Posts Tagged ‘thq’


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…


Ninja Gaiden creator Tomonobu Itagaki promises Devil’s Third for 2014

Ninja Gaiden creator Tomonobu Itagaki promises Devil’s Third for 2014
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 2, 2014 / 0 comment(s)

We first clapped eyes on a promising third-person action game by the name of Devil’s Third back in 2010, a…


MX VS ATV: Supercross announced for 2014

MX VS ATV: Supercross announced for 2014
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 2, 2014 / 0 comment(s)

If you didn’t play the MX VS ATV series of off-road racers, then you probably knew someone who thoroughly enjoyed…


Assassin’s Creed creator departs Ubisoft again, this time “unceremoniously”

Assassin’s Creed creator departs Ubisoft again, this time “unceremoniously”
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 8, 2013 / 5 comment(s)

Patrice D├ęsilets, primarily known as the creative director and creator of the Assassin’s Creed series, has once again left the…


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…


Gearbox wins bid for Homeworld franchise

Gearbox wins bid for Homeworld franchise
News / Written by Lisa Trollip / Apr 23, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Gearbox Software has offered the highest bid for the Homeworld franchise, reportedly bidding $1.35 million, although its acquisition of the…


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,…


Metro: Last Light dated for May as Deep Silver takes over publishing duties

Metro: Last Light dated for May as Deep Silver takes over publishing duties
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Mar 1, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Today is an exciting day for fans of 4A Games’ upcoming first-person shooter Metro: Last Light as the game has…