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Dark Souls Remastered PS4 & Xbox One Network Test Dates Revealed, Nintendo Switch Test Soon

By Charles Singletary, May 01, 2018 12:35pm PDT

This particular test is for fans in Japan, but is available if you have access to a Japanese account.


"Thursday and Friday morning doesn't seem ideal for people with jobs. "

- capt tripps see all 4 comments

Dark Souls Remastered Is 50% Off on PC for Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition Owners

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 24, 2018 12:35pm PDT

Cheaper is always better, no matter the game. 


"Oops, yes, this is correct. That’s what I get for posting after a long day of interviews. "

- David Craddock see all 20 comments

Dark Souls: Remastered Switch Version Delayed to Ambiguous 'Summer' Release Date

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 17, 2018 8:15am PDT

This certainly isn't something to praise the sun about. 


"Anyone else skipping this? I love Dark Souls and I've bought it several times over and I just ..."

- grendel see all 11 comments

Travis Strikes Again, Dead Cells Spotted On Nintendo's PAX East 2018 Schedule

By Charles Singletary, Mar 30, 2018 8:40am PDT

Nintendo is bringing a lot of excitement to the PAX party.


Nintendo Direct March 8 Recap: Super Smash Bros., Splatoon 2 3.0, and More

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 08, 2018 5:05pm PST

If you thought Mario Tennis was all Nintendo was bringing to today's Nintendo Direct, boy did YOU miss out! Fortunately, Shacknews is here to help catch everyone up.


" Splatoon's single player mode is ..."

- Serpico74 see all 4 comments

Dark Souls for Nintendo Switch Gets Release Date, Amiibo, and Network Test

By Chris Jarrard, Mar 08, 2018 2:45pm PST

Praise the plastic sun with the new Dark Souls Amiibo when the game launches.


"It has to be, they're incredibly strict about showing game footage running on hardware"

- Serpico74 see all 5 comments

PSA: Demon's Souls Servers Go Offline Tomorrow, Feb. 28, at 3am EST

By David Craddock, Feb 27, 2018 6:35am PST

Our souls will remain bound to the Nexus, but those bindings grow weaker in less than 24 hours.


"speaking of remasters.. tony hawk tweeted this recently ..."

- kn1fe see all 21 comments

Prepare To Die On The Go, Dark Souls: Remastered Heads To Switch

By Charles Singletary, Jan 11, 2018 9:15am PST

The wave of high-profile third-party games coming to Switch continues with the debut of the beloved Souls series on the hybrid console. 


"a sneak peak of the remastered version:"

- not5am see all 6 comments

Demon's Souls Online Services Die One Last Time in February

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 27, 2017 9:50am PST

You Died.


"I got to review this game before the servers ever came online, and though I later found the ..."

- dukeofgnar see all 23 comments

How I Beat Dark Souls 2 Using a Ladle, Part 4 – Easier Pickings

By David Craddock, Aug 08, 2017 2:00pm PDT

Now that I've made my spoon extraordinarily ordinary, I get down to the business of killing bosses and raising soul levels.


"Both. Like briefcase dude said, the ladle isn't exactly built for combat. It's got a durability ..."

- David Craddock see all 15 comments

How I Beat Dark Souls 2 Using a Ladle, Part 3 - Flexibility

By David Craddock, Jul 31, 2017 3:40pm PDT

Only three obstacles remain in my path to wield the most powerful, most extraordinary spoon ever forged.


"These are great! I visited these levels in my aborted playthrough (never beat the Persuer?) and ..."

- rms see all 4 comments

How I Beat Dark Souls 2 Using a Ladle, Part 2: Timber

By David Craddock, Jul 25, 2017 2:15pm PDT

The Last Giant is considered the easiest first boss in the Dark Souls/Bloodborne series. For me, he was the hardest.


"Whoa. I didn't realize that. I've watched the second Sentinel while fighting the first. He paces ..."

- David Craddock see all 29 comments

How I Beat Dark Souls 2 Using a Ladle, Part 1: Leave Luck to Heaven (and RNG)

By David Craddock, Jul 21, 2017 2:30pm PDT

Why would anyone attempt to beat Dark Souls 2 using a spoon? For the same reason people climb Mount Everest: Because it's there.


"Mhmm. It's been done before. But I've never done it, and despite lots of videos, few players ..."

- David Craddock see all 12 comments

Dark Souls 3: The Ringed City: How to Beat Slave Knight Gael

By David Craddock, Apr 17, 2017 12:45pm PDT

Your one-time ally stands between you and victory in Dark Souls 3's Ringed City DLC expansion.


Dark Souls 3: The Ringed City: How to Beat Halflight, Spear of the Church

By David Craddock, Apr 04, 2017 2:25pm PDT

Quick thinking and a certain side quest will give you an edge in this boss fight from Dark Souls 3: The Ringed City.