You Don't Know Jack DLC Confirmed

You Don't Know Jack DLC Confirmed

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Written by Rebecca Smith (punkyliar) on 10 December 10 at 13:30

THQ have confirmed that they are planning to release four downloadable packs for their upcoming game You Don't Know Jack. Each downloadable pack will contain ten extra episodes for the game. There will be 73 episodes on the disc.

The game is resurrecting the long-running series of video games that first appeared in 1995. The quiz is presented like a television show, where "pop and high culture collide" with questions about "what’s newsworthy, relevant and interesting in today’s world". The games even inspired a short-lived TV show in 2001, but the quiz show only lasted for six episodes before being replaced by The Wayne Brady Show.

As well as the game modes that were announced in October, THQ have confirmed that the Shorties mode will also be returning, as will the chance to "Screw Your Opponent" in multiplayer modes. The Fauxmercials will also be present in between games.

Here are some screenshots that were released earlier this month:

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You Don't Know Jack will be released in N America on February 8th, 2011.
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LethalBizzzzzle
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Posted on 10 December 10 at 13:33
What-a-prick cactus company? haha!

I'll be keeping my eye on this one
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Posted on 10 December 10 at 13:35
Man, when I first read the title of the thread I thought "I didn't even know they released it" lol. Definitely should be a first day release pickup for me. I loved this game when it first came out for the PC, and its still the only game I remember that I was able to get me, my brother, mom and dad to all play with me. Can't wait!
Snow Marley
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Posted on 10 December 10 at 14:02
First day buy for sure.... can't wait for it.... remember the good old times, playing YDKJ... ahhhh it's gonna be awsome....
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Snow Marley said:First day buy for sure.... can't wait for it.... remember the good old times, playing YDKJ... ahhhh it's gonna be awesome....+1 For me too... good old times indeed. Definitely gonna 1000 this (well I guess 1000 plus this with the DLC)
TheGIGGAS
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Posted on 10 December 10 at 14:22
I am so there immediately.

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Posted on 10 December 10 at 14:41
Oh how I long for the days when games came complete when they were released. Announcing DLC before the game is out just kinda rubs me the wrong way. DLC is just getting ridiculously out of hand these days and people buy right into it.
NLi10
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Posted on 10 December 10 at 15:00
Yay if the DLC are updates and involve more recent events.

Nay if it's just stuff that's on the disk.

Will wait to see pricing, but TP is getting old now (even with all 3 non-ach DLC packs) so a new quiz would be fab for Ms NLi10.
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Posted on 10 December 10 at 15:41
I still have all the YDKJ games for the PC, had lots of fun a parties with them back in the day. Really looking forward to a very fun game with this one.
ERIKDOTCOM
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Posted on 10 December 10 at 16:58
This game actually looks like a lot of fun.
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Posted on 10 December 10 at 17:07
Will this be released in Europe?
punkyliar
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Posted on 10 December 10 at 17:42
MichaelMackie1 said:Will this be released in Europe?At the moment, it doesn't look like it. However, they haven't given Europe a definite "no" either so I wouldn't lose hope yet.
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Posted on 10 December 10 at 18:51
My friends and I still pull out the old PC games every once in a while, so I can't wait for this. SO happy that there will be new fauxmericals too - they included a whole bonus disc of them with one of the PC games and it's seriously some of the funniest stuff of I've heard. laugh
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Posted on 10 December 10 at 19:51
I seriously can't wait to screw my neighbor!
Splodin' it hardcore since the day I was born...
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Posted on 10 December 10 at 22:20
These games were fun, I had YDKJ Sports and Vol 1 & 2 - this should be a great game, can't wait!
BDSLiVe
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Posted on 11 December 10 at 02:35
What is a tresident?
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BDSLiVe said:What is a tresident?To quote a famous philosopher:
"Dude, if you have to ask, you'll never know..." laugh
"That was such uber-pwnage." (Kyle Broflovski, "Make Love Not Warcraft")
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Posted on 11 December 10 at 04:07
I want this badly.
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Posted on 11 December 10 at 04:52
WILL BUY
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Posted on 11 December 10 at 07:00
might try it out
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