Crytek looking to pick up Darksiders IP
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Crytek looking to pick up Darksiders IP

Darksiders 3 might see the light of day after all... Read More»
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Crytek USA Aims to Reclaim Darksiders IP
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Crytek USA Aims to Reclaim Darksiders IP

According to a tweet by David Adams, one of the founders of Vigil Games and current CEO of Crytek USA, Crytek will be making a bid on the Darksiders IP when it goes up for auction. Going to bid on Darksiders IP. Put 7 years of heart and soul into that franchise, and I think ... Read More»
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‘Darksiders 3 doesn’t fit with our strategy’: Crytek discusses Vigil deal
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‘Darksiders 3 doesn’t fit with our strategy’: Crytek discusses Vigil deal

Crytek CEO Cevat Yerli has shed new light on the deal it struck with Darksiders developer Vigil developer games, and has expressed surprise that nobody bid on the studio during last months THQ auction. Although the team is free to pursue any project they wish – as the newly re-branded Crytek USA – Darksiders 3 ... Read More»
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Crytek opens US studio, offers “new start” for Vigil staff
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Crytek opens US studio, offers “new start” for Vigil staff

Crytek has established a new development studio in Austin, Texas, with some former Vigil Games employees finding a new home with the German-owned firm. Crytek USA will be the company’s ninth studio and its first in the US. The new office comes as something of a surprise, following so closely behind Crytek Istanbul’s foundation this ... Read More»
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New Crytek Studio Opens in Austin, Team Includes Darksiders Developers
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New Crytek Studio Opens in Austin, Team Includes Darksiders Developers

Crytek today announced the opening of their first North American studio in Austin, Texas. Running the ship as CEO is ex-Vigil Games co-founder David Adams. Reports indicate this new studio is staffed with core members of the Vigil Games team. A tweet from THQ president Jason Rubin substantiates these reports: Great news for Vigil, at ... Read More»
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THQ: Rubin says back catalog to be sold “in the coming weeks,” Bilson speaks
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THQ: Rubin says back catalog to be sold “in the coming weeks,” Bilson speaks

THQ president Jason Rubin has said the firm’s remaining assets, which include its back catalog of titles, are to be sold off “in the coming weeks” as part of the Chapter 11 process. Meanwhile, the firm’s former president, Danny Bilson has commented on the sale of THQ’s IP and studios. Speaking with Game Informer, Rubin ... Read More»
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Platinum Games Interested in Darksiders IP and Studio
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Platinum Games Interested in Darksiders IP and Studio

Atsushi Inaba, head of Platinum Games, has shown an interest in acquiring the Darksiders IP and Development Studio after no-one placed a bid during THQ’s asset auction. After the auction, Darksiders developer Vigil Games was left out in the cold with no interested buyers. Inaba tweeted that he’d love to buy the studio and IP ... Read More»
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Darksiders 2 Gets The Demon Lord Belial DLC Tomorrow
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Darksiders 2 Gets The Demon Lord Belial DLC Tomorrow

The third story-based content update for Darksiders 2 has been announced. Titled The Demon Lord Belial, the DLC will continue Death’s journey through a demolished Earth as he faces another twisted enemy. If you’ve got a hankering for some more Darksiders 2 action, you’ll be glad to know that The Demon Lord Belial will launch ... Read More»
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Darksiders 2: The Demon Lord Belial DLC drops this week
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Darksiders 2: The Demon Lord Belial DLC drops this week

Darksiders 2 receives its third major DLC pack this week in the form of The Demon Lord Belial. Priced at $10 or 800 MS Points, or free to Season Pass holders, the DLC has Death traveling back to the Third Kingdom where rumour has it some remnants of humanity, thought to be extinct thanks to ... Read More»
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Darksiders 2 Abyssal Forge DLC Introduces New Dungeons, New Lands But Same Ol’ Death
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Darksiders 2 Abyssal Forge DLC Introduces New Dungeons, New Lands But Same Ol’ Death

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Darksiders Creative Director Joe Madureira Leaves Vigil Games
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Darksiders Creative Director Joe Madureira Leaves Vigil Games

Joe “Joe Mad” Madureira was a big name in comics when, in 2005, he helped start Vigil Games. Now, however, Madureira has announced his departure from the studio know for its Darksiders franchise. Earlier today, Madureira posted the following on his Facebook page: Farewell and best wishes to all my brothers and sisters at Vigil ... Read More»
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Darksiders 2 studio co-founder jumps ship after 7 years
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Darksiders 2 studio co-founder jumps ship after 7 years

Darksiders 2 developer Vigil Games has lost another key developer, the studio’s co-founder Joe Madureira, after seven years of service. Gamespot reports that Madureira made the following announcement on his Facebook page: “I’m afraid the time has come for me to move on to new adventures. I could not be more proud of what we ... Read More»
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New Darksiders 2 Screenshot Hints at Upcoming DLC
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New Darksiders 2 Screenshot Hints at Upcoming DLC

THQ has released a new Darksiders 2 image which appears to show a glimpse of some upcoming DLC for the game. The publisher posted the image on Twitter along with the text, “A new adventure awaits Death!” The game’s first DLC, Argul’s Tomb, released back in September and added a new gameplay zone, two new ... Read More»
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Darksiders 2: new DLC image teased – report
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Darksiders 2: new DLC image teased – report

Darksiders 2 developer Vigil Games has revealed a new image for the game, along with a tease that could point to incoming new DLC. Check out the shot below. CVG reports that the above image was revealed on the official Darksiders 2 twitter, along with the message “A new adventure awaits Death!” Darksiders 2 has ... Read More»
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Darksiders 2: An Introspection, An Identity and Death’s Finality
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Darksiders 2: An Introspection, An Identity and Death’s Finality

We take another look at Darksiders 2, decoding it's intricacies and discerning why it just can't engage the gamer... Read More»
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