First look at THQ and Obsidian's new South Park RPG

THQ this morning sent over the first screens and game art from their upcoming South Park RPG.

The new, and apparently epic, South Park: The Game RPG is in development by none other than Obsidian Entertainment who were also responsible for Knights of the Old Republic II, Alpha Protocol and Dungeon Siege III. They know their way around the genre so we are definitely expecting the best. The title is being prepared as a full-featured, disc-based retail release, and is being developed in conjunction with South Park Digital Studios, so it better be good.

Check out the gallery below.

The South Park: The Game is scheduled to be released for the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC during the second half of 2012. Make sure to pre-order it from our Amazon link further down.

About the South Park RPG:

Developed in collaboration with South Park Digital Studios LLC, the joint venture between South Park creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker and Viacom Media Networks and Obsidian Entertainment, Inc., South Park: The Game is an epic role-playing adventure that will allow the user to befriend Stan, Kyle, Cartman and Kenny and explore the quiet little mountain town like never before. South Park: The Game is scheduled for release this year (2012).

South Park: The Stick of Truth - Xbox 360 (Video Game)

Manufacturer: Ubisoft
ESRB Rating: Mature
Platform: Xbox 360
Genre: role_playing_games

An Epic Quest to Become...Cool.

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.

For a thousand years, the battle has been waged. The sole reason humans and elves are locked in a never-ending war: The Stick of Truth. But the tides of war are soon to change as word of a new kid spreads throughout the land, his coming foretold by the stars. As the moving vans of prophecy drive away, your adventure begins.

Arm yourself with weapons of legend to defeat 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 Experience Written and voiced by Trey Parker and Matt Stone, The Stick of Truth brings their unique brand of humor to video gaming.
  • An 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 armor.
  • South Park Customization Insert yourself into South Park with something like a billion character, clothing, and weapon combinations.

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