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
Gaming In The Face Of Tragedy: Cancer And Control
My Mom had called to inform me that my Pop was sick. It was time to pay the doctor a visit. That visit led cancer diagnosis. When I hung up the phone, I stared at the wall for a bit, not sure what to think. I cried, then I picked up my 3DS and started playing Bravely Default.
Dark Souls 2 Graphics Downgrade Affects Steam's Store Page
GameSpot is reporting that the press release bullshots that Bandai Namco released during the early days of promoting Dark Souls II has caused quite a stir. So much so that the company had the screenshots removed from Steam's store page, as it could be conveyed as false advertising.
Dark Souls 2 Infinite Humanity Strategies Revealed By Players
Being Hollow in Dark Souls 2 can put you at a severe disadvantage, especially when you need to kill a boss. However, players have found out several ways to restore their human form over and over in the recently released action RPG.
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.