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Unleash your Fury!! Darksiders III Reveal Trailer!!

Someone cue the Pointer Sisters because I’m so excited!! After THQ closed its doors, many fans of Darksiders were left in the dark about the fate of the series. After a long hiatus, THQ Nordic (formally Nordic Games before they acquired THQ properties in auction and changed their name) and Gunfire Games are continuing the …

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UPDATE!!! Darksiders and other THQ titles find homes!!

Man, I’m happier than a squirrel in a walnut factory. THQ’s remaining assets from their foreclosure earlier this year have found a new home. Games such as Darksiders, MMA and Red Fraction were left hanging in limbo waiting for a buyer to snatch them up. But that time has come to an end. All is …

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Why am I not surprised?! Disney shutsdown Lucas Arts!!

Yup, I was not shocked when I heard the news. When the birth of Mickey Mouse acquired the company, I had a feeling a few changes were going to be made. Many of us thought that Disney (who owns Marvel and ABC) buying Lucas Arts was a great idea that could restore the Star Wars …

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THQ closes!! Future titles hang in the balance?!!

It’s sad to see a game company go. After 23 years, THQ closes its doors for the last time. The company, whose name was derived from Toy Headquarters, was forced to sell off its properties and admit defeat after several attempts to revive the business. Despite its roster filled with franchises such as WWE, Darksiders …

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THQ files for Chapter 11!!

THQ has filed for bankruptcy, ending a rough year for the ailing video game company. They have made a deal with Clearlake Capital Group L.P., where affiliates would purchase all of the publisher’s operating assets, including four studios and all related games. The studios of THQ will remain open and upcoming titles will continue to …

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