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Darksiders 2 Game Engine Confusion

Darksiders 2! While this cover pic is fake, the game certainly isn't.

Darksiders 2 is the upcoming sequel to the popular truly apocalyptic action game, um, Darksiders. Bet you didn’t see that coming. Developed by Vigil Games and published by THQ, Darksiders 2 places you in the shoes of Death himself. Read the rest of this entry


THQ to Publish Innovative Leisure

Seamus BlackleyXbox co-creator Seamus Blackley announced his new mobile-gaming startup, Innovative Leisure, just last week. Already, THQ declares a “strategic agreement” with the small startup.

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Bring It Back: FreeSpace

FreeSpace 2 Image: it's not always easy to get this close to enemy fighters.

The Game

The Freespace series was developed by Volition, Inc. You may have heard of Volition before (or maybe not) due to the success of several of their games, including both the Red Faction series (which hasn’t been doing so well lately) and the Saints Row series (which attained good sales with the release of Saints Row: The Third). Volition’s admirable pedigree began with Descent: Freespace – The Great War. And let me tell you, it was great, both in gameplay and scope.

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What Can THQ Do to Save Itself?

thq, closing doors, thq closing doorsAmidst rumors of shutting down and cancelling their 2014 lineup, THQ has now announced that no such plans are in place. That’s good news for their thousands of fans, and hundreds of employees — but the most unsettling part of all this still remains in the aftermath:

We weren’t surprised at all.

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