Browsing tag: THQ

Cancelled THQ Avengers FPS Gameplay Surfaces News 2

News 2 Most people might not remember this, but back in 2012 when the Avengers movie came out, it was supposed to have a tie-in game made by THQ Studio Australia. It was supposed to be a game based on the movie but would play out as a first-person shooter game of sorts. Curious? Well, now we […]

Titan Quest Ragnarok Expansion Hits Steam, Proves a Pleasant Surprise for Fans News 0

News 0 In a surprise move, Titan Quest Anniversary Edition has received a new expansion, available right now! The 11-year-old game was recently re-launched following its 10-year anniversary, and now its received a surprise expansion called “Ragnarok”. Ragnarok is only available on Steam, and is currently priced at a 25% discount, making it $14.99.   Here’s a list of the expansion’s […]

Red Faction Collection Heading To PC And PlayStation 3 News 5

News 5 With Nordic Games acquiring a few of the now defunct THQ IPs such as Dark Siders and Red Faction, gamers on the PC and PlayStation 3 can look forward to re-playing the Red Faction franchise with the upcoming Red Faction Collection. Discovered by Joystiq, among the titles included in the Red Faction Collection is the original […]

Nexuiz’s Future Uncertain After THQ Bankruptcy News 11

News 11 Illfonic, developers of Nexuiz, an arena-based shooter powered by the CryENGINE 3 available on XBL and Steam, are uncertain of the game’s future after a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge approved the sale of THQ’s assets last month. Illfonic president Chuck Brungardt recently told Polygon, “Our deal with THQ was basically a licensing deal through THQ Partners, so we […]

THQ Is Shutting Its Doors, Homefront Sold Along With Other Assets News 49

News 49 After months of struggling, THQ, publishers of the Saint Rows, Homefront, Darksiders, and other franchises has officially announced today to its employees that they will be closing their doors in the coming weeks. After a 22 hour auction that occurred yesterday, THQ has finally revealed which of their assets have been sold so far: Sega […]

Crytek: Homefront 2 Development Not Affected by THQ Woes News 15

News 15 THQ’s recent financial troubles and restructuring didn’t interrupt Crytek’s work on Homefront 2, says Crytek CEO Cevat Yerl. Yerl explained that THQ’s problems have had “pretty much zero” affect on the studio’s development of Homefront 2. “There’s been no tangible change whatsoever. There have been a few meetings and the introduction of people and those meetings are always very […]

THQ Took Homefront 2 to Crytek to Bring It ‘Up to the level of CoD and Battlefield,’ Says Former VP News 23

News 23 In his last interview as the executive vice president of THQ core games, Danny Bilson reflects on Homefront 1, and touches on why the publisher decided to hand the reins over to Crytek. Bilson reckoned, “Homefront had fantastic creative. Arguably, at least in my opinion, one of the best properties for a first person shooter, a fresh world, […]