today announced that  demo is now available for download for Xbox Live Gold members.

is the sequel to 2007′s acclaimed Horror/Shooter hit , that put you in the shoes of mob enforcer Jackie Estacado and his inherited connection/possession with a dark ancient evil force called The Darkness. The Darkness II promises new abilities such as Quad-Wielding, which allows players to slash, grab and throw objects.

While the demo is available now exclusively on Xbox Live, on January 24, the demo will become to all Xbox Live members, PSN and Steam.

The Darkness II will be available at retail of February 7th for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.