hot  /  reviews  /  video  /  blogs  /  forum

THQ is going boothless this summer

11:00 PM on 05.12.2012 // Fraser Brown
  @FraserIBrown

THQ's financial troubles are going to make the publisher's presence somewhat diminished this summer. This year, it won't have booths at E3 in June or gamescom in August. While it seems like a reasonable decision due to the costs involved, with Darksiders II just around the corner it will be a missed opportunity to generate more interest. The publisher will still be at E3, just not with a booth, but it's not clear if it will have a presence at Gamescom at all.

I'm sure there are a lot of folk already looking forward to Darksiders 2, so hopefully sales from that will give THQ a boost. While it's published a few duds and the UDraw tablet was a failure, it's also published some crackers.  

THQ won't have a gamescom booth [gamesindustry.biz]


 Reblog (or) Blog Reply



Fraser Brown, Former Contributor
 Follow Blog + disclosure FraserIBrown Tips
Fraser Brown is that bearded, bespectacled Scotsman that covers PC gaming who is not Alasdair Duncan. Got a splinter stuck in his hand nineteen years ago and just left it in there. True story. ... more   |   staff directory

Get more destructoid:   We're indie-run, blogging for the love of it, and our site will always be free. Optionally, you can support us and get: (1) Faster pages from our cloud server (3) Wide(r)screen (3) No big ads on Dtoid, Japanator, Tomopop, or Flixist (4) Auto contest entries, and (5) Dibs on betas & downloads. Try it out

 Setup email comments

Unsavory comments? Please report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our moderators, and flag the user (we will ban users dishing bad karma). Can't see comments? Apps like Avast or browser extensions can cause it. You can fix it by adding *.disqus.com to your whitelists.
advertisement:




Back to Top


We follow moms on   Facebook  and   Twitter
  Light Theme      Dark Theme
What is the meaning of life, and do you have any more pizza rolls?
You may remix all content on this site under Creative Commons with Attribution
- Living the dream, Since 2006 -