Tag Archives: darksiders
Fri, Aug 23, 2013 | 18:37 BST
It’s been four months since Nordic Games forked out $4.9 million for a handful of ex-THQ properties. The Austrian-based company is still working to complete the transaction, and this means it might be a fair while before we see new instalments in any of the acquired series’.
Wed, Jun 19, 2013 | 05:54 BST
Nordic Games can’t tell us what it’s going to do with Darksiders, Red Faction and the many other ex-THQ properties it picked up in April because it still hasn’t taken possession of all of them.
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 | 16:46 BST
Nordic Games has said it’s received the most feedback from the community on franchises Darksiders, MX vs. ATV, Red Faction and Titan Quest since picking up the properties from THQ in April.
Wed, Apr 24, 2013 | 09:15 BST
Tue, Apr 23, 2013 | 18:23 BST
Nordic Games owner and CEO Lars Wingefors has said Darksiders 3 will be developed by a studio that knows what to do with the franchise, and the team chosen will be “the best creative team” it can find.
Tue, Apr 23, 2013 | 09:35 BST
Nordic Games was the highest bidder for Darksiders, MX vs ATV and Red Faction – just one of a number of surprising results from THQ’s final auction.
Mon, Apr 22, 2013 | 06:28 BST
Thu, Mar 28, 2013 | 18:23 GMT
Although Crytek is not interested in making a new Darksiders game, they did pick up a number of developer Vigil’s staff members to form the studio Crytek USA studio when all that stuff with THQ went down. And now they’re looking to buy the rights to the franchise, because, well, if somebody is going to have them it might as well be the people who made it.
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 | 23:29 GMT
THQ is to auction off its remaining unsold properties.
Fri, Dec 21, 2012 | 11:21 GMT
Ubisoft is interested in bidding on THQ’s suite of studios and IP, MCV’s sources have suggested.
Fri, Dec 21, 2012 | 01:05 GMT
The holiday season is replete with sales and I am tired of writing about them so here’s a very brief round up. Amazon has the entire Darksiders franchise on PC for $13.20 – that includes both games and DLC. Rockstar has put every iOS game except Grand Theft Auto: Vice City on sale for 99¢, which is a particularly good price for Chinatown Wars, normally $10. Finally, if you check out the Wii U eShop, you’ll see an indies sale banner – Trine 2, Little Inferno and Chasing Aurora or Puddle (depending on territory) are discounted.
Thu, Dec 13, 2012 | 03:22 GMT
The Humble THQ Bundle has ended selling 885,284 bundles and raking in a total of $5,097,373.06
Fri, Nov 30, 2012 | 16:55 GMT
The Humble THQ Bundle has already surpassed $2 million in sales, and according to a representative of the charity bundle site, contributors needn’t be worried the service is shying away from indie titles.
Thu, Nov 29, 2012 | 19:49 GMT
The Humble THQ Bundle has been announced and contains seven games for PC-only with Steam keys and soundtracks for all games, minus Metro 2033.
Fri, Aug 24, 2012 | 13:29 BST
THQ’s online store has received a bunch of discounts today, including Darksiders for anyone who needs filled in on the backstory before jumping in to Darksiders 2.
Tue, Aug 07, 2012 | 02:45 BST
Darksiders 2 has several life-extending options once you’ve trundled through the enormous main quest, including a New Game+ mode and the arena-style combat of the Crucible.
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 | 14:10 BST
Wed, Aug 01, 2012 | 20:18 BST
Still have your old saves from Darksiders? Good for you for hanging onto them, because they unlock two in-game items in Darksiders II: the Pauldron of the Horsemen and the Chaos Fang. The first is a level 5 piece of armor which boosts Death’s stats and crit damage, while the other is a level 1 scythe which also boosts Death’s crit damage, and overall damage. The in-game item unlocks are based on unlocked Achievements. Darksiders II is out on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360 in just a couple of weeks.
Thu, Jul 19, 2012 | 17:37 BST
THQ has released the fourth, and final installment of the Darksiders II “Behind the Mask” series. In it, Vigil discusses skill trees, magic, and “nearly limitless loot, mixed with fast-paced combat.” Darksiders II is out on PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 in August, with a Wii U version coming sometime after the console releases.
Fri, Jun 29, 2012 | 19:56 BST
THQ has released a behind-the scenes look at the live-action Darksiders II vidoe, The Last Sermon. Watch it below. Darksiders II is out in August on PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. A Wii U version is expected around the console’s launch.