THQ Nordic have released a new trailer for Darksiders Genesis featuring The youngest of the four horsemen and the protagonist of the first Darksiders game, War. This horseman has no qualms of getting up close and personal with his enemies as he wields the Chaoseater blade as he rides upon his steed ruin.

We have the official announcement below, along with the new trailer.

Darksiders Genesis: Introducing War – Rider of the Red Horse

War, the Rider of the Red Horse, is both honorable and savage. The youngest of the Four Horseman, but his age is no indication of his experience on the battleground. He has battled countless enemies with his furious weapon Chaoseater and the protection of his impervious armor. Always by his side is Ruin, War’s phantom steed. Ruin is both mighty and graceful with its blackened coat and fiery hooves and mane. War was wrongly framed by Abaddon for starting the Apocalypse too soon and was imprisoned for over one hundred years by The Charred Council. Well, at least he has beautiful long and white hair. Without split ends.

In Darksiders Genesis you can choose to play either War or his brother Strife, and head into combat side by side in two player cooperative mode. The story takes place before the events of the original game when Lucifer, the enigmatic and deceptive demon king, plots to upset the Balance by granting power to master demons throughout Hell. If you are a melee type of gamer, War is your (gauntlet) left-hand.

About Darksiders Genesis

Darksiders Genesis is an action/adventure that tears its way through hordes of demons, angels, and everything in-between on its way to Hell and back with guns blazing and swords swinging. Genesis gives players their first look at the world of Darksiders before the events of the original game, as well as introduces the horseman Strife.

Features

  • Blast angels and demons as the gunslinging Horseman Strife, playable for the first time

    Swap between the powerful swordsman War and Strife instantly in frenetic, single-player gameplayExplore the epic world of Darksiders and wreak havoc with a friend in two-player cooperative modeExperience a brand new story campaign that takes place before the original Darksiders, exploring the origin of the Seven Seals

    • Grow in strength and power as you collect items, abilities, weapon enhancements, creature cores and more

    In Darksiders Genesis you can choose to play either War or his brother Strife, and head into combat side by side in two player cooperative mode. The story takes place before the events of the original game when Lucifer, the enigmatic and deceptive demon king, plots to upset the Balance by granting power to master demons throughout Hell. If you are a melee type of gamer, War is your (gauntlet) left-hand.

    About Darksiders Genesis

    Darksiders Genesis is an action/adventure that tears its way through hordes of demons, angels, and everything in-between on its way to Hell and back with guns blazing and swords swinging. Genesis gives players their first look at the world of Darksiders before the events of the original game, as well as introduces the horseman Strife.

    Features

    • Blast angels and demons as the gunslinging Horseman Strife, playable for the first time

      Swap between the powerful swordsman War and Strife instantly in frenetic, single-player gameplayExplore the epic world of Darksiders and wreak havoc with a friend in two-player cooperative modeExperience a brand new story campaign that takes place before the original Darksiders, exploring the origin of the Seven Seals

      • Grow in strength and power as you collect items, abilities, weapon enhancements, creature cores and more

      Source: Evolve PR

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