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Review: Dark Souls Remastered

The gaming landscape has changed a lot since I first plopped into a pre-release version of Demon's Souls and soloed my way through its campaign. What was once a niche dungeon crawler in the same vein as King's Field became an inescapab...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Demon's Souls running at 4K is a sight to behold

It seems like a remake or remaster of FromSoftware's breakthrough hit, Demon's Souls, won't be happening anytime soon. So why just sit around and wait for inevitable sadness when you can emulate the game at 4K? The RPCS3 emulator has made r...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Dark Souls Remastered is looking...a bit off

This week, Bandai Namco gave some outlets a look at the upcoming Dark Souls Remastered. While never touted to be a complete remake of the original, the results from these preview builds are looking a little less than stellar. The biggest th...

 
 
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Dark Souls: Remastered has some interesting changes

Bandai Namco has been showing off Dark Souls: Remastered ahead of its May 25 release on Nintendo Switch, PC, and PlayStation 4. Along with side-by-side comparison videos to get a better sense of how the game has been touched up visually, ne...

 
 
 
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Streamer completes zero hit run of the Dark Souls Trilogy

A dedicated Dark Souls fan has completed a run of the game's entire trilogy without taking a single hit. The_Happy_Hob streamed the nerve-wracking achievement, a year in the making, on his Twitch channel. The final moment (which contains lo...

 
 
 
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Someone visualized our deaths in Dark Souls

The early hours of Dark Souls can be brutal as you work out how to survive long enough to find that next just-out-of-reach bonfire. Or, if you're anything like me, you fought a bunch of skeletons in a graveyard for an embarrassingly long ti...

 
 
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The servers for Demon's Souls were shut down earlier today

Demon's Souls meant different things to different players. For me, it was all about the solo journey, uncovering secrets and besting bosses. For others, it was primarily about invading other games, PVP, and co-op. That latter dream end...

 
 
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Virtuos is handling the Switch port of Dark Souls: Remastered

Every so often I remember that we're getting a remaster of Dark Souls in May and I just have to smile. In the case of the Nintendo Switch version, it's come to light (courtesy of the Australian Classification Board) that Virtuos is handling...

 
 
 
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More intriguing cut Bloodborne content emerges

Bloodborne has a pretty huge following -- even bigger than I initially realized. While I enjoyed my time with the game I've met a ton of people who either love Bloodborne the most out of every Souls entry, or straight-up have only...

 
 
 
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(Update) Dark Souls Remastered will not be using new assets

[Update: Bandai Namco's marketing team has made a post over on Sony's blog that confirms a few details about the upcoming remaster. For starters, HDR is definitely not going to be a part of this, though 4K is in. The multiplayer component w...

 
 
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Japan is getting a sweet Dark Souls Trilogy Box Set

If you were envious of Europe's Dark Souls trilogy vinyl set, you might explode when you see what's on the horizon in Japan. (Thankfully, I'm still glowing from today's news so I'm not too bothered.) Bandai Namco is putting together a Dark ...

 
 
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Dark Souls is arriving on Nintendo Switch fairly soon

[Update: Dark Souls: Remastered will cost $40 "on consoles," according to Bandai Namco.] Welp, you blinked, and probably missed the "Mini" Nintendo Direct that just happened. Among some other announcements, Bandai Namco jumped in to reveal&...

 
 
 




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Fivefinger Delta

Biggest tip for Sekiro – with higher health enemies/bosses for the first half of a fight, dodging and countering creates more openings for damage than Relying on parries from the start will get you nowhere and just draws the fight

 
Parismio

Also I kinda laugh at games say to use headphones because it has bi-audio-whatchamacallit as Im deaf in my left ear so these kinds of features are kinda useless for Ill always lose a part of the conversation or an instrument

 
Parismio

Ive been playing Hellblade the past couple of days and Im on the verge of tears at what Senua has and is currently going Havent felt this emotionally distraught towards a character in a long Guess it hits too close to

 
JcDent

Even space engineers can be

 
Fivefinger Delta

Sekiro embodies one of Dark Souls biggest lessons – know when to take a Coming back to it this morning has given the muscle memory time to set in, any frustration to fade away and a clearer idea of how and what needs to be done to

 
Electric Reaper

Microsoft, knock it the FUCK off with task scheduler items that waste my computers resources and mess with my I NEVER gave consent to that

 
Tricerapops

Holy shit I had no idea that Deception IV was on Ladyface is going to squee with Her birthday is coming up, and that will do

 
Seymour

So, sodapoppins a POS who told chat to go bully someone that said something even slightly Also, called people retards, told somebody Yeah, no shit, ya This is someone who had 26,000 people watching, mind

 
Riff Raff

Baba is You is the Sekiro of puzzle games :P

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Its a LONG story that Ill explain later, but I more or less have my new bed After tying up some loose ends, my next step is to get a cheap TV that doesnt weigh more than I Any recommendations?

 
 

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