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Submitted by GamePodunk 629d ago | news

Joe Madureira Departs from Darksiders II Developer

Darksiders creative director Joe Madureira has announced his departure from Vigil Games. (Culture, Darksiders 2, Industry, Joe Madureira, PC, PS3, Vigil Games, Xbox 360)

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bubblebeam  +   629d ago
Wow. For some reason I think that if the series sold way more he wouldn't have left.

I hope the franchise continues. Who would like to see a more realistic looking Darksiders? Sort of more God Of War style? (2 completely different games, but people seem to tie the both, as did I for your reading pleasure :)

I suppose a realistic looking one couldn't hurt, as you can't try to imitate another artists work.
segamon  +   629d ago
agreed.
KUV1977  +   629d ago
I'm pretty sure all the artwork he did while under contract belongs to the company and I am also sure that he didn't create everything by himself. So considering artwork Darksiders III should be safe.
Erudito87  +   629d ago
the pc port of this game was disgusting(i bought it quite late so latest update) it caused my pc to crash so many times and steam don't do refunds i doubt very much that i would buy a vigil game ever again
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krisq  +   629d ago
Darksiders wouldn't have been so good without him. Love his art style. Battle Chasers anyone?
Tres21  +   629d ago
yea i hope he left so he could actually finish Battle Chasers
krisq  +   627d ago
Doubt it but would be cool :)
deadfrag  +   629d ago
THQ drops another ip to the garbage!Just sell the ip´s and close doors!
NYC_Gamer  +   629d ago
It just gets worse for THQ everyday
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3-4-5  +   629d ago
They kind of do it to themselves.

Darksiders just with the name/title alone, blends in with the other dishonored and killzone and other Death games.

They all look so similar at first glance, that I don't blame people. It wasn't until somebody mentioned Darksiders was like Legend of Zelda that I even looked into it. Never played it and probably won't but it's their own fault even if the game is good.
FAT MAN GO BOOM  +   629d ago
Ouch that is a lost for Vigil Games....

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