Tag Archives: Dark Souls 2
Wed, Aug 21, 2013 | 18:58 BST
Dark Souls 2 will be getting a closed beta test on October 5 for players in North America and Europe on PS3.
Wed, Aug 14, 2013 | 10:27 BST
Dark Souls 2 has received a live-action teaser trailer called ‘Forging a Hero’ that shows an adventurer suiting up in some shiny armour. Watch it here.
Tue, Jul 23, 2013 | 21:13 BST
Dark Souls 2′s first revealed boss is the Mirror Knight, a hulking suit of armour that uses a mirror for a shield. Raw camera footage of the encounter has appeared online, and he looks like the aggressive sort.
Mon, Jul 08, 2013 | 12:18 BST
Dark Souls 2 director Yui Tanimura has explained why the games open world approach will present even more freedom than the original game, with a view to letting players tackle areas and tasks way above their level if they feel brave enough.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 08:02 BST
Dark Souls 2 directors Tomohiro Shibuya and Yui Tanimura want to make the RPG easier to understand. But they certainly haven’t made it any easier to win.
Thu, Jul 04, 2013 | 16:28 BST
Dark Souls 2 has been given the preview treatment in this week’s new edition of Famitsu. The game’s combat was a key focus of the piece, in which pyromancy, guard breaking mechanics and miracles were discussed, among other things.
Tue, Jun 25, 2013 | 16:54 BST
Tue, Jun 25, 2013 | 04:07 BST
Fine-tuning enemy parameters and difficulty is how Dark Souls 2 director Yui Tanimura intends to put his stamp on the series.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 06:26 BST
Dark Souls 2 director Yui Tanimura is pleased with the new graphical flourishes From Software is able to implement now that it has upgraded the RPG’s engine.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 01:04 BST
Dark Souls 2 concept art and screenshots have been released by Namco Bandai. Some are rather interesting, and show armor, weapons and the like. Others, well, they’re downright frightening. Have a look below, won’t you? You can also read Phil Owen’s take on the game here. Dark Souls 2 is out in March 2014 for PC, PS3, and Xbox 360.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 01:19 BST
Rage against the designers all you like, every death in From Software’s dark RPG series boils down to “you just made a prat of yourself”. Is it any wonder Phil Owen found Dark Souls 2 makes a great party game?
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 | 20:48 BST
Dark Souls 2 will release on Xbox 360 in March according to a trailer shown during the MS E3 conference. Obvious news, but still good nonetheless. The video for it is below and it’s damn sexy. Dark Souls 2 is out in March 2014 for PC, PS3, and Xbox 360.
Wed, Jun 05, 2013 | 12:39 BST
Microsoft has put out a pre-E3 trailer for its show floor coverage, as well as the Xbox 360 and Xbox One games it’s representing next week. Play spot the IP here.
Mon, Jun 03, 2013 | 11:34 BST
Dark Souls 2 concept artist Cron Zhang has posted what appears to be art for From Software’s grim RPG sequel online.
Mon, Jun 03, 2013 | 03:19 BST
Namco Bandai has graced Los Angeles with an enormous Dark Souls 2 banner ahead of E3 next week, giving us a release window at last.
Thu, May 30, 2013 | 17:02 BST
Dark Souls 2 approaches, so VG247′s Dave Cook took it upon himself to try and get the original game finished before launch. He hit a two-pronged problem, however.
Fri, May 24, 2013 | 14:13 BST
Dark Souls 2′s very existence has Stace Harman rather delighted, but he questions whether making the game more accessible might rob it of its appeal.
Mon, Apr 15, 2013 | 23:43 BST
As with the original, Namco Bandai is offering you the chance to see your design featured in-game in Dark Souls 2. The competition, which opened today and runs until May 13, is hosted on the series’s Facebook page, and challenges you to design a shield. The lucky winner, chosen by community voting and a panel of From Software judges, will see their vision transformed into a 3D asset. Just Like Dark Souls and head to the Shield Design app to get started. Dark Souls 2 is headed to PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 and is expected either late this year or in early 2014.
Sat, Apr 13, 2013 | 21:00 BST
Cover art for Dark Souls 2 has been released by From Software and publisher Namco Bandai. You can view it in all its glory below. It looks the same on all three formats, PC, PS3, and Xbox 360, but we’ve only posted the PC version because it is cleaners due to the lack of logos. So there’s no need for redundancy. Dark Souls 2 is expected in either late 2013 or early 2014. Thanks, AGB.
Fri, Apr 12, 2013 | 14:11 BST
Dark Souls has sold 2,367,000 since its release in 2011, it was revealed during a conference in Japan.