Crytek to Nordic Games: 'More than happy to take Darksiders off your hands'

Several former members of Vigil Games -- now at Crytek -- have offered some advice to Nordic Games on how to handle a potential sequel to theDarksiders franchise. As was reported last night, Nordic Games purchased several THQ franchises, including Darksiders andRed Faction,in a $4.9 million bid. In a message ...

Thief on PC Won’t be a Port of The Console Version

The PC version of Thief won't just be a port of what can be found on consoles, according to the game's producer. Speaking to Strategy Informer, Edios Montreal's Stephane Roy explained that the development team thinks the PC is 'extremely important' and must be developed for with interface differences in mind. 'No ...

Darksiders, Red Faction, and more picked up by Nordic Games

Maybe you're not familiar with publisher Nordic Games. Thanks to some recent acquisitions, it won't stay that way for long. Nordic — which has published titles like Painkiller HD and the excellent adventure-game series The Book of Unwritten Tales — has picked up some of the remaining properties from THQ in ...

Aliens: Colonial Marines for Wii U canceled

Sega confirms Nintendo version of first-person shooter no longer in development; 'business-as- usual' at developer Demiurge. Following the publication of this story, a representative for Demiurge Studios provided a statement saying it is 'business-as-usual' at the company following the cancellation of Aliens: Colonial Marines for ...

Rockstar re-releasing Grand Theft Auto 1 and 2 for PS3, PS Vita?

NeoGAF, where all the gaming news breaks, has struck again. User ULTROS! has spotted the originalGrand Theft Auto 1and2on the US ratings boards. Both games have been rated by the ESRB for the PlayStation 3, PS Vita and PSP platforms, withGTA1 receiving a 'Mature' rating, andGTA2 getting a 'Teen.' Considering the ...