Nordic Games are planning to release ex-THQ titles Darksiders and Red Faction in bundles for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC. They are aiming for Q2 this year, shipping across Europe and the US. Priced at £34.99, the Darksiders Collection for Xbox 360 and PS3 will include Darksiders, Darksiders 2 and…
On a recent episode of GameTrailers' Bonus Round panel show, former THQ president Jason Rubin has stated that Nintendo is failing fast in the home console business. However, Rubin also praised games such as Mario, Zelda and the veteran Nintendo designer Shigeru Miyamoto, describing them as a worldwide treasure. It's…
Talking with OXM, Volition Inc senior producer Jim Boone has said he would love to see the Red Faction series return. Not only that, but he would prefer that the series would come back being developed by DICE. The Battlefield 4 devs are no stranger to destructible buildings, which is…
After THQ closed its doors the future of Relic Entertainment's Homeworld IP was in limbo. With no one immediately claiming it and fans hoping for some sort of future things looked bleak. Thankfully in April Gearbox bought the IP for $1.35 million. Gearbox is revealing its plans for the series…
Nordic Games announced today that it was one of the successful bidders in THQ´s auction process, which ended on April 15. Subject to approval of the bankruptcy court overseeing THQ’s case, Nordic Games will acquire more than 150 SKUs for a purchasing price of USD 4.9 million spanned across PC,…
After THQ's bankruptcy earlier this year and their IP's being bought up by numerous studios, a few of their games properties were left unwanted. These properties have been on the block to be auctioned off and bidding has recently closed. Bidding began April 1st and ended April 15th. According to…
TeamPixel, the indie team who wanted to buy the rights to the Homeworld IP, have failed to secure the ability to continue the series their way. Having raised $58,644 through kickstarter, $13,675 though Indiegogo and an unknown amount through PayPal, they stood a chance to buy the rights from THQ.…
It was sad news when THQ went under. At the very least a large number of their franchises were snapped up by other devs. The Saints Row devs Volition was thankfully bought by the taltented people at Koch Media/Deep Silver just a few months ago, and they already have plans…
It's a sad day when a company like THQ have to declare bankruptcy and sell their assets off, but that's just what has happened. The sale of THQ's assets finalised today in court, and the internet has been filled with rumours as to who will be buying what. The asset…
On Wednesday the 18th of December, THQ filed for Bankruptcy. However, THQ also announced that it had secured an investor, a firm named Clearlake Capital Group who are buying a majority of the THQ company. This includes development studios, THQ’s intellectual properties, contracts and also support staff that are required…