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E3: Darksiders II is a launch title for Wii U

12:15 PM on 06.07.2011 // Bob Muir

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.

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