Nordic Games the only bidder to meet THQ's reserve for Darksiders news

Nordic Games the only bidder to meet THQ's reserve for Darksiders

Vigil co-founder Ryan Stefanelli offers advice on taking the franchise forward.

Publish date Posted Apr 23
Crytek USA is 'looking to buy Darksiders' news

Crytek USA is 'looking to buy Darksiders'

Ex-Vigil Games dev to bid on Darksiders IP when series goes to auction.

1 Publish date Posted Mar 28 2013
THQ to auction off remaining IP, including Darksiders, Red Faction and Destroy all Humans news

THQ to auction off remaining IP, including Darksiders, Red Faction and Destroy all Humans

Expects process to be completed by mid-May.

1 Publish date Posted Feb 27 2013
Darksiders lead: 'Sometimes good things come to an end' news

Darksiders lead: 'Sometimes good things come to an end'

Lead designer waves goodbye to Darksiders.

10 Publish date Posted Feb 8 2013
The Week in Review: THQ's gone, but Nintendo is back in the game edition article

The Week in Review: THQ's gone, but Nintendo is back in the game edition

The Week In Review is a weekend feature which takes a fine-toothed comb over the week that was, hoping to point your eyes in the direction of news, features, videos and reviews which I deem to be worthy of your precious time.

Publish date Posted Jan 25 2013
Vigil's new game is a jaw-dropper, says THQ president Jason Rubin news

Vigil's new game is a jaw-dropper, says THQ president Jason Rubin

The fact nobody bid for the team is a 'travesty' says Rubin.

Publish date Posted Jan 24 2013
Vigil Games co-founder Joe Madureira leaves studio news

Vigil Games co-founder Joe Madureira leaves studio

Moving on to new adventures.

Publish date Posted Oct 22 2012
Future of Darksiders depends on success of Darksiders II news

Future of Darksiders depends on success of Darksiders II

The success of Darksiders II will dictate whether or not we will see more from the franchise, admits Vigil Games lead developer Haydn Dalton.

Publish date Posted Jul 31 2012
Darksiders II dev staffing up for first-person shooter news

Darksiders II dev staffing up for first-person shooter

Vigil Games looking for someone "with strong interest in pushing the genre forward creatively".

Publish date Posted Jul 26 2012
Vigil could reduce scope for Darksiders 3 to improve detail news

Vigil could reduce scope for Darksiders 3 to improve detail

Smaller world could lead to increase in detail, suggests Darksiders II dev.

2 Publish date Posted Jul 25 2012
Vigil teases 4-player co-op for Darksiders 3 news

Vigil teases 4-player co-op for Darksiders 3

Darksiders II won't be in stores until 2012, but that hasn't stopped Vigil's studio marketing manager Jay Fitzloff from discussing with VideoGamer.com possible directions for the third game in the franchise.

Publish date Posted Jul 19 2011

Game Stats

Technical Specs
Release Date: 08/01/2010
Developer: Vigil Games
Publisher: THQ
Genre: Action
No. Players: One
Rating: BBFC 15
Site Rank: 2,329 113
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