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THQ Nordic formally announced Darksiders Genesis, the first top-down action adventure game in the frianchise that features Strife, the fourth horseman. The game will launch later this year on PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch and Stadia. Get the details, first screens and trailer inside.



THQ Nordic and Airship Syndicate Announce Darksiders Genesis;
Introduce First Gunslinging Horseman of the Apocalypse: STRIFE
Darksiders Genesis will be playable at E3 2019

Vienna, Austria and Austin, Texas, June 6, 2019 – THQ Nordic and Airship Syndicate today unveiled the first top-down action adventure in Darksiders franchise history, Darksiders Genesis. Scheduled for release on PC, PlayStation® 4 computer entertainment system, the Xbox® One family of devices, including the Xbox One X, Nintendo Switch™ and Google Stadia later this year, Darksiders Genesis will be playable for consumers at E3 2019 in THQ Nordic booth #823 in the South Hall.

“Darksiders Genesis kicks off a completely fresh direction for the Darksiders franchise, including a new gameplay style, the introduction of STRIFE – the fourth and final horseman – and so much more,” said Joe Madureira, co-creator of Darksiders and CEO of Airship Syndicate. “The team at Airship is very eager to get Darksiders Genesis into the hands of fans at next week’s E3 show in Los Angeles!”

In Darksiders Genesis, the fourth Horseman of the Apocalypse STRIFE is called upon to save humankind from certain destruction at the hands of Lucifer. True to its roots, Darksiders Genesis will feature intense combat, exploration, puzzle-solving, epic boss battles and serpent holes from heaven to hell. The game marks the first, full-scale Darksiders adventure played from the top-down perspective. More information about Darksiders Genesis here www.darksiders.com. For the latest news and updates, follow @darksiders.

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  • THQ Nordic reveals Darksiders Genesis - 6 screenshots
  • THQ Nordic reveals Darksiders Genesis - 6 screenshots
  • THQ Nordic reveals Darksiders Genesis - 6 screenshots
  • THQ Nordic reveals Darksiders Genesis - 6 screenshots
  • THQ Nordic reveals Darksiders Genesis - 6 screenshots
  • THQ Nordic reveals Darksiders Genesis - 6 screenshots

Packshots

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  • THQ Nordic reveals Darksiders Genesis - Packshots
  • THQ Nordic reveals Darksiders Genesis - Packshots

Key Art

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agni_rzm
agni_rzm
Commented on 2019-06-06 22:40:59
don't know how to feel about this one. I am a fan of the first three, was waiting for next one ever since I saw Strife with guns. but I'm definitely not a fan of this genre.
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mkfan786
mkfan786
Commented on 2019-06-07 03:03:20
I don't mean to be negative but, it looks like League of Legends, including graphics, and that's not a compliment..
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spacemanjupiter
spacemanjupiter
Commented on 2019-06-07 08:36:51
I'm not interested if it doesn't have co op. I'm very interested if it does have online co op.
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KORNdog
KORNdog
Commented on 2019-06-07 17:28:18
Much prefer this isometric RPG approach to what they were doing prior. Wasn't a fan of the previous darksiders games at all tbh. This should hopefully make it less of a tedious slog and more fast paced. I'll be keeping an eye on it either way. 
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