Win the Exclusive Smallest CE in the Whole Wild West in a new Desperados III Speedrun Contest

Vienna, Austria/ Munich, Germany, August 27th, 2020: THQ Nordic and Mimimi Games proudly present: The Smallest Collector’s Edition in the Whole Wild West. This strictly limited edition is not for sale and only a few have been produced. This special edition contains 6 unique miniature figurines, an itsy bitsy artbook, the official soundtrack on a teeny tiny USB-Stick in the shape of a bullet, a John-Cooper-Stamp, and a mini wanted poster with a Steam-key on it.

The whole Collector’s Edition is only 3.4 x 2.3 x 2.1 inches, including 6 Figurines from Desperados 3 (5 Heroes & 1 Villain) which are all smaller than your fingertip.

Check out the new video about the Smallest CE.

As this Collector’s Edition is not for sale, there is only one way to get one for yourself: Win the upcoming Speedrun-Contest!


Mimimi Games and THQ Nordic are launching the second Desperados III Speedrun Contest. From August 20th until August 23rd anyone who is interested can participate and submit a video. Here are the rules:

  • Level: Eagle Falls
  • Difficulty: Normal
  • Settings: You can use your own game settings and your own control schemes
  • Challenge: Complete the level as fast as you can without triggering any alarms. You have to get the dynamite to blow up the bridge in the shooting range!
  • Video: In order to participate you must record your best speedrun playthrough of the described challenge above, then upload it on YouTube and send the uncut (!) video (also showing the Replay Screen and Mission Stats Screen upon mission completion) as link to [email protected]. Please note: If the Mimimi Games and THQ Nordic jury sees any evidence of video editing, cheating or disregard of rules, the submitted video and respective player will be disqualified. Please read the full set of rules here: or download it here:
  • Time: The submission period begins on August 27th, 8.00am PDT (Pacific Daylight Time) / August 27th, 5.00pm CEST (Central European Summer Time) and will end on August 30st, 11.59pm PDT / August 31st, 8.59am CEST.
  • Upon submission of the speedrun videos, players agree that these videos can be published and/or shared on social media by Mimimi Games / THQ Nordic

What can you win?

1st Place:

  • The Desperados III – Smallest Collector’s Edition in the Whole Wild West.
  • (please note: THQ Nordic can only send physical prizes to countries with a working postal service)
  • The special name title “Master of Eagle Falls” on our Discord server
  • A digital key for Desperados III to share the game with your friends
  • A digital key for the Desperados III Season Pass
  • One digital key for THQ Nordic’s SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom – Rehydrated

2nd – 5th Place:

  • A digital key for Desperados III to share the game with your friends
  • A digital key for the Desperados III Season Pass
  • One digital key for THQ Nordic’s SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom – Rehydrated

All other participants:

  • A chance to win either a digital key for the Desperados III Season Pass or one digital key for another THQ Nordic game like Darksiders Genesis, Wreckfest, Destroy All Humans! or SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom – Rehydrated

Desperados III is available now at an SRP of € 49.99 / $ 49.99 / £ 44.99 (PC) and € 59.99 / $ 59.99 / £ 54.99 (Consoles).

The Season Pass is available for € 12.99 / $ 12.99 / £ 11.99 (PC) and € 14.99 / $ 14.99 / £ 11.99 (Consoles).

Check out our entire vendor’s tray over at the order website:

About Desperados III

Desperados III is a story-driven, hardcore tactical stealth game, set in a ruthless Wild West scenario. In this long-awaited prequel to the beloved classic Desperados: Wanted Dead or Alive, John Cooper will join forces with the runaway bride Kate, the shady hitman Doc McCoy, the giant trapper Hector, and Isabelle, a mysterious lady from New Orleans. On Cooper’s quest for redemption, his adventures lead him and his gang from rural towns, over swamps and riverbanks, and finally to a dramatic showdown worthy of Wild West legends.

Play smart if you want to succeed. A good plan can make the difference between survival and finding yourself at the business end of a pistol. Combine your team’s special skills to overcome each tough challenge in your own style.


  • Play five unique characters, each with a very particular set of skills
  • Experience true freedom of choice with countless different ways to overcome any obstacle
  • Defeat large groups of enemies with careful planning and execution
  • Witness the glory of classic Wild West scenarios like frontier towns, mysterious swamps, sprawling modern cities, and many more
  • Choose between non-lethal and deadly attacks, stealth and blazing guns
  • Adjust the game to your playstyle with various difficulty settings and special replay challenges
  • The Showdown mode allows you to pause the game anytime and react to ambushes or surprise attacks

For more information on the game, please visit:

Official Desperados III Website

About Mimimi Games

Mimimi Games was founded by Dominik Abé and Johannes Roth in 2008. The independent, award-winning development studio consists of about 25 employees and is based in Munich. As core studio Mimimi develops for PC as well as consoles and breathed new life into the real-time tactics genre with their title Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun in 2016. Currently, Mimimi is working on Desperados III.

Mimimi Productions Website

About THQ Nordic

Our official boiler plate can be found on our website:

THQ Nordic Website