THQ Buys Vigil Games

Agoura Hills-based THQ has acquired Vigil Games, an Austin-based developer of video games, for an undisclosed amount. THQ said this morning that it will acquire the firm, which is led by David Adams, a former director of projects for NCSoft, and comic artist Joe Madureira. Vigil is working on a game scheduled for release in 2008 for next generation systems.