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    Wednesday May 20, 2020
  • FROMSOFTWARE's Souls Series Surpasses 27 Million Copies Sold

    Video game makers thank the fans for their support on Twitter

    FROMSOFTWARE, the makers of video games such as Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice and the Armored Core series, have announced that the popular "Souls" series of dark fantasy / action RPG video games has surpassed 27 million copies sold worldwide. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday April 6, 2020
  • YouTuber Turns Dark Souls III into a Ring Fit Workout

    Watch Super Louis 64 put another level of difficulty on the game

    YouTuber Super Louis 64's specialty is "controller bending": modding games to be played with unique controllers from unrelated systems. Most recently, he's paired a notoriously hard game with the latest in gaming workout gear. Can Dark Souls III be played like Ring Fit Adventure? Find out after the jump!

  • Tuesday January 21, 2020
  • Twitch Streamer Conquers Zero Damage Dark Souls: Remastered Run

    Watch the skilled player SquillaKilla defeat 28 bosses with zero health loss in just over 3.5 hours

    FromSoftware's Souls series of action RPG are renowned for their rich combat systems and punishing difficulty, but now SquillaKilla - a Twitch streamer who also uploads to Youtube - has published a "challenge run" in which he manages to beat Dark Souls: Remastered and all of its bosses without taking any health damage. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Friday March 15, 2019
  • Heeding the Call: Cthulhu and Japan

    Creeping horror invade many video games, anime, manga, and other media, but where did Cthulhu’s popularity in Japan come from?

    Lovecraft wrote “That is not dead which can eternal lie. And with strange aeons even death may die,” but one thing that seems to have everlasting life is the popularity of the Cthulhu Mythos in Japan. But where did this come from, and what ways has it influenced many other media works? If you can brave the madness, we’ll tell you the surprising history after the jump!

  • Saturday December 29, 2018
  • Dark Souls Dev FromSoftware Has Two Secret Games in the Works

    What are you hoping for from the Soulsborne folks?

    No matter what Dark Souls and Bloodborne developer FromSoftware has up its sleeve, you know it's at least going to be interesting. Company president Hidetaka Miyazaki recently spoke with 4Gamer about what they're working on, which adds up to "3.5" products, two of which have yet to be announced. Read on for more.

  • Wednesday September 19, 2018
  • Test Dark Souls Remastered on Switch Starting September 21

    Bandai Namco sets network test dates for Japan and the west

    Are you eager to get your hands on the Switch version of Dark Souls Remastered? There's something especially alluring about taking FromSoft's dark fantasy game on the go, and you'll be able to try it out for yourself this weekend. Read on for more.

  • Wednesday August 22, 2018
  • Dark Souls Trilogy Brings Three Grim Adventures to PS4 and Xbox One

    Three-game compilation will be available on October 19

    If you've been holding out for a chance to get all three Dark Souls outings in one package, Bandai Namco has you covered. PS4 and Xbox One owners can look forward to Dark Souls Trilogy when it launches on October 19. Read on for more.

  • Tuesday August 14, 2018
  • Dark Souls Remastered Hits Nintendo Switch on October 19

    Delayed Switch version finally gets a date along with Solaire amiibo

    After missing the launch timing of the PS4, Xbox One, and PC versions, the Nintendo Switch version of Dark Souls Remastered finally has a date. It's coming to Switch along with the Solaire of Astora amiibo on October 19, with an online Network Test to precede it. Read on for more.

  • Monday June 11, 2018
  • "Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice" is the Latest from "Dark Souls" Director

    Sengoku period action comes to consoles and PC

    After an ominous tease back in December, FromSoftware finally revealed one of its upcoming titles. Directed by Hidetaka Miyazaki, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice takes players to the Sengoku period, and you can see the debut trailer after the jump.

  • Wednesday May 23, 2018
  • "Dark Souls Remastered" Prepares to Launch in New Trailer

    PS4, Xbox One, and PC versions strike first on May 25

    It's do or die (probably the latter) this week with the launch of Dark Souls Remastered right around the corner. Check out a new trailer after the jump.