THQ Bring Darksiders To PS3/360

THQ today announced that they will be brining a brand new Action/Adventure game title to the PS3 and 360, the new title will so by the game Darksiders: Wrath of War. The game plunge players into a near future world, which all developers seem to be doing these days, which has been devastated by the apocalypse, another thing devs seem set on overdoing. The game will be developed by Vigil Games, an internal development studio at THQ.

Our internal studio Vigil Games is combining proprietary next-gen gaming technology and a graphic novel visual style to bring open-world gaming to the action-adventure genre like never before,” said Kelly Flock, executive vice president of worldwide publishing, THQ. “We believe the game’s combination of a deep yet easy to control combat system, seamless open-world exploration and the artistic vision of legendary artist Joe Madureira will make Darksiders: Wrath of War a must have game in 2008.

With Darksiders: Wrath of War we want gamers to step into the role of WAR and feel the ultimate power of being one of the Horsemen of the Apocalypse,” said David Adams, general manager, Vigil Games. “Joe Madureira has created a classic story of exploration and revenge and we’ve used that as the foundation for ultimate sword-clashing, rocket-firing, super hero adventure.