue'' has [=DeathSpank=] traveling to various locales to defeat those corrupted by the Thongs of Power.

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'''[=DeathSpank=]''' ''[=DeathSpank=]'' is a two-part ActionRPG in the vein of ''{{VideoGame/Diablo}}'', developed by Creator/RonGilbert of the ''VideoGame/MonkeyIsland'' series and centered around IdiotHero Extraordinaire [=DeathSpank=], self-proclaimed "Hero of the Downtrodden, Dispenser of Justice and Vanquisher of Evil". The first half, ''Orphans of Justice'' (or simply just [=DeathSpank=]) has our hero on a quest to obtain [[MacGuffin The Artifact]], and later, rescuing orphans from Lord Von Prong. The second part, ''Thongs of Virtue'' has [=DeathSpank=] traveling to various locales to defeat those corrupted by the Thongs of Power.
2nd Nov '15 2:11:09 PM FF32
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** ChekovsGun: It turns out that the artifact was actually a power source / crafting ingredient that could be used to forge a legendary piece of armor... but since they already created six pairs of armor and needed millions of similar artifacts to make one, it was useful but pretty much vendor trash on its own. In The Baconing, you find caches of artifacts that are being used as power sources and sacrifice them to undo the curse planted on five of the armors (Deathspank was stupid enough to wear all six pairs at once).

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** ChekovsGun: ChekhovsGun: It turns out that the artifact was actually a power source / crafting ingredient that could be used to forge a legendary piece of armor... but since they already created six pairs of armor and needed millions of similar artifacts to make one, it was useful but pretty much vendor trash on its own. In The Baconing, you find caches of artifacts that are being used as power sources and sacrifice them to undo the curse planted on five of the armors (Deathspank was stupid enough to wear all six pairs at once).
22nd Mar '15 12:13:20 PM TheUnsquished
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** Possibly a play on how players tend to name their characters something along the lines of [[PennyArcade SkullAssassin]] in games.

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** Possibly a play on how players tend to name their characters something along the lines of [[PennyArcade [[Webcomic/PennyArcade SkullAssassin]] in games.
23rd Oct '14 7:05:42 PM kome360
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** ChekovsGun: It turns out that the artifact was actually a power source / crafting ingredient that could be used to forge a legendary piece of armor... but since they already created six pairs of armor and needed millions of similar artifacts to make one, it was useful but pretty much vendor trash on its own. In The Baconing, you find caches of artifacts that are being used as power sources and sacrifice them to undo the curse planted on five of the armors (Deathspank was stupid enough to wear all six pairs at once).
24th Jul '14 4:54:09 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* DemonicSpider: Just about any enemy with a level even remotely close to yours can really tear chunks out of your lifebar. Enemies that have orange or red level numbers (which indicate their threat to you) can kill you in one or two hits. And they often come in large packs.



* HeyItsThatVoice: Looks like [[{{Gundam00}} Sergei Smirnov]] found his true calling as a Dispenser of Justice!
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