One of the most awaited action-adventure video games, Darksiders 3 is a sequel to blockbuster Darksiders II. The Darksiders 3 is the third entry in the Darksiders series. The game is currently developed by THQ Nordic and Gunfire Games. The game existence was inadvertently revealed by Amazon.
Get to know more details about Darksiders 3. Know about the game’s release date, trailer, available consoles, gameplay, story and a lot more.
About Darksiders 3
Darksiders 3 is set in the events of the previous installment in what stated as a dilapidated Earth. In Darksiders 3, a player will take up the role of Fury, a new protagonist in the game. Alongside Fury, protagonists Rider of the Black Horse and sister Horseman of the Apocalypse follows her in the quest to destroy the Seven Deadly Sins. In the game, Fury needs to use her magic abilities to restore the balance between demons and angles. Moreover, the game will see a diverse mix of good and evil enemies to vie against.
As per the Darksiders website, “Fury is a mage who must rely on her whip and magic to restore the balance between good and evil, Unleash her various forms to access new weapons, moves and traversal abilities.”
Darksiders 3 Release Date
As per the developer, the third installment Darksiders 3 will be out in 2018. The precise release date hasn’t been revealed yet however it is anticipated that the game will be released by mid – 2018.
Darksiders 3 Available Consoles
Darksiders 3 will be available on various consoles. It will come on platforms including Microsoft Windows, Xbox One and PlayStation 4.
Darksiders 3 Trailer
The game’s developer has released series of trailers and its latest video discusses the game’s development phase. Check out the link to know about the Gunfire Games and THQ Nordic thoughts on the project.
On the other hand, go through the below link to see the Darksiders 3 first trailer.
Darksiders 3 Story
Not much about the Darksiders 3 has been revealed thus far. Based on the information provided to date, few assumptions can be made. It seems like Fury will need to compete and battle with the Seven Deadly Sins and its servants. Till further more information is out, its fair to assume as of now, that they will be the primary antagonists in the game. As seen in the trailer, the environment will be themed around each sin with emerging enemies and so on. While Fury seems like an interesting character, her story of origins and more other information are yet a mystery.
Darksiders 3 Gameplay
Based on some information provided, in Darksiders 3, protagonist Fury will have a mythical whip and magical abilities for battling against the enemies and navigation the world. Likewise, she will have access to different special weapons, moves and traveling abilities. Identical to previous Darksiders games, this time as well, protagonists will tie into some prisons for solving the puzzle. The cel-shaded visuals from the pre-Darksiders games still remain intact. Thanks to the improved hardware, the upcoming Darksiders 3 will probably have better visuals.
The third installment is described as an open-ended living free – from the game. The game will require players to make use of Fury’s skills and abilities to combat and defeat the seven deadly sins.
Director of business at THQ Nordic, Reinhard Pollice said, “The Gunfire team brings an intimate involvement with every aspect of the Darksiders franchise since its inception, there is simply no team better qualified to create Darksiders III, beginning with our unpredictable and enigmatic hero FURY – a mage who is considered the most powerful of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse!”
Lars Wingefors, Co-Founder of THQ Nordic added: “As promised, we have taken our time to ensure that this next Darksiders will be everything action-adventure gamers and especially Darksiders loyalists could dream of and more.”
Darksiders 3 Controversy
As per the report by Gematsu, the game was initially leaked by an Amazon listing. On May 2, 2017, Darksiders III appeared on a product listing on Amazon.com. The same day, the game was officially announced by publisher THQ Nordic.