Fearless Mafia hitman Jackie Estacado is part of the Franchetti crime family helmed by vicious cousin Paulie. On the eve of his 21st birthday; Jackie is suddenly possessed by the terrifying and spectacular powers of the Darkness. Though his supernatural entity lets him wreak terrible havoc on his enemies the Darkness also has a strong will of its own. Jackie must learn to control the Darkness that lurks within him while harnessing its power to overthrow Paulie and fulfill his destiny.
- Based on the best-selling comic The Darkness created by Top Cow. Launched in 1996 the highly popular comic is currently published in 19 different languages around the world.
- A seamless and unique blend of modern crime drama and supernatural horror with both first and third person non-linear game play
- Highly destructible environments: Stalk the gritty New York slums harbors subway tunnels and rooftops then defeat the terrifying creatures of The Otherworld-a parallel reality where the Darkness dwells
- Developed by Starbreeze-the team behind the best-selling and critically acclaimed The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape from Butcher Bay
- Experience the market-leading Starbreeze engine for the next generation of consoles