Justin Haywald of GamePro writes: I honestly wasn’t looking forward to my hands-on demonstration of The Darkness II last week. While I found the original game to be a solid shooter with some interesting ideas, it didn’t make much of a lasting impression. But when I fired up The Darkness II, my disinterest quickly disintegrated.
It's no secret that I'm a massive horror nerd. From horror-themed comic books to survival-horror games, I can never get enough of the genre. And there are a few key things about The Darkness II that appeal to me as a fan of horror, too.