Did you enjoy Stacking, the latest downloadable game from the excellent Double Fine Studios?
With such a unique premise and its open-world approach to puzzle solving, Stacking is a gem of a game that you should definitely try out if you’re looking for oodles of style, charm, humour and clever personality and environment puzzles to solve!
But lo, what’s this? Downloadable content for Stacking? Yes, that’s very correct! The first new adventure for Stacking has been released on Xbox LIVE Marketplace for 400 MS Points, titled (what else) ‘The Lost Hobo King.’
Here’s the skinny on the DLC’s story with some great screenshots included (Warning: Craziness Ensues):
“In the Lost Hobo King, the first downloadable expansion for Double Fine’s Stacking, players once again assume the role of Charlie Blackmore, the world’s smallest Russian stacking doll.”
“Charlie travels with his hobo friend Levi to the mysterious kingdom of Camelfoot, the mythical resting place of lost hobo king and his crown. Charlie must help Levi’s uncle, Rufus Ryken, reclaim his rightful throne by solving three tests of valor and reawakening the hobo blacksmiths of old. Only then can the crown be reforged, enabling Rufus to become king and unite the fractured hobo people under one sardine.
“The Lost Hobo King features a complete adventure with several new challenges, each with multiple solutions, an all new assortment of unique dolls with engaging abilities, and a new round of hi-jinks to discover and make trouble with. Only the worthy can reclaim the crown of Camelfoot!”
Here’s a great quick list of features included in The Lost Hobo King for Stacking:
- An all-new storyline sprinkled with Double Fine’s signature charm;
- A fully realized environment to explore ‒ the lost hobo kingdom of Camelfoot;
- Several new challenges, each with multiple solutions;
- More than 15 new unique dolls, each with new abilities;
- A new set of mischief making hi-jinks to discover and enjoy;
- New achievements and trophies to earn.
(Note: The Lost Hobo King is also available on the US PlayStation Store, and will become available on the European PlayStation Store soon.)