Posts Tagged ‘darksiders’


THQ will rise again thanks to Nordic Games

THQ will rise again thanks to Nordic Games
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jun 17, 2014 / 3 comment(s)

It’s been over a year since the collapse of THQ, and after the company’s many properties and assets were split…


Nordic Games confirms Darksiders is not dead, but not ready to announce plans

Nordic Games confirms Darksiders is not dead, but not ready to announce plans
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 13, 2014 / 2 comment(s)

Following comments made by Darksiders creative director Joe Madureira on his personal Facebook page claiming that the action adventure series…


Darksiders and Red Faction collections planned for release

Darksiders and Red Faction collections planned for release
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 13, 2014 / 0 comment(s)

Now that Nordic Games owns the rights to both the Darksiders and Red Faction intellectual properties following THQ’s collapse in…


Monday Musings: Are you ready for more Darksiders?

Monday Musings: Are you ready for more Darksiders?
Feature / Written by Lisa Trollip / May 6, 2013 / 14 comment(s)

While both of the Darksiders titles that have been released to date have not sold as well as one would…


THQ auction results are in, Nordic Games places highest bid for Darksiders

THQ auction results are in, Nordic Games places highest bid for Darksiders
News / Written by Lisa Trollip / Apr 23, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

The second bidding period for THQ’s intellectual properties came to an end recently, with the bids for the collection of…


Final THQ asset bids bring in roughly $6 million, results expected soon

Final THQ asset bids bring in roughly $6 million, results expected soon
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 22, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

The drawn out saga of THQ is finally approaching its last chapter following the publisher’s unfortunate collapse in January 2013,…


Remaining THQ properties up for auction, Darksiders, Homeworld, Red Faction and more for sale

Remaining THQ properties up for auction, Darksiders, Homeworld, Red Faction and more for sale
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 27, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

It was in late January 2013 that the videogame world had to come to terms with an industry without THQ…


El33t’s Question of the Day: What big franchise will collapse next (and how can it be avoided)?

El33t’s Question of the Day: What big franchise will collapse next (and how can it be avoided)?
Community / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 7, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

We’ve seen major (and many minor) videogame franchises collapse under their own weight over the years, either going through a…


Editorial: How Crytek USA was formed and the ex-Vigil Games team hired after just one meeting

Editorial: How Crytek USA was formed and the ex-Vigil Games team hired after just one meeting
News / Written by Lisa Trollip / Feb 6, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

In the past few weeks we’ve heard of publishers facing bankruptcy, studios shutting down, developers being laid off, and even…


Crytek’s new Austin studio opens, includes Darksiders developers

Crytek’s new Austin studio opens, includes Darksiders developers
News / Written by Lisa Trollip / Jan 29, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Crytek’s new studio in Austin, Texas has opened, the developer’s ninth worldwide and its first US-based studio. The developer believes…