Press releases

THQ Nordic acquires Vienna based Purple Lamp Studios – the developer behind SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom – Rehydrated

Purple Lamp Studios GmbH (Purple Lamp) to become a 100% subsidiary of THQ Nordic with focus on licensed content

Wreckfest November Update

New month, new update to the game, as well as new rewards etc.


Game version
PS4: 1.70
PC: 1. 266722

Return To Eagles Nest: Legendary Bandit Fortress is Back In Latest Desperados III DLC 

Vienna, Austria / Munich, Germany, November 3rd, 2020: The epic finale of the "Money for the Vultures" adventure has arrived - "Part 3:Once More With Feeling" will lead the gang back to “Eagles Nest” the legendary bandit fortress in the middle of the desert.

SpellForce Free: New SpellForce Versus Lets You Play Ranked Multiplayer Matches For Free

Vienna, Austria / Munich, Germany, October 29th, 2020 – The SpellForce-Franchise gets two new additions on November 3rd. Not only will the second expansion, Fallen God, launch on that day, but also the all new SpellForce 3: Versus.

All Hands on Deck: Aquanox Deep Descent Dives Into Action Today

Vienna, Austria / Novi Sad, Serbia, October 16th, 2020: Here we go - Aquanox Deep Descent is out today and you can finally play the underwater vehicle combat shooter.

Deep Sea Explanation: New Trailer Tells You What Aquanox Deep Descent is All About

Vienna, Austria / Novi Sad, Serbia, October 13th, 2020: For veteran gamers, the Aquanox franchise is well-known for its underwater action and dystopian future setting. But not everyone is well acquainted with the series from its debut in 2001.

FAQ Aquanox

General Questions that we wanted to answer ahead of the release of Aquanox on October 16, 2020.



Pew-Pew: See the Weapons Arsenal of Aquanox Deep Descent in Action

Vienna, Austria / Novi Sad, Serbia, October 7th, 2020: Ahhhh, what is more satisfying than seeing an enemy ship explode after you've fired a heavy barrage from your guns at it? In this new weapons trailer for Aquanox: Deep Descent, you can see many different weapons in action.

Five Steps to Glory: Next Desperados III DLC adds Second New Mission

Vienna, Austria/ Munich, Germany, October 6th, 2020: A brand new mission comes to Desperados III with the second DLC of the Desperados III Season Pass. The story continues in "Money for the Vultures Part II: Five Steps Ahead." The gang returns to Louisiana to challenge a new member of the DeVitt family.

PC Patch #3 and Console patch #2 now live


RememberRemember the Third of November, Trolls Come to SpellForce In Fallen God!

Vienna, Austria / Munich, Germany, September 30th, 2020 – The second standalone expansion for SpellForce 3 - Fallen God will arrive on November 3rd. Mark that day in your calendar, you can start changing the fate of the Trolls.

So Happy Together: New Trailer Shows 4 Player Co-op Mode for Aquanox Deep Descent

Vienna, Austria / Novi Sad, Serbia; September 29th, 2020: Aquanox Deep Descent will feature both a single-player campaign following a team of pilots on their journey through Aqua and a PVP  multiplayer mode, where pilots can test their skills against each other.

Aquanox Deep Descent Submerges On October 16th

THQ Nordic and Digital Arrow are releasing the anticipated first-person underwater vehicle shooter

Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning - Patch #1 released

Patch #1 released on PC (Steam, gog, EGS), Xbox One and PS4;

WRECKFEST Season 2 Update


  • Added support for the DLC pack "Getaway Car Pack" containing three new cars: Bullet, Razor and Cardinal.
  • Added a new free track: Hillstreet Circuit with both forward and reverse layouts.


Buckle up for Wreckfest's season 2, new tournament, carpack #7, and much more!

Season pass 2 is now available and gives access to four more DLCs

Get Old and Die Trying - New THQ Nordic Game Chronos: Before the Ashes has an Unique Leveling System

Vienna, Austria, September 10th, 2020 - Chronos: Before the Ashes is the next release from Gunfire Games, a THQ Nordic Studio and developer of Darksiders III and Remnant: From the Ashes.

Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning is now available on PC, Xbox One™ and PlayStation®4!

Players who already own the original game, get a 50% loyalty discount on buying the remaster (Steam only)

FAQ - Kingdoms of Amalur Re-Reckoning

In the following FAQ section, the main questions around the game will be answered/addressed . This FAQ will be updated as new information becomes available until its release on September 8th, 2020.

Last Update: September 9th 2020; see at the end of the FAQ for all items added on that day.


Thank you, puny humans! Destroy All Humans! is nominated at the Twitch Chat’s Choice Awards

San Francisco, USA / Vienna, Austria, September 3rd: Finally, Crypto receives the honor he deserves. After laying destruction on mankind since the release of Destroy All Humans!