The co-op mode consists of a sidekick system. Player 2 won't get any saved progress as Sparkeles or Ninja Steve - but they can assist Deathspank.
Join DeathSpank in his all new adventure, DeathSpank™: Thongs of Virtue! Fight through war-torn battlefields, tame the violent High Plains, and sail your own pirate ship through the savage seas. Wield exciting new weapons, slay unbelievable new creatures, and take DeathSpank on the ultimate quest to find and destroy the mysterious Thongs of Virtue.
Hilarious new story of epic proportions: Guide DeathSpank on an all-new voyage spanning massive war-torn battlefields, savage seas, and more as he hunts down magical thongs in an effort to combine their powers and create peace and harmony in the universe.
New loot to collect: Vanquish evil using an all-new array of weapons, armor, and loot spanning different eras of history.
Sidekick Co-Op Mode is back, and it brought a friend: Grab a friend and choose one of two hilarious sidekicks to help save the world in co-operative couch play. Use your magical skills as Sparkles the wizard or your kung-fu moves as the new ninjatastic Steve.
Tons of new quests and characters: Battle your way through over 150 new quests and puzzles and meet a brand new cast of hilarious characters in the funniest game ever involving ... thongs.