In end of July first notes appeared on The Darkness 2, to which there was more info at the NYCC. Now Developer Top Cow like to produce a sequel, but currently legal problems prevents this, as marketing director Freeman said.
Top Cow is the owner of rights comic book series based on the original game. Top Cow is focused on clearing up rights issues for development on The Darkness 2 to commence.
"There are certain rights issues that we needed to clear up in order to move ahead with The Darkness 2. Those are getting cleared up. While there are no specific plans, it is definitely that is still on all of our minds. We loved the game. The fans loved the game. There’s no reason to not do another one. Just making sure that all of our ducks are in a row so that we can begin that process."
Further details were not disclosed.