More Death: ‘Darksiders II’ Coming To the Wii U At Launch With Extras

Death rides again with Darksiders II on the Wii U at launch with a host of console-specific gameplay and additional content. The game’s first DLC expansion as well as preorder bonuses from the 360, PC, and PS3 versions of Darksiders II will be making their way to the Wii U while Death will get some new evasion techniques thanks to Nintendo’s new controller.

According to the THQ press release, the Wii U port will include the “Argul’s Tomb” DLC expansion along with additional playable content and legendary weapons and armor to the Vigil Games developed action adventure title.

Also on the way: GamePad-specific changes to Darksiders II including the ability to evade by titling the controller as well as managing Death’s inventory, map, and abilities using the touchscreen. Death can also be steered when swimming or riding his horse, Despair using the GanePad’s gyroscope if that’s something you’re looking to do.

No firm release date has been announced beyond the launch window which runs from the November 18th release date through March 31st of next year,

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