Darksiders hits shelves January 5th

darksiders-jan-5-dated

THQ has announced today that post-apocalyptic action-game Darksiders is due to hit PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 early next year on January 5, 2010 for the US, with a January 7th date for Europe, and January 8th for Asia.

Darksiders puts players in the place of War, one of four legendary Horsemen of the apocalpyse which has just destroyed the world. As War, you must find out who was behind the premature destruction of the world.

Alongside the new release date, THQ has relaunched the official Darksiders website.

Use the coupon code "GEMATSU" for 5% off.

comment policy

Comment Policy

Comments are welcome and encouraged on Gematsu. However, we ask that you follow a simple set of guidelines:

  • Read the full article before commenting.
  • Stay on topic.
  • No drive-by comments, including trolling, baiting, or shit-posting.
  • Know when not to comment. If you do not care about a topic, you do not need to comment.
  • No offensive comments. This includes abusive, threatening, pornographic, misleading, or libelous content / language, as well as general harassment and individual attacks.
  • No port-begging.
  • No console wars.
  • Use spoiler tags when posting spoiler or NSFW (non-nude-only) content. For example: <spoiler>Woe is Leomon.</spoiler> State the subject of the content outside of the spoiler tags.
  • Be respectful towards other commenters. You do not have to agree with each other, but debate politely. If you find that a commenter is not following this simple etiquette, do not carry on the conversation—simply report it.

Gematsu reserves the right to edit or delete any comments without notice. This comment policy is subject to change at any time.