Darksiders Genesis PS4: Release Date, Consoles, Trailer, Review, Gameplay, Latest News & more
The fourth instalment in the series came to Stadia and PC in 2019, but when will it come to console?
Darksiders Genesis is the fourth addition to Airship Syndicate’s apocalyptic franchise.
However, this time around, the game takes place in a fast-paced 3D action-platformer, rather than the open-world roots of the series.
The new game is already available to play on Stadia and Windows, but it is coming to PS4 imminently. Keep reading to find out when.
PS4 Release Date
Genesis was released for Stadia and Microsoft Windows on 5th December 2019, but console gamers had to wait a little longer.
But, is this game worth buying?
Darksiders Genesis Review
Darksiders has always had multiple sources of inspiration and influence that it has borrowed from.
The first game borrowed heavily from Nintendo’s Zelda series, while the second featured a wall-running mechanic that shared a likeness to the 2008 reboot of the Prince of Persia.
Genesis, however, seems to draw influence from the Darksiders series.
What this means is that Genesis immediately and consistently feels like Darksiders; there are returning characters, weapons and abilities from the core games that have been thoughtfully integrated.
The addition of Strife as a playable character is the cherry on the cake, as long-term fans of the series have flocked towards the fourth horseman that they never got to play with.
The fun (but slightly repetitive) hack-and-slash game is unique and enjoyable to play through, despite the idea behind it being rather similar to that of previous editions.
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