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European-based Nordic Games is set to acquire a ton of game properties from the now defunct publisher THQ, including the Red Faction, Darksiders, and Titan Quest series.
The remaining assets of game publisher THQ, inlcuding the Homeworld, Red Faction and Darksiders franchises, arew now up for bids from now until April 1st, with the final sales to made by mid-May.
Crytek has announced it will launch its first US-based game development studio in Austin, Texas, which will have 35 team members that were formerly a part of the now shut down THQ-owned Vigil Games.
THQ is apparently no more; the publisher has reportedly been broken up with its many upcoming games and development studios bought by a number of different companies.
THQ will hold an auction later this month, where companies will be able to bid on individual assets of the game publisher such as games, development studios and more.
THQ has announced it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection as it enters an agreement with Clearlake Capital Group to acquire its assets, although other competing bids can be filed.
Two PC games are being released via download for free for a limited time; Metro 2033 from publisher THQ and the PC and Mac versions of Duke Nukem 3D from 3D Realms via GoG.com.
Warhammer 40K: Dawn of War, the sci-fi RTS game from developer Relic and publisher THQ has been added to the "pay what you want" Humble THQ Bundle as an extra if you pay more than the average amount.
The team behind the popular Humble Indie Bundle "pay what you want" game events have launched a new deal which gives folks a way to pay what they want for several THQ titles.
THQ will offer extra incentives for people who pre-order the upcoming Company of Heroes 2 on Steam if enough of them pay ahead of time for the WWII RT game sequel.
The upcoming first person shooter sequel Metro: Last Light won't have a multiplayer mode as previously announced so the development team can concentrate on the single player game.
THQ has announced its pre-order incentives for the upcoming WWII RTS sequel Company of Heroes 2, along with a Digital Deluxe version of the game with free access to the first three DLC packs.
Death lives in a game that is bigger and better than its predecessors, but just how good is the hack-and-slash combat, and is the PC port any good? Read our review to find out.
The launch of Darksiders II is almost upon us, but in the meantime you can check out the latest pre-release gameplay trailer where Death explains his motives for his quest in the game
THQ continues to cancel game projects, announcing this week that it has shut down production of Volition's horror-themed game InSane, which the company announced in 2011.
A new rumor has surfaced that suggests GSC Game World's cancelled PC-exclusive title STALKER 2 has been picked up by Bethesda, although other rumors conflict and say this isn't true
A new article on the development of the 2011 FPS Homefront and the shut down of its team at Kaos Studios puts the blame on the team's leadership for its failure.
Japanese game developer Valhalla Game Studios has confirmed it has recovered the publishing rights to Devil's Third from THQ and will release the game for the PC and other platforms.
THQ has announced it has cancelled plans to release the stand alone expansion Saints Row: The Third - Enter the Dominatrix. The content in that expansion will be used in the next full Saints Row game.
THQ has announced it has hired Jason Rubin, the co-founder of game developer Naughty Dog, to be its new president just a few days before E3 2012 begins in early June.
THQ has released a short film that promotes Metro: Last Light, the upcoming sequel to the acclaimed first person shooter Metro 2033 that's due to be released sometime in 2013.
THQ has revealed that the RPG based on the South Park TV show has been delayed. Originally set for a fall 2012 release, it's now due out sometime in the first quarter of 2013.
THQ has confirmed earlier rumors that it will release Company of Heroes 2, the full sequel to the critically acclimed PC WWII RTS game from developer Relic, in early 2013.
A new listing on the Xbox.com website reveals that the upcoming South Park role-playing game will receive the subtitle The Stick of Truth when it is released later this year.
THQ has confirmed it will not have a big booth on the exhibit floor at E3 2012, although it will still be at the trade show in the form of meetings and "participating with first party activites."
A scan from the latest issue of PC Gamer's UK magazine seems to confirm that developer Relic and publisher THQ are working on the PC RTS game sequel Company of Heroes 2 for release in 2013.
THQ has announced plans to release Saints Row: The Third - Enter the Dominatrix, a stand alone continuation of the 2011 open world action game that's due for release in late 2012.
THQ has announced that Darksiders II, the next game in the third-person action series from developer Vigil Games, will have its release date delayed from June to August 2012.
The CEO of Take-Two Interactive says that THQ won't be around in six months, blaming low quality games and THQ's strategy of relying on licensed properties for most of its games.
The animated TV series South Park will be the subject of a major RPG game developed by Obsidian Entertainment. THQ will publish the game for the PS3 and Xbox 360 consoles in 2012.
THQ announced today that Crytek will develop the next game in its Homefront first person shooter series with a projected release date sometime in 2013 or early 2014.
Well known singer Jimmy Buffet is getting into the Facebook game market with the upcoming Margaritaville Online, a game that will feature music, social activities and more based on Buffet's songs.
Haunted: Hells Reach, the winner of the second Make Something Unreal mod contest, will be released as a stand alone game by THQ in October for the PC with console versions coming in 2012.
THQ announced even more layoffs on Tuesday, along with the closing of even more of its internal development studios and retiring its long running MX vs ATV racing series.
Game publisher THQ released its latest financial results today and the numbers were a big disappointment for the company. The company recorded non-GAAP revenues of $141.2 million for the quarter that ended on June...
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Red Faction Armageddon is due out on June 7 and today a playable demo of the sci-fi first person shooter was made available for download for the Xbox 360 console (sadly there's no PC demo...
THQ today became the first publicly traded third party game publisher to report its earnings for the quarter that ended on March 31. Overall THQ brought in Non-GAAP revenues of $248.6 million, in line with...
Fans of the Red Faction sci-fi shooter game series not only have a new game, Red Faction Armageddon, to look forward to in a few weeks, but there is also a TV movie coming that's...
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When Microsoft's Project Natal was announced at E3 earlier this year, there was a lot of excitement. Many companies have tried to take motion capture to gaming, and whilst they've been enjoyable to an extent,...
As the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) draws near, the list of this year's attendees continues to grow. The 2009 E3 is scheduled to run from June 2-4 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Unlike previous...
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World Wrestling Entertainment asks court to nullify THQ's license to produce WWE games, alleges bribery and racketeering scheme. World Wrestling Entertainment today announced that the company has filed suit against video game...