Vigil Games' upcoming sequel starring Death, Darksiders II, is a pretty brutal, "hardcore" game. Nintendo has traditionally had a problem with those. So it's pretty encouraging to find out that Darksiders II will be a launch title when the Wii U releases in 2012.
I just wonder how Nintendo will feel about a game that gives homage/rips off Zelda as much as it does? Ah, screw it, I'm just excited about Nintendo courting a variety of third-party publishers, for once.
|12:00 PM on 07.19.2011|
Darksiders 2 addressing the backtracking complaints
In my preview for Darksiders II, I mentioned Death's Ghost Hook weapon which helps you navigate around levels or attack enemies. What I didn't mention was that you don't start off with the Ghost Hook right away so you won'...more
|10:15 AM on 03.28.2013|
Crytek USA plans to buy the Darksiders license
Word on the street is, while Crytek has no current interest in Darksiders 3, Crytek USA wants the brand anyway. Considering the new company boasts ex-Vigil staff, and is indeed headed by the studio's former boss, it's hardly ...more
|9:30 PM on 03.26.2013|
Humble Mobile Bundle has Metal Slug 3, Plants vs. Zombies
Humble Bundle has been busy this week with two different promotions. Up first is the Humble Mobile Bundle, which offers Contre Jour, Anomaly Korea, Plants vs. Zombies, and Bladeslinger for Android under the pay-what-you-want ...more
|2:00 AM on 02.27.2013|
THQ to auction off Homeworld, Red Faction, and other IPs
THQ sold off a majority of their biggest gaming franchises last month, and now they're ready to continue the process with some of their other big titles. THQ intends to sell off their remaining IP in six specific lots: Darks...more