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South Park RPG - Official Site Launched

by Dhruin, 2012-06-05 13:00:32

An official site for South Park: The Stick of Truth has been launched by THQ - there's not much there beyond the trailer and preorder links but hopefully we'll see more soon. Here's the accompanying fact sheet - interestingly, it still says Fall 2012:

South Park: The Stick of Truth

Embark on an epic quest to become... cool.  

Product Description

From the perilous battlefields of the fourth-grade playground, a young hero will rise, destined to be South Park’s savior. From the creators of South Park, Trey Parker and Matt Stone, comes an epic quest to become… cool. Introducing South Park: The Stick of Truth.

You begin as the new kid in town facing a harrowing challenge: making friends. As you start your quest the children of South Park are embroiled in a city-wide, live-action-role-playing game, casting imaginary spells and swinging fake swords.  Over time the simple children’s game escalates into a battle of good and evil that threatens to consume the world.

Arm yourself with weapons of legend to defeat crabpeople, underpants gnomes, hippies and other forces of evil.  Discover the lost Stick of Truth and earn your place at the side of Stan, Kyle, Cartman and Kenny as their new friend. Succeed, and you shall be South Park’s savior, cementing your social status in South Park Elementary. Fail, and you will forever be known… as a loser.

Key Features
  •  The Definitive South Park ExperienceWritten and voiced by Trey Parker and Matt Stone, The Stick of Truth brings their unique brand of humor to video gaming.
  • The Epic Quest To Become... Cool
          Earn your place alongside Stan, Kyle, Cartman and Kenny, and join them in a   
          hysterical adventure to save South Park.
  • Friends With Benefits
         Recruit classic South Park characters to your cause.
  • Intense Combat
         Arm yourself to the teeth with an arsenal of magical weapons and mystical
  • South Park Customization
         Insert yourself into South Park with something like a billion character, clothing,
         and weapon combinations.

Product Specifications

Publisher:               THQ Inc.
Developer:              Obsidian Entertainment
Category:                OMGRPG 2.0
Release:                 Fall 2012
Platforms:               Xbox 360®, PlayStation® 3, PC

Information about

SP: The Stick of Truth

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Modern
Genre: RPG
Platform: PC
Release: Released