Based on the best-selling Top Cow comic book, The Darkness features a seamless and unique blend of modern crime drama and supernatural horror through first- and third-person, non-linear gameplay.
You are Jackie Estacado, a fearless Mafia hitman for the Franchetti crime family who is suddenly possessed by the terrifying and spectacular powers of The Darkness. Playing in single mode or in the online multiplayer environment, you must learn to control and harness The Darkness power in order to overthrow the vicious mob boss and fulfill your destiny.
Contributed by havoc of smeg (12592) on Oct 10, 2010.
On mafia hitman Jackie Estacado's 21st birthday, the awesome and terrible powers of the Darkness awaken within him allowing Jackie to wreak havoc on his enemies.
In The Darkness, players experience extremely intense and immersive cinematic action, with an array of dark and other-worldly powers available, including cannibalizing the corpses of slain victims and transforming them into Darklings - impish demonites that commit unspeakable acts.
Contributed by DreinIX (9422) on Jan 29, 2009.