Darksiders II release date revealed
Pre-order bonus from different retailers detailed.
Publisher THQ today announced the release date for Darksiders II. The game will be available to PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 players on June 26 in the US; June 29 in Europe and PAL territories.
Pre-ordering from each store listed below nets you the following exclusive add-on packs.
Gamestop: ‘Death Rides’ Pack – Features multiple exclusive side-quests allowing players to explore more of the Maker’s Realm and Dead Plains. In addition players will be able to aid an ancient Construct, battle The Bloodless and retrieve Karn’s lost treasure
Best Buy: ‘Angel of Death’ Pack – Features enhanced armor with an angel inspired design as well as a pair of matching scythes. In addition players will receive an exclusive purple colored visual trail for their crow.
Amazon: ‘Deadly Despair’ Pack – Features an additional speed boost for Death’s horse Despair, that allows players to traverse the world at a much faster rate.
The follow-up to the first game is set parallel to the events of the latter, with gamers claiming the role of Horseman Death instead of his brother War.
Darksiders II is being developed by Vigil Games, and according to the studio, the game will feature a meaty campaign with the inclusion of multiple dungeons, city hubs and side quests. No multiplayer mode will be present.