The Darkness returns in the form of a sequel, The Darkness 2 from Starbreeze Studios and 2K Games. The original was released in 2007 and pulled players through as Jackie Estacado an Italian-American hitman for the mafia. He gets afflicted with a power called Darkness. It allows him to summon little imps and create weapons out of black tentacles.
Estacado returns but now he’s a mafia don and he’s managed to control the Darkness powers. A botched attempt on his life reawakens the powers. After the failed hit Jackie attempts to unravel who sent the hitman after him and what motivates his powers.
The Darkness 2 will be available on February 7th, 2012.