WCW Backstage Assault: the worst wrestling game ever made?

WCW was dead and buried in 2001, but before they went under they came out with WCW Backstage Assault. It is the last video game offering from the company and quite possibly the worst wrestling game ever made. Everyone remembers WCW/NWO Revenge with fondness and appreciation. The game revolutionized wrestling...
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Hopes for Imminent Announcement of Darksiders 4 Dashed by THQ

One Twitter post was enough to get Darksiders fans enthusiastic. The next one completely buried their hopes. THQ Nordic posted a tweet that raised the hopes of Darksiders fans;. The players thought that this is an indication that the company is working on a new game;. In a subsequent post,...
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Destroy All Humans! 2 – Reprobed Interview: Why This Sequel Is Too Powerful for Old-Gen

Aliens have maintained a place in video games since Space Invaders, but nothing left an impression on gamers quite like Destroy All Humans did in 2005. THQ and Pandemic Studios introduced their not-so-green little men as murderous invaders with a crass sense of humor, captivating audiences with strong-enough sandbox gameplay to warrant a sequel, Destroy All Humans 2, in 2006. Now, thanks to the work of THQ Nordic and Black Forest Games, that sequel is getting a remake in the form of Destroy All Humans 2 – Reprobed to follow the reimagined original game from last year. We had the opportunity to speak with Black Forest assistant creative director Stefan Schmitz about the sequel remake’s development and how the team has worked to preserve its character and tone for fans old and new.

Can WWE 2K22 Save the Dying 2K Franchise?

Over the last 20+ years, WWE games have been in the hands of several different developers. Some have been great; others, not so much. There have been quite a few stinkers, specifically from the WWE 2K series. Hopefully, WWE 2K22 can save the 2K franchise. But before we get into that, let’s take a moment to reflect on how great the older games were.

Saints Row Districts of Santo to get 3 DLC after its release

Saints Row is an upcoming open-world sandbox action-adventure game. It is a reboot of the Saints Row franchise, a series that takes inspiration and received criticism for its similarities to the Grand Theft Auto franchise. The game comes from the developer studio, Volition, and publisher Deep Silver. Consequently, THQ is no longer the publisher of the upcoming game unlike most of the previous entries. Saints Row Districts of Santo launching on various platforms such as PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, and also for Windows PC on EPIC games store on 25 February 2022.

Short Interest in Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund (NYSE:THQ) Drops By 56.5%

Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund (NYSE:THQ) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 5,700 shares, a decline of 56.5% from the September 15th total of 13,100 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 81,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.1 days.

Sony Game Trials: Biomutant free trial now available on PlayStation 4

PlayStation’s Free Game Trials Adds Third Game. ‘Biomutant’ joins PlayStation game trials line-up. Biomutant is available on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. Sony has been testing free game trials on the PlayStation 4 and 5 in October and now a new title has been added to the roster of games in the service. Biomutant is available for download as a timed free trial for PS4 and PS5 owners. Like Death Stranding: Director’s Cut and Sackboy: A Big Adventure, Biomutant will only be available as a free trial until October 28.

Why It May Take a While for 'Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl' to Add Voice Acting

Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl has already become a firm favorite since it was released on October 5, however, one of the biggest aspects about the game that is garnering the most criticism is the lack of voice acting in the game. Although there's a lot of Nickelodeon characters in the game, none of them actually speak.

Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund (NYSE:THQ) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.11

NYSE THQ traded down $0.02 on Monday, reaching $22.83. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 6,864 shares, compared to its average volume of 95,260. Tekla Healthcare Opportunities Fund has a twelve month low of $17.31 and a twelve month high of $25.92. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $24.07 and its two-hundred day moving average is $23.42.

If you don’t play Gothic’s playable teaser THQ Nordic won’t make it • Fundingnewsasia

THQ Nordic is mulling over whether or not it should remake the fantasy RPG Gothic and to help it decide, it’s released a free playable teaser to give you a taster. That said, it’s not available for just anyone. The demo’s only downloadable for those who already have a Gothic game or any other title from developer Piranha Bytes in their Steam libraries, even though PB isn’t involved in the remake.

All Metro Games In Order By Release Date

Metro is a Russian/Ukrainian video game and novel franchise that began with 2005’s Metro 2033 book by Dmitry Glukhovsky. So far, we’ve seen a trilogy of games. On top of the original trio, there’s an extra remaster we’re including. The grand total of Metro series games is four. Also, the last game, Metro Exodus, has two expansions.

HandyGames™ is part of the THQ Nordic and Embracer Group family and operates as an international publisher for small and mid-sized projects and developers for a worldwide audience. The focus lies on creating and publishing games for next gen consoles like Microsoft Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and Sony PS4 as...

Remember the Time THQ Caused an Ecological Disaster?

In the past few weeks, we’ve talked about Korn doing a Silent Hill theme, the most unfortunate scavenger hunt, headstone marketing, and a couple of other strange things. I’ve saved, for you, the best for last. Note: Probably not the last because in the annals of video game history, this stuff just keeps happening. This week I want to talk about THQ, may it rest in peace. If you weren’t aware, THQ died in 2012. Its name was bought by Nordic Games, and now Nordic parades around wearing the skin of THQ and calling itself THQ Nordic. It’s actually for the best that THQ was liquidated because, in 2011, it did something phenomenally bad.

PREPAK celebrates 44th Foundation Day

People Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak (PREPPAK) celebrated its 44th Foundation Day on October 9 by following the Covid-19 SoP. A statement by Achouba , Assistant Charge d’ Affairs, Publicity and Propaganda, of PREPAK said that main function of the Foundation Day was held at its Central Head Quarter (CHQ), 701 Mobile Battalian, 707 Battalion, Tactical Head Quarter (THQ), Base areas, transit camp and at the training centers. At the function held at its Central Head Quarter (CHQ) , Chairman of the Interim Council of PREPAK attended as the Chief guest while Chief of the Army Staff (CAS) presided over it. Charge d’ Affairs, Publicity and Propaganda attended as guest of honour.