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Shank (PC cover
Game Box forShank (PC)


Shank is a 2D side-scroll platformer with a kind of "beat up" by Klei Entertainment studio. The plot of the game depicts the fate of the title character, a paid killer at the service of the mafia, who wants to take revenge on his former employers for the death of his girlfriend.

Arcade | platform | 2D | for 2 people | co-op

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Shank is a new game that a small team at Klei is working on. It’s an over-the-top action/adventure, built with all the things that we at Klei are passionate about: amazing control, great animation, immersive environment, and everything else that we feel like, and none of the stuff we don’t.

Game mode: single player  

User score: 8,6 / 10 based on 794 votes.

Pre-release expectations: 6.7 / 10 based on 189 votes.

PEGI rating Shank

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty. Game contains bad language. Game contains depictions of violence.

Shank System requirements

Microsoft Xbox 360

Xbox 360

  • Uses:
  • Xbox Live
PC / Windows

PC / Windows

  • Recommended:
  • Pentium IV 1.7 GHz
  • 1 GB RAM
  • graphic card 256 MB (GeForce 6800 or better)
  • 2 GB HDD
  • Windows XP/Vista/7
Sony PlayStation 3

PlayStation 3

  • Uses:
  • PlayStation Network
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