|
Your donations keep RPGWatch running!
RPGWatch Forums » Comments » News Comments » Gamasutra - Deathspank, Distribution and Portals

Default Gamasutra - Deathspank, Distribution and Portals

March 25th, 2009, 15:24
An interesting article at Gamasutra from GDC for those that follow the industry or take an interest in indie games. The piece reports on a talk from Hothead (Penny Arcade Adventures) that discusses their experience selling the game online. They provide some data on the breakdown of Live vs PSN vs computer sales and then Windows vs Mac vs Linux. Ron Gilbert's Deathspank gets a mention - apparently the humorous adventure/RPG/Monkey Island/Diablo mashup is in "full production".
More information.
Dhruin is offline

Dhruin

Dhruin's Avatar
Keeper of the Watch
Super Moderator
RPGWatch Team

#1

Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Sydney, Australia
Posts: 11,968

Default 

March 25th, 2009, 15:24
DeathSpank sounds like the Bard's Tale remake?
wolfing is offline

wolfing

wolfing's Avatar
Wonders what SasqWatch is

#2

Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Tardis
Posts: 3,365

Default 

March 25th, 2009, 17:26
No, I don't think it would be like this.

Just visit the Grumpy Gamer blog, I think you might read more about it there (haven't been there for a year or more).

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction. (E.F.Schumacher, Economist, Source)
Alrik Fassbauer is offline

Alrik Fassbauer

Alrik Fassbauer's Avatar
TL;DR

#3

Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Old Europe
Posts: 16,037

Default 

March 25th, 2009, 22:03
Has anyone actually seen a game play vid of this game? All I can find is the intro, and two vids covering some of the loot (which, if accurate, looks hilarious).
Santos is offline

Santos

Ass-hat

#4

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: NH
Posts: 573
RPGWatch Forums » Comments » News Comments » Gamasutra - Deathspank, Distribution and Portals
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 15:26.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright by RPGWatch