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Saints Row 4 trailer shows off presidential powers

By John Keefer, May 07, 2013 7:40am PDT

We know the President of the United States has some executive powers, but a new Saints Row 4 trailer takes that phrase to a whole new level of absurd.


"That looks like a hell of a lot of fun. It also looks like they got a bit of Crackdown in their ..."

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Saints Row 4 offers Commander in Chief edition

By John Keefer, Apr 23, 2013 9:00am PDT

Nothing says America like big guns, Uncle Sam and a bald eagle that launches rockets out of its claws. The only thing missing from the new Commander in Chief edition just announced for Saints Row 4 is apple pie land mines and baseball grenades.


".. You get the stuff for free if you preorder. If you buy it after launch, you will have to buy ..."

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Saints Row 4 producer: overcoming THQ 'distraction,' and embracing its 'juvenile tone'

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 18, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Saints Row 4 was arguably the biggest game in THQ's lineup--before it collapsed. Now in the hands of Deep Silver, Volition senior producer Jim Boon talks about how the transition has (and hasn't) affected development of the super-powered open-world sequel.


"Hey, somebody had to claim this niche, and let us thank our lucky stars it was Volition."

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Saints Row 4 cut ideas include Colbert as president, monkey-summoning gun

By Steve Watts, Mar 26, 2013 1:45pm PDT

Saints Row 4 has a lot of crazy elements, but its original drafts included even more absurd ideas: Stephen Colbert as president, a gun that summons monkeys, and more.


"Well one of those would have completely destroyed Volition's image in the media lmao"

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Saints Row 4 preview: all the president's superpowers

By Steve Watts, Mar 26, 2013 8:15am PDT

A preview of Saints Row 4 from a hands-off press demo given at PAX East 2013.


"This game looks amazing so far, but what I'm worried about is what they do next. A fresh coat of ..."

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Saints Row 4 not a reworked 'Dominatrix,' Volition says

By John Keefer, Mar 22, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Those concerned that the recently announced Saints Row 4 would be a revamped version of Saints Row: The Third or the cancelled expansion Enter the Dominatrix can rest easy. Volition says the game will stand on its own quite nicely.


"You can always wait 2 months after the game's release and pay 20 bucks for it all."

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Saints Row 4 coming August 20

By Steve Watts, Mar 15, 2013 7:15am PDT

Deep Silver and Volition have formally announced Saints Row 4, which started its life as an ambitious Saints Row 3 expansion and has been blown out into a full sequel. It centers the head of the Saints, as President of the United States, fighting mind-controlling space alien...


"Guys, I never dropped a word about this sort of thing in SR3. I loved SR3. I just said that "4" ..."

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THQ studios and games sold to Sega, Koch Media, Crytek, Take 2, and Ubisoft

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 23, 2013 12:30pm PST

In an auctioning process, THQ has sold many of its studios and upcoming games.


"THQ bought them for $10 million and sold them for $26 million, thats a pretty good profit!"

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Saints Row: The Third 'Full Package' announced

By Steve Watts, Sep 24, 2012 11:30am PDT

THQ announced "Saints Row The Third: The Full Package" today, a set including the game and all its associated DLC.


"A season pass is only 1 season. You need an all four season gold game of the year greatest hits ..."

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Shack PSA: Saints Row 3 gets free weekend

By Steve Watts, Sep 21, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Saints Row: The Third is getting a free weekend on Steam, along with a hefty discount for purchase.


THQ drops Insane, rights returned to Guillermo del Toro

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 06, 2012 2:30pm PDT

Director Guillermo del Toro's video game is no longer in the works, THQ revealed in a conference call.


"Though I have to wonder how much money THQ has left to fund games. The only big titles they ..."

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Saints Row 2013 sequel swallows Enter the Dominatrix expansion

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 20, 2012 6:00am PDT

As THQ tries to get its house in order following financial crisis, the publisher has announced that Volition's standalone expansion Saints Row: The Third - Enter the Dominatrix will be rolled into a "full-fledged" sequel due out next year.


"On the plus side they won't have to develop a new engine this time"

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Titillating 'Penthouse Pack' hits Saints Row: The Third today

By Jeff Mattas, May 22, 2012 4:00pm PDT

Saints Row: The Third gets another batch of DLC called the 'Penthouse Pack' today, which will allow you to add Penthouse Pets to your gang's roster.


Saints Row: 'Enter the Dominatrix' expansion coming in fall

By Steve Watts, May 03, 2012 10:30am PDT

THQ announced Saints Row: The Third "Enter the Dominatrix," a standalone, disc-based expansion to the original game that grants you super powers.


"THQ confirmed to Joystiq that the game is launching only as a boxed retail product AgentPothead ..."

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Saints Row sales help THQ bottom line

By Steve Watts, Apr 18, 2012 4:30pm PDT

THQ has reported its fourth-quarter results for the fiscal year, which found that higher-than-expected sales of Saints Row: The Third, its associated DLC, and UFC Undisputed 3 led to a fairly positive outcome.