Darksiders Archive

  • Nordic Games Buys Up Darksiders, Red Faction, Summoner and Other THQ IPs

    Nordic Games Buys Up Darksiders, Red Faction, Summoner and Other THQ IPs

    THQ is gone forever and the bidding for the publisher’s extensive portfolio of franchise IPs has finally ended. Before today we knew that Crytek acquired the Homefront franchise, Deep Silver nabbed Metro: Last Light and Volition, Inc. (including Saints Row IV), Ubisoft picked up South […]

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  • Review: Darksiders II

    Review: Darksiders II

    The Darksiders universe is an interesting one as it was conceived to be an integral part of a product to be sold to Americans. Shin Megami Tensei as a series did not get off to a great foot in the States because the game explicitly […]

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  • Darksiders II Rides Onto Wii U With GamePad Tricks and 5+ Hours of Bonus Content

    Darksiders II Rides Onto Wii U With GamePad Tricks and 5+ Hours of Bonus Content

    Darksiders II on Wii U will be slightly more than a direct port of the action-adventure game currently available on PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. At launch, all existing downloadable content and pre-order incentives will be included on the disc right out of the box, […]

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  • Giveaway: Darksiders II Digital Comic

    Giveaway: Darksiders II Digital Comic

    Fans of Darksiders and comics, we have just the thing for you: free copies of the Darksiders II digital comic book, courtesy of Dark Horse Comics. We have 10 codes up for grabs on a first come, first serve basis. To snag a code, simply […]

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  • Fight for Survival in the Darksiders II Crucible Arena Mode

    Fight for Survival in the Darksiders II Crucible Arena Mode

    Brand new to Darksiders II, launching tomorrow for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 and sometime in the future for Wii U, is an arena survival mode known as the Crucible. In the Crucible, players will confront up to 100 waves of increasingly difficult battle scenarios, […]

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  • Death is Humanity’s Last Salvation

    Death is Humanity’s Last Salvation

    When Earth is ravaged by the Apocalypse the Horseman Death is our last salvation. In Darksiders II, guide Death on his journey through Heaven and Hell to redeem his brother War and resurrect Mankind. Launch is just around the corner — August 14th, baby!

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  • Death Comes for All in Darksiders II

    Death Comes for All in Darksiders II

    Watch and listen as the Crowfather’s raspy, slithery voice narrates the first gameplay-only trailer for Darksiders II. Death comes for all August 14th.

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  • Darksiders Soundtrack Arrives Just in Time for Christmas

    Darksiders Soundtrack Arrives Just in Time for Christmas

    A two-disc Director’s Cut release of the official Darksiders soundtrack is now on sale at Amazon, and for less than $15 you get an apocalyptic score of 36 songs and over an hour of music from Vigil Games’ surprise-hit PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 action/adventure […]

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  • Surprise-Hit Darksiders Now a Merchandising Sensation

    Surprise-Hit Darksiders Now a Merchandising Sensation

    Man, Darksiders has quietly become one of the more surprising gaming hits in recent memory — and I’m glad, because it really is a fine game. Vigil Games’ God-of-War-meets-Legend-of-Zelda action-adventure epic for PS3 and Xbox 360 (and PC soon too) sold something like a million-plus […]

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  • Darksiders PC Port in the Works

    Darksiders PC Port in the Works

    I haven’t been able to review it yet because my copy didn’t arrive until nearly a month after release and since then I’ve been buried in so many other games to play it through, but from the few hours I have been able to put […]

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