A sudden, unprovoked attack on Jackie’s life heralds the start of a full-scale mob war which has clearly been orchestrated by some outside force. The botched attempt opens the door for The Darkness to reemerge, and sets Jackie on a journey to hell and worse as he unravels the mystery behind the attack and the motivations of The Darkness itself.
- Quad-Wielding Chaos Redefines the FPS Genre: Slash, grab, and throw objects and enemies with the Demon Arms while simultaneously firing two weapons for an all-out assault on multiple assailants.
- Harness Unstoppable Darkness Powers: Master the Demon Arms and summon the powers of the Darkness for even more explosive gameplay. Talent Shrines also offer upgrades, from collected essence, for weapons and Darkness Powers.
- Distinctive Graphic-Noir Art Style: Hand-painted textures, shading and color give a rich and unique visual style that pays tribute to the source material and brings the pages of the comic series to life. All of this is only made possible by Digital Extremes’ proprietary in-house engine.
- Kill the Lights: The vicious powers of the Darkness manifest only in shadows, so use the environment as an advantage and strategize against enemies who will use light as a weapon.
- Intense and Personal Journey: Experience a dark, twisted and gripping story written exclusively for the game by acclaimed comic book author Paul Jenkins whose credits also include The Incredible Hulk, Wolverine, and the original The Darkness game.
- Inspired By the Popular Comic Book Series: The long-running series from Top Cow comes to life like never before with the game’s deep and twisted story written by Paul Jenkins, one of the definitive writers for The Darkness comic series, along with the game’s stylistically brutal gameplay and vibrant graphic noir art style.
- 4-Player Co-op Campaign: Play as one of four unique characters each capable of wielding weapons infused with Darkness powers.
Limited Edition includes:
- Custom artwork illustrated by Marc Silvestri
- Alternate darkling outfit “Crazy Abdul”
- Two character ability upgrades
- Free digital download of The Darkness Origins Volume 1 & 2
- Player Co-op campaign: Play as one of the four unique characters each capable of wielding weapons infused with Darkness powers.