THQ has released details on the Pre-order packages for the next instalment of the Darksiders saga with screens of Death riding head on into Armageddon.

Alongside Darksiders 2, THQ has announced the launch of two books tied to the series; In May, DARKSIDERS: THE ABOMINATION VAULT will provide the back stories on War and Death – taking place a millennia before the events of the original Darksiders – and the struggle to save the world from a mysterious force seeking to the balance of heaven, hell and earth. The second book will be a companion book described as the Darksiders World Bible.

Pre-order details:

  • GameStop: ‘Death Rides’ Pack-Features multiple exclusive side-quests allowing players to explore more of the Maker’s Realm and Dead Plains. In addition players will be able to aid an ancient Construct, battle The Bloodless and retrieve Karn’s lost treasure.
  • Best Buy: ‘Angel of Death’ Pack-Features enhanced armor with an angel inspired design as well as a pair of matching scythes. In addition players will receive an exclusive purple colored visual trail for their crow.
  • Amazon: ‘Deadly Despair’ Pack-Features an additional speed boost for Death’s horse Despair, that allows players to traverse the world at a much faster rate.

Introducing Death from the beginning to the end.

Official game Trailer:

Darksiders II available June 26th release in the US and June 29th release in Europe.

Darksiders II Screen Gallery: