Any of the non-playable characters on the player's team or side in a first or third person shooter video game. Their sole purpose is to take point and thin the ranks of the enemy prior to the player's advance into potentially hazardous areas or situations. First referenced in South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut. "Operation: Get Behind the Darkies"
"I'm going to hide out here until my Darkie takes out some of them."