South Park: The Stick of Truth get's a release date

Trey Parker and Matt Stone showed up at E3 to present the debut trailer for South Park: The Stick of Truth and talk a bit about the game. We did a piece of it in this week's podcast (E3 Special) and we have the interview in there, too!

The South Park role-playing game being developed by Obsidian Entertainment. It was announced that the downloadable content for the game will come to Xbox Live first. The DLC comprises three downloadable episode packs: A "Standalone adventures featuring their own stories, taking you to places in South Park you've never seen before," says Microsoft.

Two preorder bonus sets were also revealed: the Good Times With Weapons Pack, including the Samurai Costume, Cartman's Kick-Ass Sai, and the Bulrog Chicken Attack; and the Xbox-exclusive Mysterion Superhero Pack, which includes the Superhero Costume, Dagger of Cthulhu, and Mysterion Special Attack.

South Park: The Stick of Truth on the Xbox 360 will also feature Kinect functionality so you can taunt enemies and launch attacks with voice recognition. "Finally, for the first time in South Park history," says the press release, "you can call Cartman a 'fat ass,' and he'll respond."

South Park: The Stick of Truth launches on March 5, 2013, with DLC heading to Xbox 360 first. Xbox fans everywhere thank you Trey Parker and Matt Stone!