Uh oh. Someone or something triggered the Apocalypse a little early. In Darksiders: Wrath of War, you'll be the playing the role of WAR, the "fun" one of the infamous Four Horsemen. He's been accused of starting this whole premature apocalyptic annihilation and to clear his name has to go to Earth to find out who popped the cork before midnight.
To delve further into what's being billed as a "...badass Zelda" (big shoes, no?), Vigil Games GM David Adams sheds a ton of details for this ambitious, angels & demons-filled, action adventure title from THQ.
Darksiders: Wrath of War Developer Interview
Darksiders comes out for the PS3 and Xbox 360 "later this year or beginning of next year".