In the beginning, a vibrant kingdom was created for the angels, a dark realm was created for the demons and a world was built for mankind. When one of the legendary Four Horsemen destroyed the Earth before its appointed time, he was sentenced to be destroyed. Awakened by the End of Days, the second of the Horsemen, Death, came to his brother's defense. Now, hoping to save him before it's too late, Death ventures upon a quest to restore mankind and redeem his brother's name. Soon he realizes that an apocalypse is the least of his worries, and that a centuries-old grudge threatens the very existence of everything.
Darksiders II places you in the role of Death the most feared of the legendary Four Horsemen. With your brother facing oblivion, you must set out on a quest to stop the End of Days, restore mankind and restore your brother's name. Combat dangerous foes, explore stunning realms and uncover an ancient grudge that could put an end to all of Creation. Explore the vast universe, created in the unique style of Joe Mad, and utilize your nimbleness and agility to traverse dynamic environments with new methods, including wall running, ghost handing, wall jumping and more. Create your own version of Death with extensive customization of Slayer, Necromancer and Wanderer armor sets, varied weapons and the Harbinger and Necromancer skill trees. The hopes of existence lie with you will you be able to put an end to the destruction before it's too late?