Game Revolution writes: "It's time for the Apocalypse, and you're one of its four horsemen. The Horseman of War, to be precise. Only it's not really time for the end of the world. You see, someone started the party early and now you've taken the blame. It's not really your fault, but God can be a dick when he hasn't had his coffee.
So what does he do? He strips you of all your powers and imprisons you in the Abyss. Time passes and the Rapture comes and goes. Somehow you break free and decide to pull a Columbo, and solve the mystery of who framed you and why. Only instead of interrogating suspects, you beat the living crap out of monsters. That's how Vigil gets the ball rolling in the upcoming Darksiders: Wrath of War."