VIDEO | X360, PS3, PC Friday, August 17, 2012 | 11:53 PM

Darksiders 2: Boss and combat tips

Darksiders 2: Boss and combat tips

You might be already playing Darksiders II, but here are some tips for combat and boss fight, courtesy of THQ. We should be able to share some home made videos, once the game is out in Europe.

Death's Combat Styles
Achidna
Gnashor
Karkinos
The Wailing Host

All comments

Commented on 2012-08-18 00:47:11
Great game. Great soundtrack.
Commented on 2012-08-18 00:55:36
http://images.gamersyde.com/image_darksiders_ii-20...

That image is amazing and not just becauseof boobs......well Im not gonna lie, she is hot.
Commented on 2012-08-18 03:36:02
CTHULHU!
Commented on 2012-08-18 06:41:27
Great game, pathethic soundtrack.

The OST is plain horrible IMO, its basically Assassins Creed+Kane&Lynch music into another game. Jesper Kyd made no effort whatsoever to go outside his AC element.

Anyways, awesome game.
Commented on 2012-08-18 09:49:18
awesome artdesign imho :)
Commented on 2012-08-18 13:32:04
Loved the first game but for some reason i have zero interest in this sequel.
Commented on 2012-08-18 15:59:22 In reply to Sath
Posted by Sath
Great game, pathethic soundtrack.

The OST is plain horrible IMO, its basically Assassins Creed+Kane&Lynch music into another game. Jesper Kyd made no effort whatsoever to go outside his AC element.

Anyways, awesome game.
It must be just you then because pretty much everyone is saying is awesome, I love it aswell.
Commented on 2012-08-18 18:00:21
Because the music sounds exactly like AC OSTs and some of the tracks are good. Jesper kyd didnt change the music style for Darksiders 2 to make it unique and different and to fit the fantasy world like Castlevania LoS or Lair or God of War...etc.

Ah well, I had 1% faith in music anyways so i am not worked up for it being sucky.
Once i beat the game and unlock Cruciable Mode I will use custom music.
Commented on 2012-08-18 18:40:11 In reply to Sath
Posted by Sath
Once i beat the game and unlock Cruciable Mode I will use custom music.
dubstep that crap, dood.
Commented on 2012-08-18 18:41:08 In reply to Sath
Posted by Sath
Because the music sounds exactly like AC OSTs and some of the tracks are good. Jesper kyd didnt change the music style for Darksiders 2 to make it unique and different and to fit the fantasy world like Castlevania LoS or Lair or God of War...etc.

Ah well, I had 1% faith in music anyways so i am not worked up for it being sucky.
Once i beat the game and unlock Cruciable Mode I will use custom music.
Maybe is because I gave a damn about the music in AC games that I think that way.

LoS OST>>>>>Thsi OST by far though.
Commented on 2012-08-18 19:45:59 In reply to IRAIPT0IR
Posted by nostradamus
dubstep that crap, dood.
I rather be deaf lol
Posted by IRAIPT0IR
Maybe is because I gave a damn about the music in AC games that I think that way.

LoS OST>>>>>Thsi OST by far though.
By far, and thats a fact.
Commented on 2012-08-20 08:47:33
I’m 2.5 hours into it so far, and I’d say this game is pretty fun. Not game of the year material, but if you’re looking for a good time pass, this is it. And I’m playing PC port with keyboard/mouse which honestly sucks...
Commented on 2012-08-20 10:28:30
So that video above, Death Combat Styles runs at 60fps and it shows in the video also. Is that footage running on consoles or PC?
Commented on 2012-08-20 13:23:09
The game is great, love the designs, there are some tech issues, but I have no regrets buying it.
But my save file got corrupted (It won't load) I have to do all that over again.... arrrgh
Commented on 2012-08-20 15:37:19
Too glitchy, will wait for the bargain bin when that bullshit gets patched.
Commented on 2012-08-20 16:40:43 In reply to inkyspot
those are the worse type of glitches and it only has to happen once before you start multi saving in all your games like an obsessive mofo.
I remember getting 70% complete through batman and my save fucking up. I was going collection crazy in it with all the riddler stuff too. Still havent gone back to it..i think a few years have gone now, maybe its time to forgive and forget
Commented on 2012-08-20 20:52:15
Great game. I'm not a big fan of loot-o-ramas, but still loving it. I'm about 8hrs in and I'd say that I'm like 15-20% done. I'm a min-maxer, so your mileage may vary.

I have noticed some bugs, like bad collision, polygons disappearing and of course the cascading shadows popping. Nothing major (so far), but I can't help but think if they hadn't insisted on making the game some sort of 30 hr epic magnum opus, it would be less buggy.

Also, there are a ton of bullshit moments with mini-bosses, too. Some of them feel like shelf moments, until you realize you can walk away and come back more powerful.

Either way, the best game I've played all year.
Commented on 2012-08-23 08:27:23
IM SICK OF THIS PAGE IGNORING NINTENDO THIS F... GAME IS COMMING TO WII U!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

About the game


What's up?
  • alimokrane
    alimokrane Pfff, Jimmy Kimmel should just put a sock in it!: [url] (16 minutes ago)
  • PT_G4MER
    PT_G4MER I remember being able to do that in BF3, or maybe that's my imagination. (51 minutes ago)
  • PT_G4MER
    PT_G4MER went back to BF4 to try out the free DLC. Still can't change soldier equipment on the main menu, gotta do it in the middle of a match lol (52 minutes ago)
  • Sdarts
    Sdarts GameTrailers - Top 10 Metal Gear Games: [url] Posting the link again to those that don't like or are too lazy to scroll down. (4 Hours ago)
  • Sdarts
    Sdarts It was a very nice touch by GameTrailers to bring him to their studio to introduce the Top 10 and a touch of genius to have him say he disagrees with the list at the end, after you've seen it. (4 Hours ago)
  • Sdarts
    Sdarts with GameTrailers' list. Which is very amusing. Would like to know what his top 10 Metal Gear games are. (4 Hours ago)
  • Sdarts
    Sdarts @Megido: Yes. Though I really liked the surprises at the beginning and at the end of the video. I just didn't want to spoil them for anyone, but f*ck it. It's Kojima himself and he even disagrees (4 Hours ago)
PreviousNext
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Turns out there was a mix up with the time for the live (different time zones). We'll be live with Andy tomorrow at 9 p.m. CET, most probably on PS4 this time. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Live cancelled, see news article for "info". (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Andy Tudor is a bit late so we'll have to wait a bit more. Sorry for the delay. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood We'll be trying to play DiRT Rally live tonight at 9:45 CET. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood In just a few hours, at 3:00 CET, Bloodborne will get the Gamersyde treatment. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Harold live tomorrow evening, with Loris Malek and Olivier Derivière, only on Gamersyde. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Be there "tomorrow" morning at 8:01 am CET for our verdict on Sunset Overdrive and our direct feed videos. (> 3 Months ago)
PreviousNext
Top stories