Posts Tagged Dark Souls
Dark Souls GfWL to Steam transition detailed by Bandai Namco
As we reported earlier today, Dark Souls will be moving from the Games for Windows Live system to the Steamworks platform.
Dark Souls gets Steam achievements, GfWL on the way out
It looks like Dark Souls may finally be decoupled from Games for Windows Live, as the FromSoft title now has a set of Steamworks achievements.
Dark Souls “seeking other avenues” for its online functionality
In a Facebook post, Namco Bandai and From Software have clarified that they’re trying to find a way to keep Dark Souls‘ online services online after Games for Windows LIVE goes down.
Dark Souls 2 vs Dark Souls: IncGamers Debates the Merits of Each Title
Peter [Parrish]: Now that Tim and I have both finished Dark Souls 2, it’s only right to decide which of the original and sequel is the better game.
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.
Namco “exploring options” for Dark Souls when GfWL shuts down
Over at Joystiq they’ve managed to get a response out of the vast majority of developers and publishers whose PC releases will be affected by this summer’s coming Games for Windows Live shutdown.
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.
Green Man Gaming closes Thanksgiving sale with impressive deals
In case you haven’t already spent your annual salary on Thanksgiving/Black Friday sales, Green Man Gaming are bringing back some of their best from the “4Play” deals of the past few days (which offered four games at large discounts, every four hours) for the next 24 hours.
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.
Well! What is it! It’s Dark Souls, for cheap
Amazing treasure ahead: Dark Souls is a fiver on Steam.
Oh, sure, there’s Hitman Absolution (which Peter tolerated and I hated with a passion) for a fiver, and YOU DIED the Daily Deal is Dead Space 2 for £3.74, but why would you buy YOU DIED either of those when Dark Souls 2 – one of the most brutal, inventive, beautiful, horrible games around – is £4.99?
System Shock 2 roundtable interview with developers Jon Chey and Dorian Hart
IncGamers invited two of the original developers on System Shock 2, Jon Chey (Project Manager / Creature Behaviour and AI) and Dorian Hart (Numbers Balancing / Level Design,) to replay and discuss the game.
Dark Souls spotted in Borderlands 2
In a delightful Easter Egg that happens to bring together two of the very few games IncGamers has awarded 10/10 scores to, Borderlands 2 contains a direct reference to From Software’s Dark Souls.
Dark Souls DLC dated for Europe on Xbox 360 and PS3
The ‘Artorias of the Abyss’ section of Dark Souls, that was included with the PC’s Prepare to Die edition, has been given a European and Australasian release date of 24 October on Xbox 360 and PS3.
IncGamers awards its first 10/10 of 2012
While you may not know it, publishers, developers and PR agencies sometimes accuse us of being a little strict with our review scores.
Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition [Review] – Victory achieved
My sins must be heard: I have not finished Dark Souls.
It’s been mere hours, but Dark Souls PC already has its first hack/mod
A hack to increase the visual performance of the PC edition of Dark Souls is already doing the rounds, literally hours after the game was released.
Star Trek, Dark Souls and Tekken Tag lead Namco GamesCom line-up
If you’re heading to Germany’s GamesCom this year, or just want to know what to look out for when it comes to Namco Bandai published games, then read on.
Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition E3 2012 trailer [Video]
Namco Bandai has released a new trailer for the Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition, which shows off a whole lot of combat with monsters both new and old.
Europe gets special Dark Souls ‘Prepare to Die’ retail edition
In addition to yesterday’s news that Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition will be coming to Steam (albeit probably still using Games for Windows Live through that platform) and that the console editions will be getting the PC extras as DLC, comes word of a special European retail version of the game.