Daily Briefs (Feb. 1): Darksiders Warmastered Edition / Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night

Today’s Daily Briefs: Darksiders Warmastered Edition announced for the Nintendo Switch, but also…

  • Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night
  • Crystal Crisis
  • Dragon Marked for Death

Darksiders Warmastered Edition

THQ Nordic has announced that Darksiders Warmastered Edition is headed to the Nintendo Switch: it will be released on April 2nd in Europe and North America, and will cost $29.99. It will be available both at retail and on the Nintendo eShop.

Here’s the debut trailer, some details, and some screenshots:

Deceived by the forces of evil into prematurely bringing about the end of the world, War – the first Horseman of the Apocalypse – stands accused of breaking the sacred law by inciting a war between Heaven and Hell. In the slaughter that ensued, the demonic forces defeated the heavenly hosts and laid claim to the Earth.

– Apocalyptic Power – Unleash the wrath of War, combining brutal attacks and supernatural abilities to decimate all who stand in your way
– Extreme Arsenal – Wield a devastating arsenal of angelic, demonic and Earthly weapons; and blaze a trail of destruction atop Ruin, War’s fiery phantom steed
– Epic Quest – Battle across the wastelands and demon-infested dungeons of the decimated Earth in your quest for vengeance and redemption
– Character Progression – Uncover powerful ancient relics, upgrade your weapons, unlock new abilities, and customize your gameplay style
– Battle Heaven and Hell – Battle against all who stand in your way – from war-weary angelic forces to Hell’s hideous demon hordes

Darksiders Warmastered Edition (Switch) comes out on April 2nd in Europe and North America. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!

Source: THQ Nordic PR

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night

Yesterday, the latest Kickstarter update for Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night went live. This one shares more details about the shard-crafting system: click here to check it out!

Here’s a few more screenshots:

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night (Switch) comes out later this year.

Crystal Crisis

Nicalis has announced that Crystal Crisis has been delayed to May 28th in Europe and North America. Despite having sent the game to Nintendo for lotcheck, the developers decided to add one extra month of development/polish.

They’re going to use that extra month for the following:

  • adding a 20th playable character
  • adding a gallery mode
  • further balancing the game
  • optimizing the online experience
  • adding narration by Peter Cullen (European and North American versions only)

Here’s the latest trailer for the game:

Also, Nicalis has announced that retail copies of Crystal Crisis in North America will include the following:

  • special transforming Crystal Cluster
  • full colour instruction booklet

Finally, there will be a special offer for players who pre-order the game on the Nintendo eShop, with more details to be announced at a later date.

As an extra, here’s the latest Character introduction video for the game, introducing Solange:

Crystal Crisis (Switch) comes out on May 28th in Europe and North America, and this Spring in Japan. The Upcoming Games page has been updated!

Source: Nicalis

Dragon Marked for Death

Here’s the launch trailer for Dragon Marked for Death:

Dragon Marked for Death (Switch) comes out at retail on March 26th in Europe and North America.


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