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Humble Weekly Sale offers nine Nordic Games

The latest pay-what-you-want Humble Weekly Sale focuses on a sampling of nine titles from Nordic Games' catalogue. Until next Thursday, Oct. 10, you can pay $1-5 to receive Steam keys for the Windows PC versions of Red Faction: Armageddon, Supreme Commander, Supreme Commander: Forged Alliance, The Guild 2 and the Neighbours From Hell Compilation. Pay $6 or more, and you'll also receive Arcania, Darksiders 2, Painkiller: Hell & Damnation and SpellForce 2: Faith in Destiny. Buyers can split each sale three ways: between Nordic games, the bundle's organizers, and two charities, the Red Cross and Child's Play. You can see Nordic Games' titles in motion by watching the highlight video above.

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Darksiders 2 on Wii U has reduced visual quality, frame rate dropping issues

The graphics quality of Vigil Games' Darksiders 2 on Wii U does not hold up to the game's other versions, and suffers from a significant drop in performance due to a low frame-rate that affects playability, reports Eurogamer. In a video comparing Darksiders 2 on the Wii U and PlayStation 3, the Wii U version replaces shafts of light among trees with a simpler glow, tones down water splash effects and removes trees from some of the more open areas. Denser forest areas have retained all foliage and are rendered with a higher resolution, although select textures in a few areas are rendered a lower resolution than the surroundings. The frame-rate level also drops during scenes in more expansive environments. However, full motion video cutscenes are identical across the Wii U, PS3 and Xbox...

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North America
  • Xbox 360
    • Released 08/14/2012
    • Publisher THQ
    • Developer Vigil Games
    • Score 9
  • PlayStation 3
    • Released 08/14/2012
    • Publisher THQ
    • Developer Vigil Games
    • Score 9
  • Windows
    • Released 08/14/2012
    • Publisher THQ
    • Developer Vigil Games
  • Wii U
    • Released 11/18/2012
    • Publisher THQ
    • Developer Vigil Games
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