New Darksiders Game Leaked by E3 Website

New Darksiders Game Leaked by E3 Website

THQ Nordic is going back to the dark side(rs).

The webpage for Geoff Keighley's E3 Coliseum just leaked the existence of a new Darksiders game on its schedule page. The reveal is set for Thursday, June 13 in a special Darksiders panel.

The new Darksiders game will be announced at the Darksiders: Action Adventure Evolved panel which will talk both about the history of the Darksiders franchise, and its future. This is also the first mention of a new Darksiders game since Darksiders 3 was released last year.

Here's a full description of the Darksiders panel at the E3 Coliseum where the new game in the series will be revealed:

"A discussion about the inception of the Darksiders universe and where it's headed next. This panel will coincide with the E3 2019 unveil of a brand new Darksiders game that takes the franchise in a fresh direction. This is a panel discussion about the art and business of creating and maintaining an action adventure franchise rich in-game and corporate lore."

Darksiders 3 received a 70 on Metacritic, which is fine, all things considered. However, the Darksiders series as a whole has struggled to escape comparisons to other action-adventure games, particularly the 3D Legend of Zelda titles.

Still, the Darksiders franchise has its fans, and a new Darksiders game proves THQ Nordic is still interested in keeping the series running. The new Darksiders will be one of 80 games THQ Nordic currently has in development.

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Matt Kim is a former freelance writer who's covered video games and digital media. He likes video games as spectacle and is easily distracted by bright lights or clever bits of dialogue. He also once wrote about personal finance, but that's neither here nor there.

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