There's more to Darksiders than meets the eye. People seem to be worried that it's yet another cookie-cutter third-person action game, but that's not what Destructoid saw. The game has an intriguing, unique storyline, and its gameplay takes elements from a wide variety of genres. Here's the deal: you play as War, one of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. War has been accused by the Charred Council -- a mediating body between heaven and hell -- of prematurely triggering the apocalypse (y'know, where heaven and hell descend on Earth to fight it out once and for all, with humanity caught in the middle).