The Darkness Series News


The Darkness 2 demo out for all on PC, Xbox 360, PS3

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 25, 2012 9:30am PST

The Darkness II's demo is now available to all and sundry on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, having previously been exclusive to Xbox Live Gold.


"Played demo last night, I liked it. Looking forward to full game."

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Darkness 2 demo coming soon, early for Xbox Live Gold

By Steve Watts, Jan 12, 2012 7:30am PST

The Darkness II demo will have a staggered release, with XBL Gold subscribers getting it on January 17, and most others services and territories arriving a week later.


"I agree it a toss up I am optimistic good thing there is a demo soon, I hope it will be good."

- valcan_s see all 4 comments

The Darkness 2 co-op 'Vendettas' mode announced

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 06, 2011 6:45am PST

In this day and age, every first-person shooter needs an online multiplayer mode--they don't necessarily have to be competitive, though. The Darkness II will feature a newly-announced cooperative mode called "Vendettas."


The Darkness II adding New Game Plus mode

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 10, 2011 9:00am PDT

While it may be an FPS, the developers at Digital Extremes have implemented an XP system to encourage playing The Darkness II in the most ruthless way possible.


"A great and easy idea in which very little developers practice. Just think if Boarderlands didnt ..."

- tyler900 see all 2 comments

The Darkness II Limited Edition upgrade free for pre-orders

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 04, 2011 8:30am PDT

2K Games is following the strategy employed by many other publishers as of late. All pre-orders of the upcoming FPS The Darkness II will be upgraded to a "Limited Edition" for free.


"Funny hearing Shane Bettenhausen talk on weekend confirmed this week how simply changing the ..."

- Haxim see all 3 comments

The Darkness explained in video recap

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 26, 2011 1:00pm PDT

What is the Darkness, you ask? In case you missed out on the original game... or your memory is fuzzy from 2007, 2K Games has released a three minute video that covers all the basics.


"I liked the first one, it was a great 2nd tier game. It's defiantly one of those underrated ..."

- Fighting_Dairy_Farmer see all 4 comments

The Darkness 2 delayed to 2012

By Xav de Matos, Jul 19, 2011 4:00pm PDT

The end of the year is getting a little less crowded as 2K Games has announced that The Darkness 2 has been pushed to 2012. The game is now slated to arrive in February.


"That sucks for them. That's going to put them up against Mass Effect 3. I wouldn't want to be ..."

- LoioshDwaggie see all 5 comments