David Adams and the original members of Vigil Games, known for their work on the Darksiders franchise, have all resigned from Crytek USA and have gone on to make their own independent studio, Gunfire Games.
Joe Madureira, A-list comic artist and Creative Director for Darksiders and Darksiders II has hinted that a third installment in the series may be in the works.
On his Facebook page, Madureira offered an FAQ about his current and past projects, including info on another potential Darksiders sequel, stating, “DS is not dead...
The final set of THQ bankruptcy auctions has finally closed down, and its intellectual properties have spread far and wide to new homes everywhere. Nordic Games was the lucky winner who picked up fan favorite Darksiders, along with Red Faction, udraw, MX vs. ATV, and many more.
A few of THQ’s IPs are still floating around, abandoned in the games industry ether after the studio went bankrupt. One of their most well received IPs, Darksiders, is one of them, and it is drawing the attention of some pretty big names in game development.