hot  /  reviews  /  video  /  blogs  /  forum

A brief look at summoning in Dark Souls II

Aug 23 // Jordan Devore    @DtoidJordan

A director interview

In this interview video, Dark Souls II director Yui Tanimura discusses the core of the series, trying to innovate while staying true to what made the last game so successful from a design perspective, and challenges faced during development.

Toward the end, talk of the game's closed beta is brought up and with it, a snippet of footage showing messages, bloodstains, summons, and invasions. Notice the White Phantom's health bar on the left-hand side of the screen, which comes in addition to the one located over the player character's head? Nice. Very nice.

 


 BLOG A RESPONSE



Jordan Devore // Managing Editor
 Follow Blog + disclosure DtoidJordan Tips
Jordan is a founding member of Destructoid and poster of seemingly random pictures. They are anything but random. Disclosure: I backed Double Fine Adventure and Awesomenauts: Starstorm on Kickst... full profile | More staff profiles

Get more destructoid:   We're indie-run, blogging for the love of it, and our site will always be free. Optionally, you can support us and get: (1) Faster pages from our cloud server (3) Wide(r)screen (3) No big ads on Dtoid, Japanator, Tomopop, or Flixist (4) Auto contest entries, and (5) Dibs on betas & downloads. Try it out

Get comment replies by email.     settings



Unsavory comments? Please report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our comment moderators

Can't see comments? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this. Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your security software's whitelist.

advertisement:


destructoid's previous coverage:
Dark Souls II


  Jul 25

Dark Souls II gets patch 1.08, fixes and balances in tow

Not quite as major as some fixes in the first Dark Souls


View all:powered by:  MM.Elephant

Ads on destructoid may be purchased from:



Please contact Crave Online, thanks!


781 PEOPLE ARE READING:



Back to Top