Fluid, colorful action that evolves over time.
Clever, progressively more challenging environmental puzzles.
Expansive adventure, with lots of dungeons to explore.
Some performance and technical issues.
No proper visual customization options.
Disappointing bosses, especially the final boss.
By Computeractive on December 05, 2012
Death and destruction are often synonymous with computer games but Darksiders II goes one further by casting you as Death himself, complete with scythe. Set during the mythical End of Days, Death sets out to clear the name of his brother and fellow...-
By PC Gamer on October 16, 2012
Agreeable hack-’n’-slash fare – the puzzling and platforming is lightweight, but offsets the roaming and robust combat...77
By cnet on September 21, 2012
Darksiders II merges action, exploration, and loot-driven progression into an excellent and sizable...80
By Blogcritics on September 04, 2012
Let me start by saying that despite never having played the first game, I was excited about being able to review Darksiders 2. I had heard good things about the first game. It wasn't a run-away hit AAA title – or even a critics' darling...40
By Atomic MPC on August 28, 2012
A game that is highly enjoyable in spite of...-
By New Game Network on August 28, 2012
Darksiders II does so much so well that it's easy to forgive the porting issues and occasional bugs that pop up, making it one of the best adventures of the year so far. While death may not be proud, the team at Vigil certainly should...84
By PC Authority on August 28, 2012
Vigil Entertainment's Darksiders was a rough gem, featuring some fantastic combat, tricky puzzles and some unfortunate, game-breaking bugs. Its second bite at the franchise takes the concepts of the first game and ramps them up, casting the player...67
By itproportal.com on August 25, 2012
This grim reaper hasn't an original bone in his body, but this isn't necessarily a bad thing. By carving great bloody chunks from Zelda, God of War, Prince of Persia, Tomb Raider and Diablo and patching them together, Vigil has created a...80
By theregister.co.uk on August 21, 2012
An example of action RPG at its finest, losing yourself is easy in Darksiders II . Every area had a surprise to savour and filled me with excitement as I battled through hordes of enemies. This game surpassed my expectations and now I'm just...-
By Cheat Code Central on August 14, 2012
There is little in the gaming industry that is quite as galling as a game designed by a boardroom. These products of the bottom line come in many forms, from the yearly releases of sports titles and popular first-person shooter franchises (which shall...90