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Dark Souls 2 Hollow Lullaby trailer is a bit corny
Namco really are going for some scattershot marketing with Dark Souls 2.
Dark Souls 2 screenshots show stats, freaky character creation, more
The first Dark Souls wasn’t exactly a looker in early screenshots, and its true beauty was only really revealed when the PC version unlocked higher resolution versions of the textures.
Namco Bandai offering free weapons with Dark Souls 2 pre-orders
Not content with merely offering up expensive collector’s editions, Namco Bandai have hopped on the “pre-order to get free digital stuff” train with Dark Souls 2.
Dark Souls 2’s Teen ESRB rating isn’t cause for alarm
Over the weekend, various sites noticed that Dark Souls II has been given a “T for Teen” rating (minor spoilers at that link) by the Entertainment Software Ratings Board (ESRB.) That’s the videogame classification body in the US, the equivalent of Europe’s Pan European Game Information (PEGI) group.
Dark Souls 2 combat encounters shown in this 8 minute video
It’s hard to say whether this video is officially sanctioned, or another compilation of leaked Dark Souls 2 footage from the ongoing Ps3-based network tests.
Dark Souls 2 to include six player-designed shields
Last year, Namco Bandai ran a competition for players to design shields that would be incorporated into Dark Souls 2.
Dark Souls 2 Collectors Edition pretty much sold out
Warning to anyone still wanting to pick up the Dark Souls 2 Collectors Edition: Namco Bandai have informed us that it’s pretty much out of stock, so if you still want to get a pre-order in, you’ll have to hunt around and have a lot of luck.
Dark Souls 2 site translation sheds grossly incandescent light on things
Namco Bandai added a whole load of new stuff to the Japanese language Dark Souls 2 site recently, but that’s not entirely useful for those of us not blessed with the skill to read Japanese.
Dark Souls 2 screens introduce new characters, monsters, and locations
Namco Bandai have just sneaked out of the shadows and lobbed a load of new screenshots and artwork for Dark Souls 2 at us.
First two pages of Dark Souls 2: Into the Light comic released
In honour of the impending release of Dark Souls 2, Namco Bandai have commissioned a comic – titled Into the Light – with two pages being released for free every week until its console launch on 14 March.
Dark Souls 2 developed “on PC from the beginning,” says FromSoft producer
Over at Edge they have an interesting interview with Dark Souls 2 producer Takeshi Miyazoe, who talks a little bit about the rush to finish the PC port of the original and how this situation shouldn’t occur for the sequel.
New Dark Souls 2 screenshots hint at the game’s covenants
Namco Bandai have released a load of new screenshots for Dark Souls 2, a fair few of which focus on the game’s Covenants.
Try grabbing with both hands: Dark Souls 2 pre-order bonuses detailed
It may just be me, but it’s a little sad to see the commercial tendrils forming around Dark Souls II now that the original game is accepted as a classic of its kind.
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3: Full Burst Review
Let’s do a quick word association thing. I’m going to type out a few words, and we’ll see how you respond.
Try plunging attack: Dark Souls 2 pumpkin carving competition begins
If you fancy yourself a dab hand at both Dark Souls and pumpkin carving, this one’s for you: Namco Bandai has opened up a competition for the carving of Dark Souls 2-themed pumpkins.
Pac-Man’s back, man: Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures dated for UK
Namco Bandai have announced that Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures will be hitting the UK on 7 March.