Posts Tagged From Software


Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin screens, version details

Bandai Namco have released some new assets for Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin, as well as a handy chart detailing the version breakdowns.

By Tim McDonald | 15 Jan 2015 | 2

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

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: 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

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.

By Tim McDonald | 20 May 2014 | Comments Off

Playfire really want you to buy Dark Souls 2 on Green Man Gaming

Playfire are so certain they want you to pick up Dark Souls 2 on Green Man Gaming that they’re offering 25% off the game, plus rewards for doing so.

By Tim McDonald | 23 Apr 2014 | 2

Dark Souls 2 Lighting Downgrade: Should We Expect the Same on PC?

Remember when Namco Bandai and From Software were showing off Dark Souls 2 prior to release, and seemed quite excited about sections that would require illumination by torches like the Tomb of the Giants segment of the first game?

By Peter Parrish | 12 Mar 2014 | 5

Dark Souls 2 gets a brand new pre-rendered European launch trailer

Hey, everyone! Are you playing Dark Souls 2? No, neither am I, both because it’s not out in Europe yet, and because it’s not out on PC for ages.

By Tim McDonald | 12 Mar 2014 | 1

Dark Souls 2 Japanese TV spot doesn’t add much, but is new

This Dark Souls 2 advert made for Japanese television doesn’t, for example, have a PC release date in it, but it does contain the odd additional scene of CG that I hadn’t seen before.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Namco Bandai won’t confirm a Dark Souls 2 PC release date of 25 April

An image is doing the rounds showing a Dark Souls 2 PC Collector’s Edition with a release date of 25 April.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Feb 2014 | 5

Dark Souls 2 devs detail their Dark Intentions in this video

As you are doubtless aware, Dark Souls 2 is out soon!

By Tim McDonald | 26 Feb 2014 | 9

Dark Souls 2 Hollow Lullaby trailer is a bit corny

Namco really are going for some scattershot marketing with Dark Souls 2.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Feb 2014 | 5

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.

By Peter Parrish | 12 Feb 2014 | 3

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.

By Tim McDonald | 12 Feb 2014 | 2

Dark Souls 2 PC release date still in doubt

The release of Dark Souls 2 is only a month or so away, if, that is, you’re a console owner.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Feb 2014 | 10

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.

By Peter Parrish | 31 Jan 2014 | 2

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.

By Tim McDonald | 29 Jan 2014 | Comments Off