THQ Nordic acquires the “Kingdoms of Amalur”-IP – among other assets from 38 Studios

THQ Nordic today announced that the acquisition of the intellectual property “Kingdoms of Amalur” has been finalized with 38 Studios LLC, based in Providence, RI, US. The deal also covered the acquisition of the “Amalur” – based on the abandoned MMORPG project “Copernicus”. The acquisition itself is being handled by THQ Nordic AB, based in Karlstad, Sweden, and daily operations (sales and distribution, evaluation of sequels & new content etc.) will be done via THQ Nordic GmbH in Vienna, Austria. About Kingdom of Amalur: Reckoning The minds of New York…

theHunter: Call of the Wild 2019 Edition Announced

Passionate digital Hunters all over the world have brought home their prey since theHunter: Call of the Wild™ was released in 2017. Through the idyllic German farmlands of Hirschfelden, the Layton Lake District in North America or the icy Medved-Taiga National Park in Siberia, hunters have proven their skills. But soon it will be time to be challenged with the largest and most dangerous animals in the wild and savage landscapes of the Vurhonga Savanna in Africa. This latest, upcoming DLC will already be part of theHunter: Call of the Wild™ 2019…

de Blob 2 is out now on Nintendo Switch

As with its predecessor de Blob, THQ Nordic has remastered and released de Blob 2 on PC and all current console platforms. As of today, de Blob 2 is also out on Nintendo Switch™ at an SRP of €29.99 / $29.99. About de Blob 2 Comrade Black is back and so is his war on Color. There will be no stopping him or his brainwashing new cult from taking over Prisma City-that is, until de Blob comes back to re-ignite color revolution! de Blob 2 is a platformer which utilizes unique painting…

The Unexpendables – Jagged Alliance: Rage! coming this fall

We are all getting older. Nothing bad about that, right? Well, the knees might hurt sometimes, seeing things far away gets a bit harder, and – oh, boy! – the heart is not as strong as it used to be. But we wake up every morning, go to work, business as usual: killing some bad guys, igniting the odd rebellion, overthrowing another evil dictator… That’s what the mercenaries of Jagged Alliance have been doing these past 20 years. And now Ivan Dolvich, Helmut “Grunty” Grunther, Kyle “Shadow” Simmons and the…

This Is The Police 2 coming to consoles on September 25th 2018

After its recent, successful escape attempt on PC, This Is The Police 2 will also launch on PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Nintendo Switch™ and the Xbox One family of devices including Xbox One X on September 25th 2018. About This Is the Police 2 A mixture of adventure and management genres, This Is The Police 2 picks up the original’s baton and introduces new mechanics that strengthen the strategic and tactical elements of the series. Now it isn’t enough to simply manage your police force’s equipment and individual skills. Every…

3D adventure Scarf is set to warm your heart and neck this winter

Although current temperatures across the globe might indicate otherwise, THQ Nordic knows that winter is coming and announced its new game today: Scarf. Scarf is slated for a PC release in winter 2018/2019. Developed by Uprising Studios, based in Salamanca, Spain, this 3D platformer for all ages will feature rich and diverse game environments, a cute protagonist with a fashionable, red scarf, and the feeling of living in very close touch with nature itself. About Scarf SCARF is a 3D Adventure game, where protagonist Hyke must use his polymorphic scarf to explore a magical environment, solve mysterious…

Ladies and Gentlemen. Start. Your. Engines: Wreckfest out now!

Mssion accomplished, Wreckfest is out now! The PC version will be available from 10 am PST / 19:00 CEST on Steam. Owners of the Early Access version will need to download an update. The console versions of Wreckfest will launch on November 20th. You can order (PC) or pre-order (consoles) here: http://n.thq.com/aKG430knZ3u About Wreckfest Expect epic crashes, neck-to-neck fights over the finish line and brand-new ways for metal to bend – These are the once-in-a-lifetime moments that can only be achieved in Wreckfest, with its true-to-life physics simulation crafted by legendary developer Bugbear, who also brought you FlatOut 1, 2 and Ultimate Carnage. Burn…

‘Fear’ the new Fade to Silence update

Explore deep canyons, a refinery located in the middle of the zone and other POIs in The Pits, the new region in Fade to Silence.The Pits also feature new gathering areas you can make use of. But being the farthest region from your refuge, you need to equip the best gear you can muster. New Followers On top of that, two new companions join the fold! Say hello to Ezra and Gani! Ezra “The Alchemist” managed to survive for a very long time, despite the harsh conditions, which is partly due to her…

This is the Police 2 New Gameplay Trailer

Back in the big city, Police Chief Jack Boyd, the protagonist of This Is the Police, was too deeply mired in bureaucracy to pay much attention to field tactics. But in Sharpwood, a cold frontier town where a young woman named Lilly Reed has recently become sheriff, you’ll need to take a new approach: you’ll have to take your cops under direct control during particularly difficult and dangerous missions. In such situations, the game will switch to a new turn-based combat mode system. Gather a team of your finest police…

Legend of Kay pounces onto Nintendo Switch May 29th

Be excited for May 29th, as this marks the arrival of the quircky Action-RPG Legend of Kay on Nintendo Switch. Since its initial release on the PS2™, Legend of Kay has been well received by both critics and consumers alike and was subsequently ported to the Nintendo DS™. 10 years later, the game has been remastered and ported to PC/Mac/Linux, PS3™, Xbox 360 and PS4™ and Wii U™ under the name Legend of Kay Anniversary. As Legend of Kay’s timeless style and genre haven’t lost their appeal – and THQ Nordic wants…