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Awesome THQ Nordic Steam PC games you need to play
By Sam Jones - 5th May 2020Games
During and after lockdown, you need these titles in your games library
Austrian video game publisher THQ Nordic has been around since for almost 10 years now, and since then we've seen some pretty great games launched under its watchful eye.
From adrenaline-pumping racers to open-world RPGs, its catalog of console and Steam PC games is appealing to the masses. If you're looking to add some more highly-rated and addictive titles to your library, it's definitely worth checking out THQ's line-up.
Here, we take a look at some of the awesome THQ Nordic Steam PC games that you need to play.
Titan Quest Anniversary Edition
The gods seek a hero who can turn the tide in an epic struggle that will determine the fate of both men and gods... oh, that's you!
Titan Quest Anniversary Edition is a hack 'n slash action RPG set in the ancient Greece, Egypt and Asia - where you'll encounter the greatest villains of Greek mythology, brave the attacks of Cerberus, and hazard the banks of the River Styx. You'll interpret the prophecies of the blind seer Tiresias, fight alongside Agamemnon and Achilles, and use the wiles of Odysseus to conquer this dark new adventure.
Build and customize your characters with 28 classes and over 1000 pieces of unique and legendary items to create the ultimate champion, and battle horrific monsters and mythical beasts in a story-driven campaign that will determine the fate of all existence.
Challenge others to experience your map creations in fast-action, 2-6 player online cooperative gameplay, and create your own maps with the easy-to-use World Editor for endless adventuring.
The Anniversary Edition also introduces restored and improved multiplayer functionality, Improved performance and general stability, and increased challenges and rewards for larger parties and on higher difficulty levels.
Bring demolition derby racing into your own home with Wreckfest. Featuring epic crashes, neck-to-neck fights over the finish line and brand-new ways for metal to bend, the game offers up true-to-life physics simulation crafted by legendary developer Bugbear, who also brought you FlatOut 1 & 2!
The game is jam-packed with upgrades and customization options. Whether you are preparing for your next demolition derby with reinforced bumpers, roll cages, side protectors or setting your car up for a banger race with engine performance parts like air filters, camshafts, and fuel systems, Wreckfest is shaping up to be the best combative motorsport game out there.
Battle for championships, earn experience, unlock new upgrades and cars, and become the all-time Wreckfest champion!
Wreck your friends online and take racing to the limit while chasing for demolition dominance, and even have hilarious fun with lawn mowers, crop harvesters, school buses, three-wheelers and more!
Get ready to zip, grind and wall-run across Sunset City with an unconventional arsenal of weapons in open-world action Sunset Overdrive. A contaminated energy drink has transformed most of the population into toxic mutants - for many it's the end of the world, but for you it’s a dream come true.
Transform the open-world into your tactical playground by grinding, vaulting and wall-running across the city while using a devastating attacks. With hyper-agility, unique weapons, and customizable special abilities, Sunset Overdrive rewrites the rules of traditional shooters and delivers an explosive, irreverent, stylish, and totally unique adventure.
Outgun crazed mutants, homicidal robots, and villainous thugs on your journeys with the included Weapons Pack!
Prepare to face hellish creatures in the hack n’ slash action-adventure Darksiders III. You'll discover the long-anticipated, third chapter in the critically-acclaimed Darksiders franchise - which sends you into the dark and dangerous lands of an apocalyptic Earth.
You control FURY - a feisty mage and the most unpredictable and enigmatic of the Four Horsemen - who uses a combination of her spiky whip and magical powers to restore the balance between good and evil on Earth. Slice mystical enemies to pieces and collect experience points, and swing across gaping canyons to avoid a lava bath.
Harness FURY’s magic to unleash her various forms including new weapons, moves and traversal abilities. Experience an open-ended, living, free-form world in which FURY moves back and forth between expansive post-apocalyptic environments to uncover secrets while advancing through the story.
Explore everything from the heights of heaven to the depths of hell, dilapidated by war and decay and overrun by nature. From the center of the Earth to roaming across New York on the surface, Darksiders III features a range of fantastic, challenging puzzles to complete in order to progress.
Feed bomb bugs to fuel their explosive trait, which grants players passage through fiery webs.
A handcrafted action role-playing experience from the award-winning creators of the Gothic series, ELEX is set in a brand new post-apocalyptic, sci-fi universe that puts players into a huge seamless game world full of original characters, mutated creatures, deep moral choices and powerful action.
You join the war over a powerful resource that gives people great magic-like powers, but turns them into indifferent cold creatures. You decide if emotions and humaneness or cold synthetic logic will rule the world of Magalan.
This simulated game world reacts to your actions and provides for an authentic atmosphere, as well as a highly interconnected quest system that support true player choices.
Check out our full range of THQ Nordic games right here on the Fanatical Store.