Originally Posted by Cyrus7
If DeathSpank is a success, he won't need the lottery to buy the rights
Or he just teams up with Telltale, who already managed a deal with LucasArts for Monkey Island. A Monkey 3a should be very possible by the same means.
I wouldn't worry about breaking continuity for games after MI2 at all. It won't be a Star Trek 11, and the case is a little different here.