NASDAQ Delists THQ Due to Bankruptcy Filing

As was expected from their filing of bankruptcy in mid-December THQ has now been delisted from the NASDAQ Stock Exchange.  Another blow to the company as it continues through the bankruptcy process, while delisted from NASDAQ the stock itself is still technically tradeable under the stock symbol THQIQ (the additional Q denoting the bankruptcy).  What does this mean for those currently holding stoc...

Darksiders II Wii U Review

Darksiders II Developer: Vigil Games Publisher: THQ Platform: Nintendo Wii U (Reviewed), Xbox 360, Playstation 3, PC Release Date: November 18, 2012 Price: $59.99 – BUY NOW Overview Darksiders II is yet another launch port-job for the Wii U, giving Nintendo fans a taste of what their new console can do. Sure, we know this sequel was already solid, but this version attempts to be the superior...

The End For THQ; Company Files for Bankruptcy

Video gaming publisher THQ has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, announced in a press release today. The publisher of such video game series as Company of Heroes, Saints Row and WWE, said that it continue to operate as normal as they go through the bankruptcy process, while its assets have been sold to investment firm Clearlake Capital Group. THQ CEO Brian Farrell said, “We are grateful to our outs...

Saints Row: The Third 5.5 Million Copies Sold

“The hit nobody realized was a hit!” so said THQ president Jason Rubin on Saints Row: The Third reaching a new impressive milestone: 5.5 million copies sold, he took to twitter to announce the news. @KaiOliverTaylor @game_charts 5.5 million people (pre Humble Bundle) can't be wrong. Saints Row was the hit nobody realized was a hit! — Jason Rubin (@Jason_Rubin) December 15, 2012 Oh and th...

Metro Last Light Limited Edition announced and detailed

It’s becoming something of a habit for games to offer special bonuses for people who pick up launch copies of the game and Metro: Last Light will be no exception. Today THQ announced that anyone who picks up a copy of Metro: Last Light once it has been released will be given the “Limited Edition” version of the game which comes with some bonus Ranger Mode DLC and a “Ranger&...

Awesome Company Of Heroes 2 Multiplayer Trailer

Sequel to the award winning Company of Heroes from Relic Games and THQ, Company of Heroes 2, has just had an awesome new trailer released that showcases the awesome online multiplayer functionality of the game. The trailer seems to follow a team of players, or one player commanding a bunch of units, that each have their own role on the battlefield. Working these elements together, the Russian team...

Metro Last Light – Interview With Jeremy Greiner

At a preview event earlier this week, us here at Capsule Computers had an opportunity to sit down with the Communications Manager of Metro Last Light, Jeremy Greiner. During our chat, we discuss the upcoming Metro Last Light video game and take a look at some of the workings behind the games technical engine and more. We have, in the past, interviewed Jeremy before. You can see our Video Interview...

Metro: Last Light Preview

Yesterday, we here at Capsule Computers were given the opportunity to preview the latest build of one of THQ’s biggest projects, Metro: Last Light. This “hands-off” demo was commentated and played by Creative Manager Jeremy Greiner, who took us through a number of different elements of the game as well as three very different levels to demonstrate the variety in environments. And I have to say, it...

Xbox Live News with Pipper – December 13, 2012

No! No! No! is exactly what Santa Pipper is saying to the latest deals for Xbox Live. Welcome once again to Xbox Live News with Pipper, and this time you will wish you had coal in your stockings. Not much worthwhile up for grabs in the Deals of the Week section. However, add-ons and games on demand may be worth some of your time. Let’s see if there are any stocking stuffers! Deals of the Wee...

Metro: Last Light’s Genesis trailer released

If you haven’t been looking forward to Metro: Last Light then you will be as soon as you check out the trailer below. You see, THQ released this new trailer which they are calling “Genesis” today and it not only shows how spectacular the game looks, but also how creepy the game will be. Don’t believe me? Well check out the video below and see how the creepy creatures and da...

Metro 2033 available for free from Steam until Dec. 16

Fancy picking up a rather enjoyable title on the PC for absolutely free? Well you now have the ability to do so thanks to a promotion that THQ is having for Metro Last Light. Anyone who has a Facebook account can simply access the page here and follow the instructions on said page, and they will be given a free Steam code that will download Metro 2033 with no strings attached. The promotion will r...

South Park: The Stick of Truth box art revealed

South Park is a major franchise and from the looks of things, THQ realizes that. You see, over the weekend during the VGAs the company revealed a very exciting looking trailer for the company’s upcoming South Park: The Stick of Truth title and today the company has chosen to release the finalized box art for the game. The trailer can be seen below which includes some episode-quality visuals ...

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