Orange writes: "You could almost be forgiven for thinking action adventure games were dead. Titles with combat, exploration, platforming and puzzling are few and far between these days. Developers have cannily learned to focus on one element of gaming and centre the whole experience of any particular game around that, rather than spreading themselves too thinly across different disciplines. Vigil Games. However, has thrown caution to the wind and stuffed all those game elements into Darksiders to bring us a game that straddles a wide variety of influences, from Legend of Zelda to God of War."