Yet another Syndicate post. However as Starbreeze has released their first trailer for the game it seems appropriate.
So Darksiders eh? I get the impression that a lot of people missed this début outing from Vigil Studios back at the start of 2010, regardless of it’s favourable reviews. I myself have arrived at the party a little on the late side, but I can honestly say that I’m glad I got around to playing it. In essence Darksiders is a glorified hack and slash with additional puzzle elements wrapped up in a mythological storyline. Being a newly converted fan of the God of War series, this is right up my street.
I’ve been waiting an age for some development of what is undoubtedly one of the shiniest gems in Bullfrog’s defunct tatty crown. As smug wise man say however: be careful what you wish for. EA & Starbreeze recently announced that they would be releasing a reboot of the epic Syndicate franchise as a First Person Shooter. A four player co-op one, but a stinking FPS nonetheless. Continue reading