Vigil Games News


Darksiders 2 will have a DLC season pass

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 21, 2012 3:30pm PDT

Requisite for all big-budget games these days is DLC. However, THQ's upcoming action adventure title, Darksiders 2, promises to have enough to warrant a DLC Season Pass.


"If the DLC is worth it but I haven't seen a Season Pass that has been worth it to me."

- Crimsonbeak see all 11 comments

Darksiders 2 delayed to August

By Steve Watts, Apr 18, 2012 7:30am PDT

Darksiders 2 has been delayed into August, THQ and developer Vigil Games have announced.


"You can even alt-tab and the game is perfectly fine! It's a 'good' port."

- LoioshDwaggie see all 13 comments

South Park, Darksiders 2 can't ship until they're 'perfect'

By Steve Watts, Apr 10, 2012 4:30pm PDT

THQ is leaning more on its heavy hitters, and is committing to not release games like South Park or Darksiders 2 until they're "perfect."


"When I get that feelin' I've gotta sing, when I get that feelin'! When I get that feelin'... ..."

- Alexrose see all 33 comments

Warhammer 40,000: Dark Millennium no longer a MMO

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 29, 2012 11:45am PDT

Warhammer 40,000: Dark Millennium will no longer be a MMO, as originally planned. Instead, it will be "an immersive single player and online multiplayer experience with robust digital content, and engaging community features."


"AWESOME news!! Can't wait for this game, now. Previously I had little to no interest, ..."

- wytefang see all 48 comments

Darksiders 2 dev: Wii U 'on par with current generations'

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 26, 2012 12:00pm PDT

We haven't yet seen a good demonstration of the Wii U's pixel-pushing prowess, but developers are having mixed results. Darksiders II developer Vigil Games has chimed in, saying DS2 is running about the same on Wii U as on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.


"The Wii was one of the most highly anticipated console launches. After the big E3 reveal and ..."

- skankcore see all 17 comments

Darksiders 2 pre-orders upgraded to 'Limited Edition,' Collector's Edition announced

By Steve Watts, Mar 05, 2012 10:45am PST

Darksiders 2 is getting a Limited Edition upgrade as a free upgrade for pre-orders, and a Collector's Edition for $99.


"No thanks. How can anyone sign up for this without specific knowledge of what they're actually ..."

- johnshermanhoyt see all 4 comments

Darksiders 2 coming in June

By Steve Watts, Feb 03, 2012 9:30am PST

Darksiders 2 is coming in June for PC, PS3, and 360, THQ has confirmed.


"I might be confusing the last fight with this one. Not sure."

- Moonbase Commander see all 24 comments

THQ seeking development partner for Dark Milennium Online MMO

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 03, 2012 6:45am PST

In its Q3 2012 earnings call, publisher THQ revealed that it is looking for a partner to co-develop the MMO Warhammer 40,000: Dark Millenium Online.


"Like 3Dfx I predict within a year THQ will sell assets to a rival for a deflated price and then ..."

- mournival see all 13 comments

Darksiders 2 preview

By Xav de Matos, Jan 25, 2012 1:00pm PST

We get our first glimpse of Darksiders 2 in action at a hands-off preview event last week. Read all about our experience with death.


"They didn't show us anything other than the roll defense. It was a hands-off demo."

- XAVdeMATOS see all 18 comments

Darksiders 2 screenshots and trailer celebrate Death

By Xav de Matos, Jan 24, 2012 1:00pm PST

Darksiders 2 is coming out this summer. Today, check out new screens and a trailer featuring the game's hero: the horseman known as Death.


"Pre-ordered it for $30 back on the THQ website back in December"

- Crimsonbeak see all 10 comments

Darksiders 2 technical hurdles prevent co-op play

By Steve Watts, Jul 26, 2011 11:00am PDT

Vigil Games wants to include multiplayer in Darksiders, and has since the first title, but it comes with its own technical and balancing challenges according to game lead Marvin Donald.


"I want it in every game that I like. The games I do not like can be sans coop. Thanks."

- Halen see all 33 comments

Darksiders 2 'extended' announcement trailer

By Xav de Matos, Jul 19, 2011 4:45pm PDT

Developer Vigil Games and publisher THQ have released a slightly 'extended' version of the original Darksiders 2 'announcement' trailer. Jump in to watch Death in action.


"Just trying to get the original off my pile of shame. Great characters just hope they tighten ..."

- prsgame see all 35 comments