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Dark Souls DSFix taken down due to alleged copyright infringement

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 22, 2014 10:15pm PST

Modder Durante had a cruel surprise waiting for him from Dropbox: an allegation of copyright infringement from Bandai Namco over his DSFix creation.

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"They should have sent the guy a christmas card and fat check. What on earth are they thinking? "

- InfoBiter see all 6 comments

Dark Souls 2 coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in April 2015

By Daniel Perez, Nov 25, 2014 7:30am PST

Dark Souls 2 is making the jump to current-gen systems in 2015. Be afraid. Be very afraid.

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"Ah, the gameplay stuff will be in a patch, looks like the new DX11 version will cost extra. Not ..."

- pyide see all 13 comments

Dark Souls on PC shifts to Steamworks in November

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 21, 2014 11:45am PDT

Dark Souls on PC prepares to Steam in November, with Bandai Namco migrating the game's online services to Steamworks.

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Dark Souls 2 DLC 'Crown of the Ivory King delayed

By Daniel Perez, Sep 22, 2014 7:55am PDT

The last piece of DLC for the Lost Crowns trilogy has been hit with a slight delay.

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"This is a good thing. I may actually finish off NG++ Smelter Demon Redux by then."

- drhazard see all 5 comments

Dark Souls 2 'Crown of the Old Iron King' DLC available today

By Robert Workman, Aug 26, 2014 9:30am PDT

$9.99 or with the Season Pass will let you explore a dark tower to recover King Vendrick's lost crowns.

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"I would say maybe at best Japan is slow off the old consoles the PS2 still had new games coming ..."

- Twin--Sword see all 4 comments

Dark Souls 2 'Sunken King' DLC guide: From Shulva to Dragon's Sanctum

By Shack Staff, Jul 31, 2014 11:55pm PDT

Our guide to Dark Souls 2's "Sunken King" content takes you through the Dragon's Sanctum area.

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"I'm pretty sure I don't like this. I can't read in depth (not owning the DLC yet), but it looks ..."

- AxeMan808 see all 2 comments

Dark Souls PC modder returns with GeDoSaTo mod for Dark Souls 2

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 25, 2014 11:00am PDT

Admitting that Bandai Namco offers gamers "a good PC port," Thoman criticizes a few aspects of the game, calling them "significant shortcomings." For example, HBAO+ is of "terrific quality," but is buggy and can only be used on NVIDIA cards. SGSAA takes too much of a perform...

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"Yeah, I can't get AO to work at all except the ingame setting."

- enyakk see all 6 comments

Dark Souls 2 video makes a case for the PC port

By Steve Watts, Apr 10, 2014 10:40am PDT

A side-by-side comparison video for Dark Souls 2 shows just how much better the PC version looks.

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"I was skeptical because the original Miyazaki had moved on but its become my favorite of the ..."

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April Fools: Dark Souls 2 patch to offer difficulty-easing item

By Steve Watts, Apr 01, 2014 1:30pm PDT

In an upcoming patch in Japan, Dark Souls 2 will get a special item that eases the game difficulty, but awards players with fewer souls.

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"LOL. Good one, GameSpot. From the article: UPDATE: While most of you were savvy enough to ..."

- David Craddock see all 2 comments

Over 4 million Dark Souls 2 players have died in two days

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 13, 2014 6:30am PDT

Dark Souls 2 only launched on Tuesday, but there's already been a whole of dying across both the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions. In fact, there have already been over 4.3 million instances in which players have been greeted by the tauntingly brutal 'YOU DIED' screen.

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"your first reply to me is to a post in which I say all of this is conjecture"

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Dark Souls 2 producer discusses PC version and possibility of world events

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 12, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Dark Souls 2 launched on Xbox 360 and PS3 earlier this week, to the excitement of many within the Shacknews community. Producer Tak Miyazoe recently spoke out about various aspects of the game, including answering some of Chatty's questions about the game's difficulty, onlin...

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"I wonder will they ever fix Dark Souls 1 that it doesn't use that abomination of a drm called ..."

- Kolzig73 see all 20 comments

Dark Souls 2 PC system requirements revealed

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 08, 2014 10:00am PST

Dark Souls 2 will make its long-awaited arrival on Xbox 360 and PS3 next week. However, PC players will have to wait a little while longer, as they wait for an April 25 release date. The slight delay does offer up some time to make sure your PC setup is up to snuff, since Na...

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"The 460 was, for all intents and purposes, just as fast as the gtx 465 in gaming."

- ajvitaly see all 18 comments

Dark Souls 2 coming to PC on April 25

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 28, 2014 11:30am PST

The PC version of Dark Souls 2 will follow shortly after the console release. Today, Bandai Namco has announced the release date: April 25.

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"Ahhh yeah that fucking sucks. Massive spoiler that makes it easy as fuck: If you kill them with ..."

- nevlos see all 44 comments

Dark Souls 2 'Black Armor Weapons Pack' gives a starter boost

By Steve Watts, Feb 12, 2014 1:30pm PST

The Black Armor and Collector's Editions of Dark Souls 2 will grant a voucher for the "Black Armor Weapons Pack," giving you early access to several weapons.

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"They are fucking great. Of course, I'm a huge mecha fan so I may be a bit biased. Also looking ..."

- herradura99 see all 70 comments

Undead players can be invaded in Dark Souls 2

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 28, 2014 2:30pm PST

Being undead will no longer protect you from invasion in Dark Souls II. Fortunately, producer Takeshi Miyazoe outlines some potential deterrents against griefers.

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"Controller's will be selling like mad once this game comes out and everyone get's so pissed they ..."

- Gamer Assassin see all 46 comments