THQ Announces “Summer of Death” Darksiders II Promotion

June 15, 2012Written by Nick Michetti

THQ has announced a promotion where Darksiders II US community members can earn rewards, called the “Summer of Death.”

The promotion has begun with an announcement today that gamers who pre-order Darksiders II on PS3, Xbox 360, or PC will be eligible to receive a t-shirt. Gamers who have pre-ordered have to send in their pre-order receipt, the barcode from the game, a check or money order for $4.50 in shipping and handling, and a form (which must be filled out) that can be found here to receive the t-shirt. The offer extends to existing pre-orders and expires on July 8th. Entries must be postmarked by September 1st.

Additional rewards will be announced throughout the “Summer of Death,” including digital content and “money can’t buy prizes.” Gamers can keep up to date on the promotion at Darksiders II‘s Facebook page.

Jim Huntley, Vice President of Global Brand Marketing, said:

The Summer of Death is an exciting campaign of promotions and giveaways intended to reward our most loyal fans.

To view an image of the t-shirt (although the site notes that the actual t-shirt design may vary), click on the image below:

Darksiders II is currently scheduled to release this August. To read our E3 preview of the game, click here.

What do you think about the “Summer of Death?” Let us know in the comments!