Dark Souls

Dark Souls for PS3

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Dark Souls is set in a rich, dark fantasy universe and promises tense dungeon crawling, fearsome enemy encounters and groundbreaking online features.

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With God of War going all paternal, we looked at which other franchises might benefit from the calming addition of children.

Publish date Jun 16

Dark Souls now available on Xbox One backward compatibility

UPDATE: Tekken Tag Tournament 2, too.

Publish date Mar 23

Dark Souls coming to Xbox One backwards compatibility; free with Dark Souls 3 pre-orders

UPDATE: Namco says it'll be backward compatible with Xbox One "later".

6 Publish date Feb 15

Lore and Order: How Bloodborne and Dark Souls get storytelling right

While other franchises suffocate under the weight of their lore, the Souls games use it to create their world's intrigues, not explain them.

2 Publish date Jan 20

Dark Souls 3 confirmed for early 2016 on PS4, Xbox One & PC

First trailer and screenshots revealed; Miyazaki to direct.

2 Publish date Jun 15 2015

8 things we want from Dark Souls 3

Our wishlist for how Dark Souls 3 can be better than Bloodborne.

12 Publish date Jun 10 2015

Dark Souls 3 to release in early 2016, leak claims

'Official' artwork appears ahead of rumoured E3 reveal.

1 Publish date Jun 10 2015

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Game Stats

Release Date: 07/10/2011
Developer: FromSoftware
Publisher: Namco Bandai
Genre: RPG
Rating: PEGI 16+
Site Rank: 1,128 309
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