Conclusion: And so, that’s about all the blood I can squeeze from the “problems with Dark Souls 2” stone. It’s still an incredible game, still hasn’t gotten old, and is soon to be blessed with three separate pieces of DLC in the coming months.
Excerpt: The moment thousands of gamers have been waiting for has come, and a day early. Today was supposed to be the official release date for Dark Souls 2 on the PC, but the game unlocked at 6PM EST last night, giving players the ability to start their arduous journey through the land of Drangleic ahead of...
Summary: In many ways Dark Souls 2 is the technical and functional superior of the first game, but it does lack some of the semi-intangible magic of the original like its superlative interconnected world. Nonetheless, an impressive and essential sequel.
Excerpt: There was a tectonic shift in the console gaming universe around 2009. It was as if the conglomeration of early 90’s titles that made our tiny 12-year old brains melt with their almost impossible challenges decided to assemble for an updated test of our own sadomasochism.
Excerpt: This review is going to be a bit different than normal ones. This experiment has been done before, notably with my earlier Sins of a Solar Empire: Rebellion/Warlock reviews. That went fairly well, so I chose to do it again with these two RPG’s.
Dark Souls 2 Review: The act of becoming hollow becomes all too real
20 September 2012
Excerpt: I'll never forget that moment I became the dark lord. All the Primordial Serpents bowed their treacherous heads to me while I held Lord Gwyn’s cold soul in hand. I knew the day Dark Souls II came out, I would have a brand new obsession.
Excerpt: Introduction, setup, requirements The CRPG that didn't know it was a CRPG Dark Souls hit consoles October of last year, some time after which a fan struck up a petition to bring the game to PC (where some would say it belongs more than anywhere thanks to its oldschool sensibilities and higher end...