Jackie Estacado is understandably upset. He has struggled for years upon years with the curse of the Darkness – a curse that, yes, provides him with slick-slicing armor, but also prevents him from impregnating a woman on punishment of death. Unless, of course, it's the Darkness using the host's body to do the nasty… but that's another story altogether.
Most recently, Jackie has found himself manipulated at the hands of the Sovereign, a new nemesis that is perhaps his fiercest yet. At the same time, a mysterious figure called the Foreigner has entered the arena with a glimmer of hope for Jackie – the Foreigner himself is a former Darkness wielder, and he believes he can help Jackie to release himself from the curse. Will Jackie finally be free to live a quasi-normal life?READ MORE.