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THQ Nordic and Gunfire Games have officially announced Darksiders 3 (Via IGN). The game is currently in development and is due for release in 2018 for PS4, Xbox One and PC.
Darksiders 3 will be an openworld action adventure game that will focus on exploration and environmental puzzles. This is the third game in the Darksiders series and will continue with the franchises hack and slash combat with new protagonist, Fury
You can watch the announcement trailer below.
Darksiders 3 has been leaked on Amazon (first reported by Gematsu). The leak shows several screenshots as well as some information about the upcoming game.
The listing on Amazon revealed that players will be playing as Fury, a mage who uses a whip and magic to restore the balance between good and evil on Earth. Fury is described as “the most unpredictable and enigmatic of the Four Horsemen”. In the first two games players played as War and Death respectively.
The leak goes on to say that Fury will have various forms, each will grant her access to new weapons, moves and abilities. The main storyline will focus on Fury defeating the Seven Deadly Sins and their servants in a post apocalyptic environment.
You can check out the leaked screenshots below
Darksiders 3 is being developed by Gunfire Games, the games studio founded by members of Vigil Games who developed both Darksiders 1 and 2. THQ Nordic have yet to comment on the Darksiders 3 leak.