Darksiders 2 Wii U version includes first DLC pack and pre-order bonuses

THQ announced today that the version of Darksiders 2 that launches alongside the Wii U next month will be asomewhat enhancedversion of the game currently available on Xbox 360, PS3, and PC last month.

It's essentially a Director's Cut or Special Edition, as the extra content amounts to the first DLC pack, Argul's Tomb, as well as all the pre-order content for the other versions. It will also include powerful weapons and armor.

THQ also said that Darksiders 2 will use the Wii U's gamepad as a sort of information hub, allowing easy access to in-game maps, menus, and the inventory.

They also revealed the official cover art which can be seen below:

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