Darksiders is an action role-playing hack and slash video game developed by Vigil Games and published by THQ Nordic. The game takes its inspiration from the apocalypse, with the player taking the role of War, one of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. The game was released for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on January 5, 2010 in North America, January 7, 2010 in Australia, January 8, 2010 in Europe and March 18, 2010 in Japan. The Windows version was released in North America and Australia on September 23, 2010 and in Europe September 24, 2010. A parallel sequel was released on August 14, 2012.

An enhanced port of the game called Darksiders: Warmastered Edition was announced to be released at a budget price in 2016 for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Wii U, and Xbox One.[1]


Fairly playable at 15-25 fps.


Lowest resolution and settings.


HiAlgo Switch really doesn't do much of anything for this game. It's just not optimized for our GPDs'. Even with the tweaks suggested by LowSpecGamer, the game mostly stuck to 18FPS outside.

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