Update 2: The Darkness II dated worldwide

The Darkess II, 2K Games’ follow-up to Starbreeze’s 2007 original, will be out this October, the publisher’s announced today. That’s October 4, 2011 in North America and October 7, 2011 internationally.

The sequel is in the works for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360, and by Digital Extremes this time around.

A new trailer and screenshots are on their was well, stay tuned for those.

Update: Find two new screenshots and the game’s box art in the gallery here.
Update 2: New trailer here.