We mentioned last week that the original Darksiders was heading to the Wii U. Now Nordic Games has announced a release date for the remastered game, which hits the Wii U on October 25.

Titled Darksiders: Warmastered Edition, the game features War as the story’s protagonist, accused of breaking the sacred law by inciting a war between Heaven and Hell. Stripped of his powers and facing his own death, War returns to a ravaged Earth in search of the truth, battling the forces of Hell along the way.

The updated features of Darksiders: Warmastered Edition include:

  • Native 1080p rendering resolution
  • Doubled texture resolutions
  • Rendering improvements and rework
  • Better shadow rendering quality
  • Post processing effects


Nordic Games has also released several screenshots for the game, which you can check out below. Are you looking forward to playing the remastered Darksiders? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.

Source: Nordic Games