A Dark Souls fan in Japan took his love of FromSoftware's series to the next level, spending eight months crafting his very own Astora Elite Knight armor set from Dark Souls II. See the process, from turning household items into armor to doing very convincing gestures from the game, after the jump.
Bandai Namco Games is previewing more of the updated Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin with a new gameplay video. The latest look at the upcoming version highlights new enemy placement and more after the jump.
IGN has another new video up for Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin, this time comparing the visuals of the PC and PlayStation 3 versions with the upcoming PlayStation 4 release. The latter will sport upgraded lighting, textures, and more, and will be presented in 1080p at 60 frames per second. Hit the jump for more.
Dark Souls II fans looking for some upgraded action can dig into Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin when it arrives shortly after From Software's Bloodborne. Announced last November, the new version offers up improved visuals, more players in multiplayer, an expanded story, the three post-release DLC packs, and more. You can see the latest preview in the Forlorn Hope trailer after the jump.
Bandai Namco and From Software want to make sure current console owners can get in on the Dark Souls II action, as well, no matter how much later it arrives. Thus, Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on April 7, 2015. Hit the jump for more.
Bandai Namco has been steadily releasing DLC packs for Dark Souls II, offering up more challenges for dedicated players to valiantly face. The other day the third was hit with a slight delay in Europe, and Bandai Namco Games confirmed the same for North America. More after the jump.
Bandai Namco has more death-dealing Dark Souls II action on the way in the form of a trilogy of DLC chapters called The Lost Crowns. See a trailer and more after the jump.
According to a recently issued release and a report at Gamebiz, Kadokawa Corporation has acquired From Software, the developer behind the Dark Souls and Armored Core games. The acquisition nets Kadokawa 80% of the company's stock, with the purchase to be finalized on May 21. Read on for more.
If you've been holding out for the PC version of Dark Souls II, the time of your demise is almost upon us. The PC release is set for April 25, and Bandai Namco Games has one more trailer to help intensify that vicious sense of foreboding after the jump.
Those of you who have been holding out very, very patiently for the PC version of Dark Souls II might want to check out IGN's latest comparison video. Anyone hoping for the kind of visuals we saw in early previews will still be disappointed, but the clip after the jump offers a nice little side-by-side against the PlayStation 3 version.
Dark Souls II has been out for some time, and Nate hasn't been the only Crunchyroll gamer who's been digging into the secrets of the ruined kingdom of Drangleic. Past the jump, check out his impressions, as well as those of Joseph Luster, Baker MacDonald and more, as they go into their adventures in From Software's latest hardcore action-RPG!
North American fans of From Software's unique brand of punishment can officially pick up Dark Souls II today. Or maybe you already grabbed it at midnight? Anyway, here's one last trailer for you, which packs a bunch of footage and an odd song choice after the jump.