Xbox One | 360 | XBLA  PS4 | PS3 | PSN  Wii U | VC    3DS  PS Vita  iOS    PC    Retro    


  » news
  » reviews
  » previews
  » cheat codes
  » release dates
  » screenshots
  » videos

  » specials
  » interviews

  » facebook
  » twitter
  » contests

  » games list
  » franchises
  » companies
  » genres
  » staff
 

Which platform did you play the most in 2014?

Xbox One
PlayStation 4
Nintendo Wii U
Nintendo 3DS (2DS)
PS Vita


Game Profile
INFO BOX
PLATFORM:
Multiplatform
PUBLISHER:
THQ
DEVELOPER:
Nihilistic
GENRE: Action
PLAYERS:   1
RELEASE DATE:
October 23, 2007
IN THE SERIES
Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures

Conan

Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures

RELATED GAMES
Conan
Conan
 Written by John Scalzo  on November 10, 2005

News: THQ will be bringing the Barbarian to game consoles soon.



THQ has signed a deal with Paradox Entertainment to create games based on the adventures of Conan.

The deal covers multiple years and every conceivable platform: current-gen consoles, next-gen consoles, handhelds, PCs and mobile phones.

Conan the Barbarian was created in the 30s by pulp author Robert E. Howard and immortalized in the 80s by a pair of Arnold Schwarzenegger films. There has been a lot of talk for the last several years about a new movie, Conan the King, which would have Arnold pass Conan's torch to The Rock.

No specific platforms or release dates have been announced. Nor do we know which company in THQ's stable will be handling the development duties.

"THQ's proven success with high-profile licensed properties will ensure Conan games deliver an interactive experience worthy of a truly legendary character," said Fredrik Malmberg, Head of Licensing & Creative Affairs at Paradox Entertainment. "Developing next-gen console games is a huge commitment and we're happy to be working with one of the strongest companies in the video game industry."

"Combining the epic adventures and stunning environments found throughout the Conan Universe with next-gen video game technology will add a whole new chapter to Conan's rich history," said Germaine Gioia, vice president of licensing, THQ. "The agreement delivers a strong addition to our world class video game portfolio and will provide Conan's huge fan base and gamers worldwide with hours of thrilling entertainment."

We'll have more on the Conan games when something official is announced. In the meantime, I'd just like to point out that I predicted (OK wished) this back in March.



User Comments

Skylanders Gets Two New Expansion Packs For First Time In Franchise History


Halo Master Chief Collection Players Getting Halo 3: ODST For Free on Xbox One


Assassin’s Creed Unity Season Pass Free Game Offer Now Live


Halo 5 Beta Early Access for Xbox One Preview Program Members Announced


EA Sports UFC Now Available In EA Access Vault Exclusively for Xbox One


Xbox Countdown to 2015 Sale Day 2 Sales Now Live


Assassin’s Creed Unity Xbox One Patch Has A Big Problem


Assassin’s Creed Unity New Patch Weighs In At 6.7GB, Improves Stability and More


Rockstar Releases GTA Online Trailer That Shows Off Multiplayer Heists


WWE 2K15 DLC Now Available Includes WCW Pack






Home    •    About Us    •    Contact Us    •    Advertise    •    Jobs    •    Privacy Policy    •    Site Map
Copyright ©1999-2012 Matt Swider. All rights reserved. Site Programming copyright © 2004 Bill Nelepovitz - NeositeCMS