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Darksiders: Wrath Of War

Darksiders video focuses on War’s awesome steed, Ruin

The only thing a bad-ass demon slayer needs besides his massive sword, is an equally bad-ass horse – and that is just what War has in Darksiders. Ruin. Black as smoke, swift as flame, his pounding hooves are drums of doom. Okay. We didn’t come up with that, Vigil Games did, but it’s still a […]

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Darksiders: Wrath Of War headlines

  • Darksiders: Ask Vigil anything you want to know about the game

    Vigil has kindly allowed us to send over some questions regarding its upcoming Rapture infused action title, Darksiders. Before we start asking the development team what it eats for breakfast, how many people have been worked to death, and why War’s horse (Ruin) does not turn him into a pile of ash as he rides […]

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  • Darksiders gets boss movie and 10/10 from US mag

    THQ’s popped over the latest Darksiders movie, this time showing various hellish bosses and the now-expected Omen strings. It looks wicked. Watch it after the break. UK PR’s also pointed out that the first review, in US mag Play, has awarded the action game 10/10, calling it, “One of the most visually refined immersive and […]

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  • Darksiders has gone Gold, time to hone your sword

    Vigil’s environment artist, John Pearl, has announced via Twitter that Darksiders has gone gold. Here’s the tweet: “After all the hard work and long hours these last couple years…Darksiders has gone GOLD”. It’s out January 5 and 7 in the US and Europe, respectively. Check out the video we posted earlier today.

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  • Darksiders will use souls instead of coin for currency

    THQ has piled D’toid with loads of stuff on Darksiders: Wrath of War, along with some really hot new screens and a video. Apparently, War will be able to acquire weapons and upgrades through the exchange of souls instead of currency. See, souls are good for something other than controlling through the use of Jasmine […]

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  • Darksiders video shows off War's really big sword

    THQ and Vigil released another Darksiders video this week, and this one focuses on hacking and slashing enemies to death. Called The Horseman’s Road, it shows War fighting loads of angels and demons with his really big sword. Everyone wants a really big sword to smite things with, don’t ya know. Head on over to […]

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  • Midway's Mark Cook joins THQ as marketing manager for UK and Europe

    THQ has hired former Midway exec Mark Cook as its new marketing manager for UK and Europe and plans to start marketing titles earlier as a new global strategy. Cook will be in charge of marketing for Darksiders: Wrath of War, where he will spearhead the seven-month marketing campaign leading up to the January release […]

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  • THQ releases new video for Darksiders: Wrath of War

    THQ has released a new video full of CGI goodness for Darksiders: Wrath of War. The game’s set in a post apocalyptic demon filled world where the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse have been betrayed, stripped of all powers, and cast down to Earth. Players take on the role of the first of the Four Horsemen, […]

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  • Watch a thirty-minute demo for Darksiders: Wrath of War

    There’s a 30-minute demo for Darksiders: Wrath of War posted after the break. Shows loads of swordplay and the like, with the lead designer and creative director chatting to Gamespot about it at E3. The game’s set in a post apocalyptic demon filled world where the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse have been betrayed, stripped […]

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  • Darksiders: Wrath of War out 1st January 2010

    THQ has revealed that Darksiders: Wrath of War will hit retail 1st January 2010. That’s according to Gamespot who got the info via a THQ E3 webcast. We’re just wondering if any game shops are actually open that day. More soon.

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  • Darksiders: Wrath of War video shows angry demons

    A Darksiders: Wrath of War video is posted after the break and it looks pretty good actually, what with all the demons yelling in your face, and the swordplay. The game’s set in a post apocalyptic demon filled world where the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse have been betrayed, stripped of all powers, and cast […]

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  • THQ to cut $220 million in spending for the year

    THQ said this week that its plans to cut $220 million in spending for the just-started financial year are now in action. The shutting down five internal studios, laying off a quarter of THQ’s workforce, trying to sell off Big Huge Games, and making Heavy Iron and Incinerator Studios defunct are all known measures. The […]

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  • New Darksiders video shows how the world ends

    THQ’s posted another development diary from Darksiders: Wrath of War. The action game’s based on the OTT comic style of Joe Madureira and consists of a story involving the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse and an awful lot of demo action. It’s out next year. Video’s after the link.

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  • Darksiders: Wrath of War surfaces in developer diary

    After the link. We saw this at E3 last year, and the in-game footage from the action title in this video’s a boat-load better than it was then, let us tell you. The THQ game was supposed to release in 2008, and virtually nothing’s been seen on it outside the LA showing last July. Darksiders: […]

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