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.
As reported last weekend, the PC version of Dark Souls II is coming on April 25, just a bit over a month after its PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 release next week. Namco Bandai is promoting the sequel in a new trailer, "Prologue Part 1," after the jump.
Bandai Namco Games said the PC version of Dark Souls II would follow shortly after the console release, and it looks like it's lining up just about right. Dark Souls II is officially set to arrive on PC on April 25. More after the jump.
What if Dark Souls II had been around in the '80s? Would it have been licensed to hell like everything else and eventually thrust upon Saturday morning audiences? Who knows, but YouTuber veselekov took the time to gather some help and reimagine the game as a lost chunk of nostalgia. See the results after the jump.
It's hard to believe, but Dark Souls II is almost here. In addition to the standard release Namco Bandai has a tempting Collector's Edition, and you can get a peek at its contents in the unboxing video after the jump.
Despite the ever-looming doom and gloom we've come to know and love, the latest trailer for Dark Souls II is unusually positive. In the context of FromSoftware's series, at least, it's downright encouraging. Build yourself up for some brutal reality with the Italian "Hollow Lullaby" promo after the jump.
Criminologists and physiologists find a lot debate in the claims by and about accused "Craigslist Killer" Miranda Barbour, a 19 year old charged with the murder of a man she met through Craiglist, who also claims to be a Satanist who has murdered at least 22 other people. Fox News' talking heads are generally incredulous about what she's said, but do point out a damning fact... she's an established Dark Souls gamer. More after the jump.
FromSoftware's Japanese collector's edition of Dark Souls II has a few extra treats that make it truly enticing. The developer recently uploaded a video showing the loving detail of its miniature weapon set, made up of die cast swords and shields in a wooden box. Have a look at the extra-small weaponry after the jump.
Were Nate Ming's Dark Souls II interview and hands-on impressions not enough for you? Does your lust for punishment truly run so deep? If so, you'll love the fact that Namco Bandai busted out a bunch of new gameplay clips, which you can see after the jump.
Earlier this week, Nate got a chance to check out Dark Souls II, the sequel to FROM Software's spiritual successor to Demon's Souls, as well as some time to talk with Brand Manager Brian Hong! Hit the jump to get some early insights on the game's development, as well as Nate's hands-on impressions (and embarassing deaths) when he took it for a spin!
Now that the in-game results of the Dark Souls II fan-designed shield contest are coming to light, jealousy is setting in hard. The game's Facebook page recently shared a look at how two of the six winning shields look in Dark Souls II, and it's pretty impressive. See how they turned out after the jump.