Dark Souls

A player uses mods to turn Skyrim into Dark Souls

Using mods on Skryim can drastically change the game, but one player is taking this to the extreme and doing it like Dark Souls. While a single mod can be powerful, using several at once can completely change the game into something new; this seems to be the goal of Twitter user HeavyBurns. This Elder…

Press Rewind: Fallout 4, Uncharted Collection PS4 and Dark Souls III

While it definitely still looks like the video game industry is in hibernation ahead of E3 2015 later this month, this was a pretty big week for two reasons: Fallout 4 and Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection. We didn’t need Mystic Meg’s paranormal vision to predict either, but we really weren’t expecting either of them…

Dark Souls III embraces darkness from April 12 on PS4

Done with Ludwig, The Holy Blade in Bloodborne? Well, you won’t have to wait long to get your next From Software fix, as Bandai Namco has confirmed that Dark Souls III will die over and over again starting April 12 in Europe and North America. The publisher revealed the date along with a new trailer,…

Oddities: Dark Souls II goes retro in an ’80s homage

Bad to the bone Some fan tributes are really inspired, but we’re not sure what this blast from the past invoked. The devilishly difficult Dark Souls II has received an 80s action makeover with a cheesy trailer… Our undead hero follows in the footsteps of former action icons like Rambo, as he battles hordes of…

Dark Souls developer of the software purchased by Kadokawa

Niche developer From Software has been acquired by Japanese publisher Kadokawa, according to a report by Siliconera. The latter will apparently acquire 80 percent of the shares of the Dark Souls studio, as part of a deal that will be completed on May 21. It is not yet clear how much money he has exchanged,…

Dark Souls Viral Video Shows Player Beating Boss Just By Rolling

A viral video of Dark souls shows a player hitting one of the bosses without using a weapon; instead, she spins circles around him. The Dark Souls series and associated games from From Software are well known for being brutally difficult and requiring players to master combat mechanics in order to progress. However, one player…

E3 2015: Whoops, Bandai Namco Just Confirmed The Existence Of Dark Souls III

Don’t you just love the panic E3 causes? Adding a new bug to the already gigantic list of bugs that have already occurred this year, Bandai Namco posted an automated tweet on YouTube, essentially confirming that Dark Souls III exists. Twitter user Sayem Ahmed realized just in time that the rogue tweet had been deleted…

Dark Souls III is now looking for a death certificate for E3 2015

“But I just finished Bloodborne” When it rains, it pours, but for poor Bandai Namco PR folks, the unexpected Dark Souls III is weathering some monsoon-like leaks. After being discovered last week, Rooster Teeth revealed a ton of illustrations and screenshots over the weekend. And now IGN has gotten their hands on a piece of…

Dark Souls 3 Rips a Japanese Release Date from 2016

De Software’s hands are bloody and confirmed that Dark Souls III will be released in his native Japan on March 24 next year. The grim RPG was originally scheduled for a vague early 2016 release, so the official date comes as no surprise. But what about the launch of the title in the West? According…

Oddities: Be careful when playing Dark Souls II with a DualShock 4

There’s no question that the DualShock 4 is a vastly superior controller than its PlayStation 3 counterpart, offering tighter sticks, improved triggers, and a much more ergonomic shape. As such, it’s no wonder gallant gamers want to use the overhauled device with From Software’s challenging action adventure Dark Souls II. However, if you happen to…

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