FIRST 10 MINUTES | X360, PS3, PC Wednesday, January 18, 2012 | 7:40 AM

Our videos of the Darkness II demo

Our videos of the Darkness II demo

After quite a long break, demos are back and today no less than two big upcoming titles are yours to try. We will start with The Darkness II, a sequel which won't disappoint those in need for gory violence. Here are the first 10 minutes of the 360 demo which was released earlier today, captured in the highest difficulty setting and without any HUD. Two more videos will follow as soon as possible.
Update 2: Part 3 added.

The First 10 Minutes Part 1
The First 10 Minutes Part 2
The First 10 Minutes Part 3

All comments

Commented on 2012-01-18 00:40:59
Can't wait to play it myself, looks cool.

But why isnt it out on PC and PS3, some sort of a dumb 360 timed exclusive? silly if true.
Commented on 2012-01-18 00:55:54
First game was quite good, Got the demo downloading the now heard really good things about it.
Commented on 2012-01-18 07:05:53
Disabling the HUD sure made for a more cinematic experience.
Commented on 2012-01-18 13:08:37
I enjoyed the demo a good deal. I'm definitely renting this. Only thing I didn't like was the apparent removal of the dynamic FPS hands from the first one(ie: if you got close to objects, you'd move one or both of your hands instead of keeping them pointing directly in front...it added quite a bit)
Commented on 2012-01-18 17:42:01 In reply to Ronsauce
Posted by Ronsauce
I enjoyed the demo a good deal. I'm definitely renting this. Only thing I didn't like was the apparent removal of the dynamic FPS hands from the first one(ie: if you got close to objects, you'd move one or both of your hands instead of keeping them pointing directly in front...it added quite a bit)
I definitely think that's part of Starbreeze's engine because you also see that in their new Syndicate game. It was damn cool, for sure.
Commented on 2012-01-18 19:32:55
impressed. wrote it off for cartoony graphics which i felt didnt suit it but playing it its very fun and violent so me likey
Commented on 2012-01-18 19:57:33
I wish somehow the PC crowd could get the first one released, as an appetizer for #2
I've always been interested in that game but nobody I know owns it.
Commented on 2012-01-19 11:53:34
Lacks the atmosphere and style of the original game by Starbreeze Studios (which, by the way, is a underrated game).

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