Sumthing Else Music Works proudly presents Darksiders II Original Soundtrack, a 2-CD album featuring Jesper Kyd's highly anticipated original music score from the upcoming action/adventure video game title Darksiders II developed by THQ's in-house studio Vigil Games. Darksiders II Original Soundtrack is scheduled for release on August 14th, 2012, to retail outlets worldwide through Sumthing Else Music Works.
BAFTA award-winning composer Jesper Kyd, renowned for his iconic musical scores in the Assassin's Creed and Hitman series, has crafted a thrilling original score for Darksiders II, the sequel to the critically acclaimed action/adventure title developed by THQ's in-house studio Vigil Games. Kyd's emotionally dynamic score for Darksiders II combines dark ethereal themes and melodic fantasy that enrich the player's cinematic journey through each of the game's unique realms.
Darksiders II follows the exploits of Death, one of the four horsemen of the Apocalypse, in a weaving tale that runs parallel to the events in the original Darksiders game. This epic journey propels Death through various light and dark realms as he tries to redeem his brother War, the horseman who was blamed for prematurely starting the Apocalypse in Darksiders. Darksiders II is scheduled to be available for console and PC on August 14th, 2012, in the United States.