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From Software's Bloodborne announced

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 6:36pm PDT

During its E3 press conference, Sony showed off Bloodborne, the latest from From Software and Sony's Japan Studio and the apparent finalized name of the rumored Project Beast. It's coming in 2015, and a moody trailer shows off the grim spectacle.


"I think this is a Sony owned title as they are either co-developing it or publishing it (not ..."

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Rumor: Project Beast video shows first gameplay

By Robert Workman, May 30, 2014 10:30am PDT

From Software's next project might have just been revealed via a brief online video.


"Ever since that first leak, this game has bumped every other possible PS4 game down one notch to ..."

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Dark Souls dev acquired by Kadokawa Games

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 28, 2014 8:00am PDT

Japanese media conglomerate Kadokawa has acquired From Software, developer of games like Dark Souls, Armored Core, and Otogi.


"They also publish light novels, and produce/fund TONS of anime (there isn't a single season ..."

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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...


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

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PSA: Dark Souls II out now on PC

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 24, 2014 4:25pm PDT

The wait is over for PC players, especially for the numerous fans that populate the Shacknews community. Dark Souls II is out now on Steam, hours before its announced April 25 release date.


"Seriously the frame rate is awesome.. have a good 100+ hours on ps3 and this is an entirely new ..."

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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.


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

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Dark Souls 2 PC graphical options revealed

By Steve Watts, Apr 08, 2014 9:00am PDT

A screenshot of Dark Souls 2 on PC shows the various graphical options players may be able to toggle when it hits later this month.


"It runs anything up to 1440p natively but I'm not sure if it can run over 60 fps or if there is ..."

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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.


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

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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.


"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...


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

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Dark Souls 2 launch trailer struts its stuff

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 10, 2014 1:15pm PDT

Dark Souls II arrives on Xbox 360 and PS3 tomorrow and Namco Bandai has released a launch trailer to inform you that, yes, you will die.


"I thought the silent comedy dark souls 1 trailer was fucking fantastic."

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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...


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

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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.


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

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Dark Souls 2 trailer sings a 'Hollow Lullaby'

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 19, 2014 12:30pm PST

"This isn't about death. This is about what you've learned from death." Lesson #1: Don't stand directly in front of a fire-breathing dragon.


"Demon's Souls is harder and the atmosphere is so much better than Dark Souls. Keep in mind I ..."

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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.


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

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