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Demon's Souls

PS3 / Action / Release: Oct 6, 2009 / ESRB: M

Chatty Twitch Highlights 18: Demon's Souls, Path of Exile, and DayZ

By Ozzie Mejia, May 17, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Welcome to another edition of Chatty Twitch Highlights, where we celebrate Chatty's live playthroughs of some of their favorite games of the moment. This week, dael takes us back to the early days of the Souls series with a playthrough of Demon's Souls, kazanma runs through ...


The DNA of Dark Souls: the challenge and death

By David Craddock, Apr 15, 2013 12:00pm PDT

In the first part of Dark Souls DNA, we locked the hub world structure used in Demon's Souls in a steel cage along with the seamless world layout of Dark Souls and let them battle it out. In part two, we discuss perhaps the most important element of any Souls game, the eleme...


The DNA of Dark Souls: What made the games great

By David Craddock, Apr 12, 2013 9:30am PDT

We dissect From Software's Souls series to find what made the first two games great, and what the upcoming Dark Souls 2 needs to do to follow in the lofty footsteps of its predecessors. Part one of the two-part series looks at the mechanics of the series.


Demon's Souls headlines PlayStation Plus line-up for April

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 02, 2013 1:30pm PDT

Before Dark Souls became a massive success, From Software released Demon's Souls--its bone-crushingly difficult predecessor. PlayStation Plus members will be able to grab it later today as part of this month's update to the Instant Game Collection.


Demon's Souls servers extended again

By John Keefer, May 25, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Its servers scheduled to shut down at the end of this month, Demon's Souls has gotten a reprieve. ATLUS has announced the servers will stay up indefinitely.


Demon's Souls shutting down (really) at end of May

By Steve Watts, Apr 11, 2012 5:00pm PDT

Demon's Souls servers will shut down at 11:59 PM PST on May 31, Atlus has announced.


From Software continuing Souls games, looking into mobile

By Steve Watts, Mar 15, 2012 10:30am PDT

From Software talks about the future of its studio, from more Souls games to considering mobile and tablet development.


Demon's Souls 'underestimated' by Sony

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 10, 2012 4:15pm PST

In a new interview, Sony Worldwide Studios head Shuhei Yoshida admitted that refusing to publish Demon's Souls in the US was "one of Sony's biggest software mistakes this generation."


Atlus Pledges to Keep Demon's Souls Servers Online Until October 2011

By Brian Leahy, Dec 17, 2010 3:00pm PST

Atlus, the US publisher of the ultra-hard PlayStation 3 RPG Demon's Souls, has pledged to keep the multiplayer servers for the US version of the...


"Don't play during the pure white tendency event online if you are trying to finish achievements ..."

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Sony Adds Seven Games to PS3 Greatest Hits Library

By Brian Leahy, Sep 28, 2010 11:00am PDT

[Update - 4:30PM] Though it will not be added to the Greatest Hits library, Sony has dropped the price of ModNation Racers to $39.99 on the PS3 and...


"I'll probably get attacked for this, but I still think MAG is an extremely fun game. It's one of ..."

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Demon's Souls Gets Greatest Hits Status, $29.99 Price

By Brian Leahy, Sep 15, 2010 12:20pm PDT

The excellent PS3 RPG Demon's Souls has attained Greatest Hits status and is now available for $29.99 in the United States. It should also be much...


"I love the coop mode, but do hate that they give no option to coop privately. Having special ..."

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Demon's Souls European Release Confirmed

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 16, 2010 5:50am PDT

The punishing PlayStation 3 action RPG Demon's Souls will indeed be released in Europe, as had been rumoured, as well as the Asia-Pacific region,...


"Demon's Souls is listed as my favorite game of all time. Surpassing Modern Warfare 1. I have no ..."

- Aroki see all 25 comments

Demon's Souls Outperforms Expectations in USA; European Release Rumored

By Brian Leahy, Apr 14, 2010 4:30pm PDT

From Software's ultra-hard PlayStation 3 RPG Demon's Souls was published by Sony, which owns the IP, in Japan. Sony wasn't so sure about the game's...


"I had to buy a used copy because I couldn't find a new one. I feel kind of bad about it."

- ease one see all 18 comments

Atlus Launches Demon's Souls Strategy Guide Replacement Program

By Chris Faylor, Nov 12, 2009 3:00pm PST

Explaining that some of the strategy guides bundled with the Deluxe Edition of Demon's Souls may suffer from "unusual cover ink wear/fading,"...


"Two thumbs up to Atlas. Demon's souls and Trauma Center are awesome yet demanding games. "

- Pneum0 see all 16 comments

Demon's Souls Multiplayer Walkthrough: We Ain't 'Fraid of No Ghosts

By Nick Breckon, Sep 23, 2009 5:00pm PDT

Apparitions and blood stains represent the multiplayer functionality of Demon's Souls, the upcoming RPG from From. Like a time trial mode in a racing game, other players that are trudging through Demon's Souls in single player appear as ghosts. In


"I've put in around 80hrs and am around soul level 97. The difficulty of this game is way ..."

- el_brio75 see all 26 comments