AusGamers had an extensive play session with Darksiders where their initial thoughts about the game were washed away and replaced with plenty of excitement.
From the site:
"Looks can be deceiving. And it happens in the videogame world probably more than anywhere else (except maybe MySpace). So I'm going to be one of the first to say my initial thoughts regarding THQ and Vigil Games' Darksiders were so far off the mark, my whole perspective and expectation for the game have turned 180, and I'm going to make it my mission to ensure you too, are properly informed and thoroughly excited as a result..."