Shank 2 is an brawler game developed by Klei Entertainment, released on February 7th, 2012. It is sequal to Shank 1. Shank is a 2D side-scrolling beat ‘em up developed by Klei Entertainment and published by Electronic Arts. The game features both melee and ranged combat, as well as some acrobatic gameplay. The story was written by God of War co-creator Marianne Krawczyk and tells the tale of Shank’s quest for revenge.
The main character carries three main weapons: a chainsaw, dual pistols, and dual knives. The weapons are mapped to a face button which allows players to seamlessly switch weapons. Shank also contains many basic elements of platforming games, which include the players jumping and scaling buildings, and using knives to climb.
The game features an all-new Survival Mode, allowing the player to team up with friends to take down increasingly difficult waves of enemies. Using the new, multi-weapon combat system, you now have countless of ways to take them down, ranging from counter moves to weapon combos!
The game will also feature richer and interactive environments that the player can use to take down enemy goons, all in a unique and stunning visual style. The player also has the abillity to use enemies weapons against them.
Check out First 15 minuts Gameplay of Shank 2 below.