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Release Date: FEBRUARY 7, 2012




Platforms: PC, PS3, Xbox 360





PC DEMO JANUARY 24TH (STEAM)








~ Summary


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The Darkness II is the sequel to the critically acclaimed 2007 release The Darkness. Inspired by the popular comic book series produced by Top Cow Productions, Inc., The Darkness II is an intense first person shooter that puts you in the role of Jackie Estacado, don of a New York crime family and wielder of an ancient force of chaos known as The Darkness.

It's been two years since Jackie used his power to kill the men responsible for his girlfriend's murder. He's been unable to shake the memory of Jenny's death since bottling up The Darkness and now it wants out. A botched attempt on Jackie's life opens the door for The Darkness to reemerge, and sets Jackie on a brutal and personal journey as he unravels the mystery behind the attack and the motives of The Darkness.

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QUAD-WIELDING CHAOS

Slash, grab, and throw objects and enemies with the Demon Arms while simultaneously firing two weapons, adding a new dimension to the FPS category.
HARNESS AN UNSTOPPABLE POWER

Master the Demon Arms and summon the powers of The Darkness for even more explosive gameplay.
KILL THE LIGHTS

The vicious powers of The Darkness manifest only in the shadows so use the environment to your advantage and watch out for 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.








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The Darkness 2 Gameplay Preview -- Single Player Campaign Commentary


http://www.g4tv.com/videos/56914/the-darkness-2-single-player-campaign-gameplay-preview/
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We got our hands on a preview build of The Darkness 2. Naturally we capped some footage from the game's single player to show you. (We got yo' back!) Watch as G4's Alex Reveliotty and Jake Gaskill attempt to guide you through 2K's The Darkness 2. Together, you'll learn about gameplay mechanics and leveling up system but most of all they learned about team work and friendship and what it means to be a best friend forever.
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If anyone wants to split the 4-pack with me for the discount, I am still looking for 2 people people, send me a PM. smile.gif
     
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Demo in 3 days
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I played the first one in 2010 and hated it. The story was ok but the gameplay and gunfight was mediocre (perhaps because i played it on PS3)

However I will be monitoring this one closely
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Demo is Live guys. its damn good too! awesome demo
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Hows the FOV? From the vids it looks really small then ad in the darkness to take away more view.
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idk, download it?

its pretty fun
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FOV is a bit small but nothing bad

The demo was fun.

I will grab this game when its on a Steam sale.

50% will suffice.
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Downloading now! biggrin.gif
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