Posts Tagged ‘Vigil Games’

WH40k Dark Millennium 1st Faction Revealed


Warhammer 40,000: Dark Millennium Online is looking like one of the highlights of GamesCom, and we’ll have an interview turning up pretty soon. In the meantime you can check out this new trailer, which details the first playable faction: The Imperium Of Man. Not much of a surprise, granted. But playable Adeptus Mechanicus? That’s my first character already sewn up, then. Lots more footage below, go: behold.
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Warhammer 40K Online: The Trailer


At last we get to look at THQ and Vigil Games’ Warhammer 40,000: Dark Millennium Online. We don’t know much about it, other than it’s taking an “action” stance on the traditional MMORPG template, and it’s full of maximalist Warhammer sci-fi absurdity. I’m sure more details will emerge as E3 trundles onward, and THQ also confirm that “more details” will appear at GamesCom in August. This trailer seems to all be in-engine, with a few seconds of game UI displayed too. More importantly, I suspect, there are cocking great titans walking about. Go take a look.
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Darksiders Decide To Side With PC


THQ have dropped us a line to mention that console hack-n-slash business Darksiders will be coming to PC in June. Not played it myself, but I’ve heard good things, so this is pleasing. It’s a game about WAR, whose name must be spelled in all-capitals and shouted if you say it out loud, one of the horsemen of the apocalypse, doing harm to demons and stuff. Vigil Games’ David Adams says this: “We are really excited to have the opportunity to bring Darksiders to the global PC audience. We feel that the growth of digital distribution and PC online communities creates a great environment for our game. We are working really hard to make sure that key features such as user-defined resolutions, interface and both keyboard and game pad control sets are all up to the standards for today’s discerning PC consumer.” That’s YOU, because you discern all the time. Hooray! (Original launch trailer below.)
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