THQ to auction off Homeworld, Red Faction, and other IPs

Darksiders, Costume Quest, MX series, Destroy All Humans, way more

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:

  • Darksiders franchise
  • Red Faction franchise
  • Homeworld franchise
  • MX franchise
  • Other owned software (Big Beach Sports, Destory All Humans!, Summoner, more)
  • Other licensed software (Marvel Super Hero, Supreme Commander, Worms, more)

The full break down of the each lot can be read below. Bids must be submitted by April 1, 2013, and final bids are due by April 15. Additionally, some of these bids will simply be over the rights to distribute games on specific platforms, as the overall intellectual property is not for sale.

THQ released a statement saying that they’ve “received more than 100 expressions of interest in purchasing various titles; consequently, a vigorous sale is anticipated.” Hopefully these games find some good homes. 

Lot 1 – OWNED SOFTWARE

Red Faction   Red Faction Armageddon
Red Faction 2 Red Faction: Guerrilla
   

 

Lot 2 – OWNED SOFTWARE

Homeworld Homeworld 2
 

Lot 3 – OWNED SOFTWARE

MX Alive MX vs ATV Untamed
MX Superfly featuring Ricky Carmichael MX vs. ATV Alive Tournament
MX Unleashed MX vs. ATV Unleashed
MX vs ATV Reflex MX vs. ATV: On The Edge
     

Lot 4 – OWNED SOFTWARE

Darksiders

Darksiders 2

     

Lot 5 – OWNED SOFTWARE

All Star Cheer Squad Elements of Destruction
All Star Cheer Squad 2 Fantastic Pets
All Star Karate

Frontlines: Fuel of War

Baja: Edge of Control

Full Spectrum Warrior 1

Battle of the Bands Full Spectrum Warrior 2: Ten Hammers

Beat City

Juiced
Big Beach Sports Juiced 2: Hot Import Nights
Big Beach Sports 2 Lock’s Quest: Construction Combat
Big Family Games Neighborhood Games
Crawler Pax Imperia
de Blob Stuntman: Ignition
de Blob 2 Summoner
Deadly Creatures Summoner 2
Deep Six Terranium
Destroy All Humans! The Outfit
Destroy All Humans! 2 Titan Quest
Destroy All Humans! Big Willy Unleashed Titan Quest: Immortal Throne
Destroy All Humans! Path of the Furon uDraw
Dood’s Big Adventure World of Zoo
Drawn to Life
Drawn to Life: The Next Chapter
     

Lot 6 – LICENSED SOFTWARE (buyer to pay any cure costs)

Costume Quest Scripps Spelling Bee (Scripps)
Daniel X (SueJack) Sherlock Holmes and the Mystery of Osborne House
Deepak Chopra’s Leela (Curious Holdings) Stacking
Fancy Nancy: Tea Party Time! (Harper Collins) Supreme Commander
Jeopardy Supreme Commander Forged Alliance
Jeopardy 2 The Biggest Loser
Journey to the Center of the Earth Truth or Lies
Let’s Ride Best of Breed Vampire Legends: Power of Three (dtp)
Marvel Super Hero Squad: Comic Combat Wheel of Fortune
Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet Wheel of Fortune 2
Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet 2 World of Zoo
Nancy Drew: The Hidden Staircase Worms 2
Nexuiz Worms Battle Islands
Paws & Claws Marine Rescue Worms Open Warfare
Paws & Claws Pampered Pets Resort 3D Worms: A Space Oddity
PurrPals 2 Worms: Open Warfare 2 (Team 17)
Rio You Don’t Know Jack (Jellyvision)
Rocket Riot
Screwjumper (Frozen Codebase)    
 
Hamza Aziz