Darksiders is an action role-playing hack and slash video game developed by Vigil Games and published by THQ (now by Nordic Games). The game takes its inspiration from the apocalypse, with the player taking the role of Death, one of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. The game was released for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on January 5, 2010 in North America, January 7, 2010 in Australia, January 8, 2010 in Europe and March 18, 2010 in Japan.
A release date has not been announced by Nordic Games for the "Deathinitive Edition" for Darksiders 2. However, retailers such as Amazon, Best Buy, and Walmart all agree that the date will be October 27th. The new version of Darksiders 2 is currently undergoing development at Gunfire Games. The staff currently for the game is the staff that made the original Darksiders.
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