Excerpt: Demon's Souls was originally released back in 2009 exclusively for PlayStation 3, and the hit game became an instant classic for this generation of gaming and has spawned a multi-platform sequel that has become one of the most loved action role playing games of all-time in Dark Souls and an upcoming third release in the series that has kept fans super excited ever since the game was announced at the 2012 Video Game Awards.
Excerpt: Demon’s Souls is that rare game which gets developers the world over scrambling to emulate its genre-redefining features. This PS3 exclusive is a title which can join the elite club of other revolutionary games such as Grand Theft Auto III, Metroid Prime, Resident Evil 4 and Super Mario Galaxy.
Conclusion: It is rare to play a game that makes as many brave design choices – and that attempts to introduce so many new concepts – as those on show in Demon’s Souls; it’s rarer still for a title to pull these decisions off quite so effortlessly and with such cohesion. From Software, however, have managed to do just that and in refusing to compromise their vision have hewn a spiky, engaging, challenging and magical experience that breathes fresh life into what can be the stalest...
Excerpt: Thankyou very much Namco Bandai! Why ? The life I once had has now been consumed by Demon’s Souls for the PS3. It’s been awhile since an RPG has captivated me so much and Demon’s Souls has done just that in this well made and sickeningly addictive and quite challenging title. For lovers of Western RPG’s, Demon’s Souls is just that which boasts a grounded story, a logical control system and an RPG tree that isn’t menus and inventory slots which go on forever.