A 2D side-scrolling action game developed by Klei Entertainment. Score:


Our Verdict: Shank isn't bad, it just has an uncanny knack of outstaying its welcome.

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Indie EA and the Bundle of Gloom

What do the real indie developers think of EA's controversial bundle?

3 Publish date May 10 2012

EA sale brings some bargains to Xbox LIVE

EA's kicking off the new year with a pretty decent sale on Xbox LIVE, offering up to 50 per cent off a range of 25 games and DLC.

6 Publish date Jan 6 2012

Shank 2 confirmed for early 2012

Shank 2 will be heading to XBLA, PSN and PC in early 2012, independent game developer Klei Entertainment - a partner of EA - has revealed.

Publish date Sep 28 2011

Shank Preview

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3 Publish date Aug 13 2010

Shank out late August

Side-scrolling arcade title from EA and Klei Entertainment.

Publish date Jul 21 2010

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Game Stats

Technical Specs
Release Date: 25/08/2010
Developer: Klei Entertainment
Publisher: Electronic Arts
Genre: Action
Rating: TBC
Site Rank: 10,366 63
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