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Death will face an entire army forged within an evil tool in the latest expansion for Darksiders II.
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Darksiders II offers up melodrama, beautiful environments, and subtle touches that make it worth your gaming time and dollar.
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[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C0i9HzJazfQ&w=560&h=345] The above is the ending to 2010′s Darksiders, which featured War, one of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, as the main protagonist. In the cutscene, War’s three siblings (pictured below) are seen coming to his aid, leading gamers to believe that Darksiders II would feature multiplayer, or at least more than one horseman.
Nintendo of America head Reggie Fils-Aime admitted Tuesday that the E3 highlight reel of third-party titles for the new Wii U console used footage from the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions of games. In an interview with GameTrailers, Fils-Aime said it used footage from other consoles because the Wii U is a year from launch and games on its system would look at least as good as PS3 and 360 versions.