Darksiders, Red Faction and more go to under the hammer

Wednesday, 27 February 2013 01:17 GMT By Brenna Hillier

THQ is to auction off its remaining unsold properties.

Assets yet to be snapped up in last months’ major auction will be offered in a new court-approved sales process to kick off on April 15, the deadline for bids.

THQ is offering six distinct packages. Darksiders, Red Faction, Homeworld and MX will be sold as individual properties. Internally-produced properties will be sold in one bundle, while licensed titles will be offered in another. The purchaser will be liable for costs associated with licensed costs.

A full list of what’s in each package is available below, but both bundles include some cracking properties like de Blob, Supreme Commander, Titan Quest, Drawn to Life, Lock’s Quest, Costume Quest, Worms and Stacking. Whoever picks up these bundles will take over all costs and revenues associated with back-catalogue sales, as well as, in some cases, have the right to develop the property further.

THQ said it has already received more than 100 expressions of interest for various properties and is anticipating “a vigorous sale”.

Most of THQ’s properties and in-development titles were purchased last month, with the notable exception of Vigil Studios and its Darksiders property. Many former Vigil staffers joined a new Crytek team, but Crytek isn’t interested in the action series.

    Lot 1: Red Faction

  • Red Faction
  • Red Faction 2
  • Red Faction: Armageddon
  • Red Faction: Guerrilla
    Lot 2: Homeworld

  • Homeworld
  • Homeworld 2
    Lot 3: MX

  • MX Alive
  • MX Superfly featuring Ricky Carmichael
  • MX Unleashed
  • MX vs. ATV Reflex
  • MX vs. ATV Untamed
  • MX vs. ATV Alive Tournament
  • MX vs. ATV Unleashed
  • MX vs. ATV: On the Edge
    Lot 4: Darksiders

  • Darksiders
  • Darksiders II
    Lot 5: Internal titles

  • All Star Cheer Squad
  • All Star Cheer Squad 2
  • All Star Karate
  • Baja: Edge of Control
  • Battle of the Bands
  • Beat City
  • Big Beach Sports
  • Big Beach Sports 2
  • Big Family Games
  • Crawler
  • de Blob
  • de Blob 2
  • Deadly Creatures
  • Deep Six
  • Destroy All Humans!
  • Destroy All Humans! 2
  • Destroy All Humans! Big Willy Unleashed
  • Destroy All Humans! Path of the Furon
  • Dood’s Big Adventure
  • Drawn to Life
  • Drawn to Life: The Next Chapter
  • Elements of Destruction
  • Fantastic Pets
  • Frontlines: Fuel of War
  • Full Spectrum Warrior 1
  • Full Spectrum Warrior 2: Ten Hammers
  • Juiced
  • Juiced 2: Hot Import Nights
  • Lock’s Quest: Construction Combat
  • Neighborhood Games
  • Pax Imperia
  • Stuntman: Ignition
  • Summoner
  • Summoner 2
  • Terranium
  • The Outfit
  • Titan Quest
  • Titan Quest: Immortal Throne
  • uDraw
  • World of Zoo
    Lot 6: Licensed software

  • Costume Quest
  • Daniel X (SueJack)
  • Deepak Chopra’s Leela (Curious Holdings)
  • Fancy Nancy: Tea Party Time! (Harper Collins)
  • Jeopardy
  • Jeopardy 2
  • Journey to the Center of the Earth
  • Let’s Ride Best of Breed
  • Marvel Super Hero Squad: Comic Combat
  • Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet
  • Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet 2
  • Nancy Drew: The Hidden Staircase
  • Nexuiz
  • Paws & Claws: Marine Rescue
  • Paws & Claws: Papered Pets Resort 3D
  • PurrPals 2
  • Rio
  • Rocket Riot
    Screwjumper (Frozen Codebase)
  • Scripps Spelling Bee (Scripps)
  • Sherlock Holmes and the Mystery of Osborne House
  • Stacking
  • Supreme Commander
  • Supreme Commander: Forged Alliance
  • The Biggest Loser
  • Truth or Lies
  • Vampire Legends: Power of Three (dtp)
  • Wheel of Fortune
  • Wheel of Fortune 2
  • World of Zoo
  • Worms
  • Worms 2
  • Worms: Battle Islands
  • Worms: Open Warfare
  • Worms: A Space Oddity
  • Worms: Open Warfare 2 (Team17)
  • You Don’t Know Jack (Jellyvision)

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