Darksiders is an action-adventure genre video game that was released in 2010. It was developed by Vigil games. The game is set in the post-apocalyptic world. Here the humans have become extinct and the world is now ruled by various dark powers. Various daemons battle to take the control over the world. The Four Horsemen of Apocalypse are the daemons that are powerful and hard to defeat.
In the game, you as a player take the control of the war as one of the four horsemen. You have to fight in a divided world. In the starting of the game many areas inaccessible. As the game progresses these areas get unlocked. Also, the player earns experience and new abilities with each level. The Scalding Gallow is the center of the world where you get the new war objectives.
Initially, you have the limited abilities to attack but later acquire new weapons to fight the enemies. Each weapon has its unique combination of attack that you can use to increase attacking power. With swords, you also have projectile weapons like throwing blade and revolver. With weapons, the player can also use the magic based attacks aka wrath powers. These magical powers can be both offensive and defensive.