THQ Nordic today announced that the acquisition of the intellectual properties “Alone in the Dark” and “Act of War” has been finalized with Atari Europe SAS, based in Paris, France. The acquisition itself is being handled by THQ Nordic AB, based in Karlstad, Sweden, and daily operations (sales and distribution, evaluation of sequels & new content etc.) will be done via THQ Nordic GmbH in Vienna, Austria. About Alone in the Dark Alone in the Dark is a survival horror video game series. Early instalments of the series were based on the writings of H. P. Lovecraft, whereas later entries … Continue reading THQ Nordic Acquires Classic Alone in the Dark, Act of War Games
THQ Nordic and Three Gates Studios today announced a global, physical distribution agreement for 8 to Glory – the official game of PBR (Professional Bull Riders). 8 to Glory captures all the thrills and spills of the most punishing sport on dirt and will be available for the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system and the Xbox One family of devices, including the Xbox One X on October 30 (SRP: $29.99/€29.99). “While stationed many miles away from the center of the sport, the team at THQ Nordic holds the athleticism and intensity of professional bull riders in the highest esteem,” said … Continue reading THQ Nordic to Distribute 8 to Glory Bull Riding Game
Mercenary tactic game Jagged Alliance: Rage! will be available on September 27th for PC and November 6th on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Get ready for a demanding turn-based strategy game, where your team of Mercenaries is always outnumbered and low on ressources. This spin-off from the Jagged-Alliance-Franchise is about the beloved mercs like Ivan Dolvich, Helmut “Grunty” Grunther, Charlene “Raven” Higgins and more. Playable in singleplayer and coop-multiplayer, the game will feature an approximately 20-hour long campaign. Jagged Alliance: Rage! is in development for PC, PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, and the Xbox One family of devices including Xbox … Continue reading Jagged Alliance: Rage Gets New Trailer, Release Dates
Following onto the first game, though not requiring it, This is the Police 2 lets you run a rural town’s police department using strategic decisions and the occasional tactical battle. Keep the peace however you see fit, either clean and squeaky or violent and corrupt – the choice is yours.
We are all getting older. Nothing bad about that, right? Well, the knees might hurt sometimes, seeing things far away gets a bit harder, and – oh, boy! – the heart is not as strong as it used to be. But we wake up every morning, go to work, business as usual: killing some bad guys, igniting the odd rebellion, overthrowing another evil dictator… That’s what the mercenaries of Jagged Alliance have been doing these past 20 years. And now Ivan Dolvich, Helmut “Grunty” Grunther, Kyle “Shadow” Simmons and the other infamous fighters have a mission again when they’re stranded … Continue reading Jagged Alliance: Rage! Announced
After its recent, successful escape attempt on PC, This Is the Police 2 will also launch on PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, Nintendo Switch and the Xbox One family of devices including Xbox One X on September 25 2018. About This Is the Police 2 A mixture of adventure and management genres, This Is The Police 2 picks up the original’s baton and introduces new mechanics that strengthen the strategic and tactical elements of the series. Now it isn’t enough to simply manage your police force’s equipment and individual skills. Every challenge requires your direct participation in tactical combat scenes … Continue reading This Is the Police 2 Gets September Console Release Date
In what could be a huge sleeper hit, Bugbear finally put the finishing touches on their vehicle-crashing masterpiece, Wreckfest. The game lives up to the name, with players racing and wrecking everything from tractors to combines, junky stockcars and sleek machines.
Re-releasing a game from 2008 on the Nintendo Switch may not seem like a recipe for success, but it actually is if that game is De Blob, one of the coolest 3D puzzle platformers around. Now paired with the friendly Switch interface, gamers will be painting the town red, blue, green and everything else all over again.
Originally released for the PC and other consoles, Battle Chasers: Nightwar moves to the Nintendo Switch, where its comic book-like RPG elements, intense action and good graphics make it perfect for some epic couch play sessions.
Wreckfest is out now. The PC version will be available from 10 am PST / 19:00 CEST on Steam. Owners of the Early Access version will need to download an update. Expect epic crashes, neck-to-neck fights over the finish line and brand-new ways for metal to bend – These are the once-in-a-lifetime moments that can only be achieved in Wreckfest, with its true-to-life physics simulation crafted by legendary developer Bugbear, who also brought you FlatOut 1, 2 and Ultimate Carnage. Burn rubber and shred metal in the ultimate driving playground! Publishers: THQ Nordic Platforms: Steam