Posts Tagged THQ


Gamble your way through Darksiders 2’s ‘Crucible’ mode [Video]

Join designer Ben Cureton from Vigil as he talks you through the ‘Crucible’ mode in Darksiders 2, where you’ll attempt to construct a device to save the universe from Reapers and … wait, that’s the wrong Crucible, hang on.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Del Toro’s ‘Insane’ project dropped by THQ

Not much was ever known about Guillermo del Toro’s planned collaborations with THQ.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

WWE 13 [Interview] – Bringing back the Attitude Era

WWE 13 is seemingly about celebrating the past history of the wrestling institution as it about looking at the present.

By John Robertson | 6 Aug 2012 | 2

Company of Heroes 2 [Interview] – Building on greatness

Trying to follow one of the greatest RTS’ of all-time is no easy task.

By John Robertson | 2 Aug 2012 | 1

Relic concerned about meeting Company of Heroes 2’s high expectations

There’s no denying that the original Company of Heroes is a very fine RTS game.

By John Robertson | 31 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Darksiders then, Darksiders 2 now, Darksiders co-op tomorrow? [Interview]

We chat to Darksiders 2’s lead designer Haydn Dalton about the changes that have been made to the game in comparison to the original, as well as the initial plans for the series and what the future holds.

By John Robertson | 30 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Darksiders originally going to be 4-player co-op, Vigil still want to do it

In a recent interview with IncGamers, Darksiders 2 lead designer Haydn Dalton said that the team had initially wanted the first Darksiders to be a four player co-op game.

By John Robertson | 25 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Darksiders 2 is looking better than expected [Preview]

I’ve now played Darksiders 2 on a number of occasions, the most recent being last week.

By John Robertson | 25 Jul 2012 | 3

Company of Heroes 2 aiming for “as low as possible” PC specs

PC gaming is great. It’s diverse, it’s high quality and – contrary to what some believe – it’s incredibly healthy and full of players.

By John Robertson | 25 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Company of Heroes 2’s ‘ColdTech’ acts as a second enemy

As part of Relic Entertainment’s drive to make Company of Heroes 2 as authentic as it can be, weather is dynamically simulated using a ‘ColdTech’ system.

By John Robertson | 24 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Relic: Original Company of Heroes yet to be bettered

The original Company of Heroes is a pretty good RTS game.

By John Robertson | 24 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Company of Heroes 2 [Preview] – Surviving General Winter

Relic Games and publisher THQ are clearly worried about confusing us about their intent with Company of Heroes 2.

By John Robertson | 24 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

THQ avoid Nasdaq delisting, recovery continues

THQ is going through some rough times right now, but today it has received some much needed good news.

By John Robertson | 24 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Former EA Canada head hired as THQ production executive

THQ president Jason Rubin has hired Ron Moravek as the publisher’s executive vice president of production.

By John Robertson | 23 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

SUMTHING ELSE MUSIC WORKS ANNOUNCES RELEASE OF DARKSIDERS® II ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK

ORIGINAL SCORE BY BAFTA AWARD-WINNING COMPOSER JESPER KYD TWO-DISC SET NOW AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER, IN STORES AUGUST 14
New York – July 20th, 2012 – Sumthing Else Music Works proudly presents DARKSIDERS® II Original Soundtrack featuring Jesper Kyd’s highly anticipated original music score from the upcoming action/adventure video game title DARKSIDERS II developed by THQ’s in-house studio Vigil Games™.

By Press Release | 20 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Wrestle with this Steve Austin special edition of WWE ’13

One of WWE’s most famous faces, ‘Stone Cold’ Steve Austin, will be lending his image to a special edition of THQ’s WWE ’13.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

THQ financials reveal cancelled UFC title

One of the few surprises of E3 2012 was EA’s on-stage reveal that it now owned the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) license; a series that had previously belonged to THQ.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Jun 2012 | Comments Off