Posts Tagged Dark Souls 2


Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin – Why PC users are feeling aggrieved

I’ve got a weird double relationship with Dark Souls 2. From a purely gaming point of view, it’s still one of my favourites of the year.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Nov 2014 | 1

Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin due April 2015 – Will have new PC content and enhancements

FromSoft has announced Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin, a “Game of the Year” type edition that will bundle the DLC with a bunch of new bits and graphical enhancements.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Nov 2014 | 0

Dark Souls 2 ‘DLC4′ reference appears in SteamDb

The Dark Souls 2 Lost Crowns DLC trilogy may not have been the last add-on for the game, judging by an entry in the title’s SteamDb history.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Oct 2014 | 2

Dark Souls 2 Design Works book releasing in Japan

Dark Souls 2 will, like Dark Souls before it, be getting a Design Works art book full of interesting concept pieces and comments from the creators.

By Peter Parrish | 14 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

Dark Souls 2 PC Calibration 1.12 update coming 13 October

FromSoftware are continuing to update Dark Souls 2 after the release of the Lost Crowns DLC, and a bug fixing patch is due on PC on 13 October.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

Dark Souls 2 Crown of the Ivory King DLC Review

If you’ve read my reviews of the preceeding couple of installments in the Dark Souls 2 Lost Crowns DLC trilogy, you’ll know I’ve been impressed.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

Dark Souls 2 Crown of the Ivory King Guide, Hints & Tips

Welcome to the third and final Dark Souls 2 Lost Crowns DLC guide, dealing with all matters pertaining to the Crown of the Ivory King, Eleum Loyce and invisible tigers.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Oct 2014 | Comments Off

Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Ivory King playable now on PC

Imagine my surprise when the Dark Souls 2 patch today didn’t just update the calibrations, but also unlocked the Crown of the Ivory King DLC.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Sep 2014 | 9

Dark Souls 2 Calibrations 1.11 update coming 29 September

With the Crown of the Ivory King DLC delayed until 30 September, the accompanying Dark Souls 2 Calibrations 1.11 update will now be applied the day before.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Ivory King DLC delayed

Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Ivory King, the final piece of Dark Souls 2‘s Lost Crowns DLC trilogy, has been pushed back a week.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

More Dark Souls 2 Crown of the Ivory King images escape the ice

A lot more images (and better quality ones too) from Crown of the Ivory King have been released today, confirming a new co-op challenge area.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Sep 2014 | Comments Off

Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Ivory King DLC images appear

The first proper images from Crown of the Ivory King (aside from that very early one with the bonfire,) have appeared courtesy of Japanese publication Famitsu.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Sep 2014 | 1

Fashion Souls tool launched for Dark Souls 2 dress-up

An extremely important Dark Souls 2 site (maybe the most Dark Souls 2 important site) dedicated to playing Fashion Souls dress-up has launched in alpha form.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Sep 2014 | 3

Dark Souls 2 Crown of the Old Iron King DLC Review

The harder aspects of Crown of the Old Iron King make it plain that FromSoftware are in a kind of difficulty arms race with their players.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Sep 2014 | 1

Dark Souls 2 Crown of the Old Iron King Guide, Hints & Tips

Hello happy hollows, welcome to another set of pointers and tips for the second piece of Dark Souls 2 DLC.

By Peter Parrish | 29 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Dark Souls 2’s Crown of the Old Iron King DLC out now

The second piece of DLC for Dark Souls 2, Crown of the Old Iron King, is ready for exploration and YOU DIED.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Dark Souls 2 Calibration 1.10 may not nerf sorcery after all

There was much sadness among Dark Souls 2 spellcasters about Calibrations patch 1.10, which appeared as if it would reduce sorcery damage across the board.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Aug 2014 | 5

Dark Souls 2 Calibration 1.10 update coming 25 August

Ahead of the release of Crown of the Old Iron King next, Dark Souls 2 will be getting an new Calibrations 1.10 patch tweaking various things.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Aug 2014 | 2

Dark Souls 2 forges some Crown of the Old Iron King screenshots

Somewhere in the Gamescom shuffle, Bandai Namco released a few screenshots from Crown of the Old Iron King; the next Dark Souls 2 DLC.

By Peter Parrish | 13 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #176

This week’s podcast is a nimble canter through the fields of the week’s PC gaming news.

By Peter Parrish | 6 Aug 2014 | 5

Dark Souls 2 video explores mystery DLC spells (spoiler warning)

The Souls games often have cut or unused bits and pieces laying around in their files, and Dark Souls 2 is no exception.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Dark Souls 2 Crown of the Old Iron King DLC details emerge

The official Japanese site for Dark Souls 2 has shared a couple of interesting bits about the Crown of the Old Iron King DLC.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Dark Souls 2 Crown of the Sunken King DLC Guide, Hints & Tips

Hello, you might remember me from such Dark Souls 2 pointer articles as Hints and Tips for a Newbie in Drangleic.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Dark Souls 2 Crown of the Sunken King DLC Review

Imagine being on the FromSoft team for Dark Souls 2. Tremendously exciting, sure, but you’re also weighed down by the impossible burden of having to follow up Demon’s Souls and the original Dark Souls.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Jul 2014 | 1

Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Sunken King out now

Get ready to YOU DIED again: the first bit of DLC for Dark Souls 2, Crown of the Sunken King, is now out.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Dark Souls 2’s gargantuan 1.08 calibration patch out now

Everything changes with the release of Dark Souls 2‘s new patch, thanks to all the balance tweaks it contains.

By Tim McDonald | 18 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #173

This week, the IncGamers Podcast re-expands to a hearty threesome as we explore the popular topic of the week: murky and undeclared publisher payments to YouTube channels.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Jul 2014 | 1

Dark Souls 2’s Crown of the Sunken King DLC gets more screenshots

More screenshots from the first in Dark Souls 2’s Lost Crowns DLC trilogy have been released today, showing more locations from the Crown of the Sunken King.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Dark Souls 2 getting a major Calibration 1.08 update on 18 July

Oh my god everything is changing and my world is turning upside down, what is even real any more?

By Peter Parrish | 11 Jul 2014 | 24

Further Dark Souls 2 DLC info and screenshots released

FromSoftware has been out and about at E3, talking more about the upcoming Lost Crown DLC for Dark Souls 2.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Jun 2014 | 1