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Dark Souls 3 has a release date, new video shows around four minutes of gameply

An exact release date for Dark Souls 3 has been provided by Namco Bandai.

The game will arrive on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on April 12 in Europe and North America. It releases in Japan on March 24.

A PlayStation Experience gameplay trailer posted by From Software is below. The event kicks off tomorrow.

The Dark Souls 3 Day One Edition is priced at $59.99. Here's what it comes with:

  • The Game
  • Prima Starter Guide
  • Official Soundtrack
  • Exclusive O-Sleeve packaging


The Dark Souls 3 Collector’s Edition, which was leaked a bit early, is priced at $129.99 and will feature the following items:

  • The Game
  • Prima Starter Guide
  • Official Soundtrack
  • Official art book
  • Cloth game map
  • 10” Red Knight Statue
  • Collector’s box


There's also the Prestige Edition which is an Amazon exclusive. Here's what it comes with:

  • The Game
  • A numbered 40cm premium Lord of Cinder Statue
  • Red Knight figurine
  • Dark Souls Trilogy hardcover artbook
  • Metal case
  • Official Soundtrack
  • 3x iron-on patches
  • Cloth game-map
  • Exclusive display box

Each edition is exclusive to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One and will be available at participating retailers while supplies last.

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