X360, PS3 Friday, March 9, 2007 | 8:14 PM

The Darkness trailer

The Darkness trailer

For the last day of the GDC 2K Games released this brand new trailer of The Darkness, showcasing quite a few ways to kill enemies in the game.


GDC Trailer

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Commented on 2007-03-09 20:25:30
hm, i don´t need more of that.
i bet condemned is better^^
Commented on 2007-03-09 20:36:13
Doesn't look anything special to me. I cant see it being anything amazing for the 360 unfortunatly.
Commented on 2007-03-09 20:36:31 In reply to denix
Posted by denix
hm, i don´t need more of that.
i bet condemned is better^^
maddness lol i think you be missing out of a great game
Commented on 2007-03-09 20:44:33 In reply to denix
Posted by denix
hm, i don´t need more of that.
i bet condemned is better^^
I like how people just randomly make random comments like that.
Commented on 2007-03-09 20:44:53
The handling of the guns looks terrible. I've played my fair share of cheap crappy FPS games and they all seem to share that horrible disconnected weak stance. I'd love to see dynamic movement of the pistols and the assault rifle pulled into the shoulder instead of that weak hip shooting grip.
Commented on 2007-03-09 20:47:00
looks good and inovative
Commented on 2007-03-09 21:13:52 In reply to gmulis
Posted by gmulis
looks good and inovative
Agreed. I think it looks better than 90% of the other incoming 360 shooters. Plus this one's actually doing something 'new' (which is probs more than Halo 3 will be doing...)
Commented on 2007-03-09 22:00:52 In reply to Slabs
Posted by Slabs
The handling of the guns looks terrible. I've played my fair share of cheap crappy FPS games and they all seem to share that horrible disconnected weak stance. I'd love to see dynamic movement of the pistols and the assault rifle pulled into the shoulder instead of that weak hip shooting grip.
I think that is one of the most important features for an FPS, if the gun is in a strange position it will never feel right. Far Cry is a perfect example, in the original PC version, the gun was in the better position, up and against the shoulder, but in the console versions its like below the waist which puts me off straight away. CS is another example of the position the guns should be in, otherwise it just feels odd.
Commented on 2007-03-09 22:43:28 In reply to Slabs
Posted by Slabs
The handling of the guns looks terrible. I've played my fair share of cheap crappy FPS games and they all seem to share that horrible disconnected weak stance. I'd love to see dynamic movement of the pistols and the assault rifle pulled into the shoulder instead of that weak hip shooting grip.
Hey Slabs, you are so correct. The problem with that is that most if not all of these FPSs being released is that the developers don't concentrate enough on character awareness. Nobody walks around toting guns like that as if the weapons just float in space. I don't have gripes about the visuals however. The game is gorgeous.
Commented on 2007-03-10 01:31:14 In reply to voodoocream
Posted by voodoocream
Agreed. I think it looks better than 90% of the other incoming 360 shooters. Plus this one's actually doing something 'new' (which is probs more than Halo 3 will be doing...)
Is there a reason people narrow it down to "360 shooters"? Why not just say "90% of all shooters"? I don't get it. =/
Commented on 2007-03-10 07:32:56
I almost didn't want to download this vid but WOW I'm glad I did, the game footage is amazing, the animations actually looks revolutionary for an FPS
Commented on 2007-03-10 12:25:30
Look at the blood effects! oh man that is bloody!

I like how he shot the guy, the camera tilted and he shot the guy on his head.

Apart from graphics, the game looks interesting. I wish they improved the graphics abit more.
Commented on 2007-03-10 13:27:44
One thing's for sure, the finishing moves are TeH coolness :
http://www.latef.net/imgup/uploads/b40493ad3b.gif
Commented on 2007-03-10 15:32:51
It looks really good. Lets just hope its bettre than Riddick.
Commented on 2007-03-10 20:28:47
I don't understand anyone who's having complaints about this game. For me, this is one of the most promising games to come out this year.
You can't see it that well in this trailer but the graphics are absolutely gorgeous and sharp as hell. The Darkness powers are awesome, physics are excellent, gameplay looks to be pretty good. instant buy for me, especially with riddick in mind. Too bad I don't have a 360
Commented on 2007-03-11 01:07:37 In reply to ToXic
Posted by ToXic
It looks really good. Lets just hope its bettre than Riddick.
You say that as if Riddick was a bad game.
Commented on 2007-03-11 01:18:48
That looks incredible. I can't wait.
Commented on 2007-03-11 01:45:20
WOW!Man this looks very good, I mean everything!
Commented on 2007-03-11 13:12:51
Woah, that demonic thing on the side of the guy's head ate that dude he just killed!
Commented on 2007-03-11 21:01:27
Holy hera! This looks incredible. I like how they have a very Equilibrium like feel to close combat. [For those of you who dont know, Equilibrium is a movie starring Christian Bale, and I suggest you watch :)] Looks amazing anyway.
Commented on 2007-03-12 00:23:21
I like those finishing moves ;) It seems quite violent, so they probably won't waiting an E rating from ESRB :)
Commented on 2007-03-12 01:16:34 In reply to twoism
Posted by twoism
You say that as if Riddick was a bad game.
Haha, indeed.

Riddick was simply a masterpiece, can't describe it any other way..!
Commented on 2007-03-12 02:15:44
makes me want kill... mwahahaha!

(hey! my avatar finally changed!)
Commented on 2007-03-12 22:07:51
What the hell do people want if they don't think that this game looks great?

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