After a few delays, Ubisoft finally announced the release date for the sequel to South Park: Stick of Truth! The Fractured But Whole will be available worldwide for PC, PS4 and Xbox One on October 17th.
Here’s a brief overview of the game’s synopsis:
With crime on the rise in South Park, the streets have never been more dangerous. As the sun sets on the quiet Colorado town, havoc and chaos unleash a reign of terror and the seedy underbelly of the city comes alive. The town needs new heroes to rise! Eric Cartman seizes the opportunity to save the town and create the best superhero franchise ever, his own Coon & Friends with himself as the leader, The Coon.
Players will resume their role as the New Kid and discover their backstory, createtheir unique costumes, and harness their fart-based powers from numerous hero classes to create their own original hero. The game features an all-new combat system along with a revamped looting and crafting system.
The sequel will be available in four editions: Standard, Gold, Steelbook Gold and Collectorâ€™s. Anyone who purchases South Park: The Fractured But Whole will receive South Park: The Stick of Truth for free. Depending where you pre-order the game, you’ll be able to start playing (or replaying) The Stick of Truth immediately.
Additionally, all pre-orders will also receive an exclusive in-game assistant: Towelie: Your Gaming Bud. Towelie will provide helpful and hilarious advice and commentary to players at key locations throughout the game.