If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

Learn the story of Dark Souls 3 with this opening cinematic

Watch how Dark Souls 3 starts.


Namco and From Software have released the opening cinematic of Dark Souls 3. The 3-minute intro sets up the story and the world of Lothric, as well as show some of the characters you'll be meeting during your journey.

Yhorm the Giant, Aldrich Saint of the Deep, and Farron's Undead Legion are some of the ones shown here. There's also talk of the Old Words, which has brought pilgrims to the north.

Dark Souls 3 is out on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One April 12.

About the Author

Sherif Saed avatar

Sherif Saed

Staff Writer

Whether it's news, reviews, or interviews - Sherif is always eager to tell you about video games. He plays shooters more than a sane person should, and occasionally has the skills to show for it.

Support VG247

You give us money, we give you an ad-free reading experience, merch discounts, a newsletter every month, and elite status amongst your friends.

See more information


More News

Latest Articles

VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

VG247 Merch