Dark Souls Archive

  • Many Icy Deaths Await You in Dark Souls II Crown of the Ivory King

    Many Icy Deaths Await You in Dark Souls II Crown of the Ivory King

    The Dark Souls II “Lost Crowns” DLC trilogy comes to a close next Wednesday with the arrival of the epic finale, Crown of the Ivory King. Hollowed adventurers of Drangleic will find themselves transported to an ancient temple surrounded by a frozen wasteland, teeming with […]

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  • E3 2014: Brave the Depths of Dark Souls II’s Sunken King DLC if You Dare

    E3 2014: Brave the Depths of Dark Souls II’s Sunken King DLC if You Dare

    Switching gears from a game that looks a lot like Dark Souls to a game that actually is Dark Souls, here we bring you a closer look at the upcoming Lost Crowns DLC trilogy for Dark Souls II. Below you’ll find two short gameplay clips […]

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  • Visit Majula Mansion for Special Dark Souls II Pre-DLC Gifts

    Visit Majula Mansion for Special Dark Souls II Pre-DLC Gifts

    In the wake of The Lost Crowns add-on trilogy announcement, the Dark Souls II team is kicking off a pre-DLC celebration by giving away special gifts in the form of precious in-game items. When you visit the mansion in Majula with the stone map on […]

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  • Prepare for a Summer of Death in Dark Souls II ‘The Lost Crowns’ DLC Trilogy

    Prepare for a Summer of Death in Dark Souls II ‘The Lost Crowns’ DLC Trilogy

    Make sure to continue practicing your Dark Souls survival skills, because there is more death and torment to look forward to this summer. Namco Bandai and FromSoftware have announced plans to release an episodic expansion trilogy for Dark Souls II titled The Lost Crowns. The […]

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  • I Have Died 23 Times So Far in Dark Souls II

    I Have Died 23 Times So Far in Dark Souls II

    I have played Dark Souls II for nearly 10 hours so far after receiving an early review copy from Namco Bandai last Friday. I have leveled up to 47. I have defeated three bosses (though only one gave me a trophy so I guess the […]

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  • Dark Souls II PC Launch Date and Digital Pre-Order Bonuses Announced

    Dark Souls II PC Launch Date and Digital Pre-Order Bonuses Announced

    For console gamers, Dark Souls II is coming out next week. Personal computer gamers, however, have another month and a half to prepare for death as Namco Bandai today confirms that the PC version of Dark Souls II, retail and Steam digital download, will launch […]

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  • An Epic Look Inside the Dark Souls II Collector’s Edition

    An Epic Look Inside the Dark Souls II Collector’s Edition

    Unboxing videos? Pffft. Unboxing videos are so old hat. This is no ordinary unboxing video with some PR guy or kid in his bedroom gleefully opening their new game and smelling the freshly packed goods. This is a professionally produced trailer giving an early tease […]

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  • Sleep Tight, Don’t Let the Dark Souls Bite

    Sleep Tight, Don’t Let the Dark Souls Bite

    Darks Souls II is here with a “Hollow Lullaby” to sing before you head off to bed. Better keep a battle axe or two tucked under your pillow, I say. You know, just in case…

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  • This Dark Souls II Trailer is Cursed

    This Dark Souls II Trailer is Cursed

    PlayStation 4 and Xbox One have kicked off a whole new console generation, but for many gamers, including yours truly, the biggest game of 2014 is coming to “last gen” consoles. Of course, I’m talking about Dark Souls II, silly. You haven’t forgotten about it […]

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  • Feed Your Insatiable Hunger for Death With New Dark Souls II Screenshots

    Feed Your Insatiable Hunger for Death With New Dark Souls II Screenshots

    Not to be forgotten amidst the hype of PlayStation 4 launch week, Namco Bandai steps in to remind us that there are plenty of amazing current-gen games on the horizon. Games like Dark Souls II, which I’m far more eager to play than just about […]

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