Dark Souls 2
Publisher: NAMCO BANDAI
Story: Developed by From Software, Dark Souls II is the highly anticipated sequel to the punishing 2011 breakout hit Dark Souls. The unique old-school action rpg experience captivated imaginations of gamers worldwide with incredible challenge and intense emotional reward. Dark Souls II brings the franchise's renowned difficulty & gripping gameplay innovations to both single and multiplayer experiences.
Latest Dark Souls 2 News
Dark Souls 2: Helpful Tips For The Recently Cursed
The world of Dark Souls II can be awfully unforgiving, resulting in death upon death for even the most strategic and careful of players. Sometimes, a few helpful hints can go a long way.
Dark Souls 2 Impressions: An Absolute Blast
The floating knight soars across the crumbling exterior of an ancient castle and crushes my frail mortal body with a series of arching blows, my limp carcass—clothed in the most meager of armor—crumbles to the ground and, for what feels like the hundredth time, I am born anew from the ash of a nearby fire.
Dark Souls 2, TowerFall Ascension Hit PlayStation This Week
Gamers are being asked to “prepare to die” all over again as dark fantasy RPG, Dark Souls II finally launches this week for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and, a bit further down the line, PC. It's the top retail game highlighted for this week's The Drop on the PlayStation Blog, alongside the likes of indie arrow-flinger, TowerFall: Ascension.
Dark Souls 2 System Requirements Revealed By Steam Listing
Your psyche might be ready to be abused by Dark Souls 2, but what about your computer? Namco has released the recommended and minimum system requirements needed to run the action RPG on the PC.
Dark Souls 2 PC Launching In April With Enhanced Frame Rate, Resolution
Namco Bandai confirmed today through Facebook that Dark Souls 2 will launch on the PC in April. They've also announced that they're including a few features that were widely requested by PC gamers.
Dark Souls 2 Review Says It's The Hardest Action RPG In The World
The first review for From Software's Dark Souls 2 has been published. German gaming mag M! gave the action RPG a glowing write-up.
Dark Souls 2 ESRB Rating Is Only Teen
The ESRB has given a Teen rating to the upcoming action RPG Dark Souls 2. It's hard to believe considering their description of the game.
Dark Souls 2 Screenshots Unveil Two Amazing Shields
A Dark Souls 2 contest held last year challenged players to design shields for the action RPG. Today two of those fan creations came to life in new screenshots released by From Software.
Dark Souls 2 Achievements List Revealed
The full Achievements/Trophies list for action RPG Dark Souls 2 leaked today. From Software's latest game will have 38 Achievements for you to earn.
Dark Souls 2 Not Coming To PS4 Or Xbox One, Cursed Trailer Released
What fans of the original Dark Souls want out of a sequel can be summed up in three simple words: More. Dark. Souls. And judging by the latest “Cursed” trailer showing off some of the places you’ll be visiting and the monsters you’ll be fighting, it looks like that’s exactly what Dark Souls II will deliver.
Dark Souls Too Young To Go Free-To-Play
Publishers have fallen in love with free-to-play and microtransactions over the past few years. It seems that every franchise has a chance at inspiring a new F2P game. In a new interview, Dark Souls 2 producer Takeshi Miyazoe discussed the possibility of a free-to-play Dark Souls game being released someday.
Dark Souls 2 Screenshots Preview Multiplayer Features
Many gamers are focused on the upcoming next-gen consoles right now but Namco Bandai wants us to remember that Dark Souls 2 is on its way to current-gen systems. They've released a slew of screenshots focused on the multiplayer.
Dark Souls 2 PS3 Beta Delayed
The latest Dark Souls 2 beta test was supposed to be held through PSN this morning. However, Namco Bandai abruptly announced on Saturday night that North American and South American players would not be able to access it after all.
Dark Souls 2 Arrives March 11th In US, Collector's Edition And Black Armor Edition Available
March 11. That's the date Namco Bandai has invited the US to “go beyond death” with the release of the highly anticipated sequel, Dark Souls II. And for those who don't believe in the old saying “you can't take it with you,” there's even a spiffy Collector's Edition and Black Armor Pre-Order Edition up for grab.
Dark Souls 2 Beta Is PS3 Exclusive, Sign-Up Details Coming Soon
Dark Souls 2 won't be released until 2014 but a select group of gamers will be able to try out the game this fall. Today publisher Namco Bandai announced a closed beta that will be held exclusively on PS3.