Red Faction Armageddon Hits in May, Saints Row 3 Next Fall

THQ today detailed their release plans for a half-dozen games, including Red Faction Armageddon which is now planned for a May 2011 release day.

MX vs. ATV Alive is meant to hit during the spring of 2011, while Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine is set for a summer 2011 release. Saints Row 3 and a new WWE game are both showing a release for fall 2011. Finally a new UFC release is slated for the winter of 2012.

"THQ's creative organization is delivering a strong pipeline of core game franchises scheduled for release over the next several years, positioning THQ for significant net sales, earnings and cash flow growth," THQ President and CEO Brian Farrell said. "We continue to execute on our plan to deliver great games, market them aggressively and release them in the most advantageous windows."

Thanks to the updates release schedule for Armageddon, THQ now expects to bring in an extra $25 million in non-GAAP net sales in fiscal 2011.