Entries in 'darksiders' (22)

Nordic to release Darksiders and Red Faction compilations

Nordic to release Darksiders and Red Faction compilations

Two of THQ’s former IPs are to be subject of bundled re-releases on PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 13th 2014 at 2:14PM in News
Nordic Games hails "huge potential" of $4.9m THQ IP swoop

Nordic Games hails "huge potential" of $4.9m THQ IP swoop

Publisher Nordic Games has significantly bolstered its brand portfolio, after acquiring ten former THQ properties.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Apr 29th 2013 at 10:47AM in News
THQ netted $6.55m from final IP sale

THQ netted $6.55m from final IP sale

The financial terms of the final round of THQ’s IP auctions has been divulged.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 25th 2013 at 9:26AM in News
New era for Nordic Games as it swoops for THQ IP; Buys Darksiders, Red Faction, Stuntman, Destroy All Humans and others

New era for Nordic Games as it swoops for THQ IP; Buys Darksiders, Red Faction, Stuntman, Destroy All Humans and others

Nordic Games has emerged as the big winner from the final round of THQ brand auctions.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 23rd 2013 at 9:46AM in News

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Crytek USA seeks Darksiders purchase

Crytek USA seeks Darksiders purchase

Crytek USA Corporation has announced its intention to bid on the Darksiders franchise.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 2nd 2013 at 7:40AM in News
Darksiders, Red Faction, Frontlines and De Blob going under the hammer in May

Darksiders, Red Faction, Frontlines and De Blob going under the hammer in May

Some of the IPs left in the hands of what remains of THQ following its auction will be put up for auction in May.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 27th 2013 at 9:00AM in News
Crytek USA Corp rises from Vigil's ashes

Crytek USA Corp rises from Vigil's ashes

Crytek has announced the opening of a new studio in Austin, Texas that is staffed in part by the core team of the recently closed Vigil Games.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 29th 2013 at 7:30AM in News
Platinum linked to Darksiders acquisition

Platinum linked to Darksiders acquisition

The executive director of Platinum Games has said he would love to buy the Darksiders IP from THQ.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Jan 25th 2013 at 2:07PM in News

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Darksiders 2 still some way off

Darksiders 2 still some way off

As part of last night’s fincnaicl report, publisher THQ has stated that the sequel to its successful new action IP Darksiders won’t be out until the company’s fiscal 2013 period.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 4th 2010 at 8:54AM in News
THQ announces Darksiders merchandise

THQ announces Darksiders merchandise

THQ has it will be releasing a range of Darksiders merchandise by the end of the year.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jun 24th 2010 at 6:52PM in News
E3 2010: Darksiders 2 announced

E3 2010: Darksiders 2 announced

A follow-up to apocalyptic third person slasher Darksiders is in development, as revealed by THQ at its E3 conference.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jun 17th 2010 at 11:47AM in News
What’s on the way from THQ

What’s on the way from THQ

Following a year of stabilisation, publisher THQ has outlined the games that it hopes will drive growth for the company over the next two years.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 6th 2010 at 12:01PM in News

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Darksiders heading to PC

Darksiders heading to PC

Following an initial release on PS3 and Xbox 360 in January, Darksiders will be making its way to PC this June.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Mar 31st 2010 at 11:36AM in News
Darksiders demo to launch on February 25th

Darksiders demo to launch on February 25th

THQ will release a demo of the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions of Darksiders on February 25th.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Feb 16th 2010 at 4:40PM in News
THQ giving away Red Faction Guerilla

THQ giving away Red Faction Guerilla

In an unusual promotion in North America, publisher THQ has finally revealed the mystery freebie up for grabs to anyone who bought the console version of Darksiders – a courtesy ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 16th 2010 at 12:01PM in News
Dante skips Middle East release

Dante skips Middle East release

Darksiders, Dante’s Inferno and God of War 3 share more in common than just gameplay styles and a similar release window – their heavy dose of religious referencing is likely ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 8th 2010 at 3:00PM in News

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Darksiders to spawn sequel

Darksiders to spawn sequel

A sequel to THQ’s recently-released action title Darksiders is in the works after the publisher revealed that the game is “on track” to meet internal forecasts, selling 1.2m units since ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 4th 2010 at 10:49AM in News
UK CHARTS: MW2 claims ninth no.1

UK CHARTS: MW2 claims ninth no.1

For a full rundown of the charts on all formats, check out MCV's vital weekly retail digest, RetailBiz – available to view online or download now.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 11th 2010 at 10:11AM in News
UAE: Darksiders banned

UAE: Darksiders banned

The United Arab Emirates has banned Darksiders from being released in its territories.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jan 7th 2010 at 5:15PM in News
RETAIL BIZ: Darksiders

RETAIL BIZ: Darksiders

Click here to access the RETAIL BIZ Previews section for a definitive look at some of the biggest titles heading to shelves before Christmas and in the New Year.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Dec 10th 2009 at 2:51PM in News
THQ titles to sponsor Stargate

THQ titles to sponsor Stargate

THQ has signed a new partnership with Sky One to sponsor the first series of the popular Stargate Universe.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 24th 2009 at 10:58AM in News
Mark Cook joins THQ

Mark Cook joins THQ

THQ's UK office has hired popular Midway exec Mark Cook as product marketing manager for UK & Europe. Cook will look after the seven-month marketing campaign for Darksiders.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 28th 2009 at 12:53PM in News