Tag "Dark Souls 3"

Dark Souls 3 DLC Ashes of Ariandel adds new weapons, magic, and a PvP arena on October 25

Come October 25, it’ll be time to light the bonfires again and experience the first Dark Souls 3 DLC, Ashes of Ariandel. I feel sorry for all the people who just beat the game, or anyone who struggled through FromSoftware’s

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Dark Souls 3 player uses memes to replace the game’s textures – ALL of the textures

Dark Souls 3 takes place in a dark and dreary world constantly under siege from forces of darkness. So why not lighten things up a bit? That’s what YouTube channel Limit Breakers did, replacing all of the game’s textures with

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Dark Souls 3 streamer fights bosses with the power of dance

You may not realize it, but playing through a demanding game like Dark Souls 3 is at least as much of a feat of manual dexterity as it is of skill and persistence. Tenths of a second on a button

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Dark Souls board game funded with more than $5 million raised, praise the fun

Visions of joy ahead: The official Dark Souls board game Kickstarter campaign came to a close today, and every single one of its stretch goals has been met. That means a total of 14 grunt types, 10 player classes, 10

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Playing Dark Souls 3 with voice commands goes about as well as you’d expect

Playing Dark Souls 3 is tough enough with a regular controller, but trying to play it with voice commands is… wait. I feel like I’ve written about this before. While YouTuber Slimecicle isn’t the first person to try playing through

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Dark Souls 3’s honorable Mimic invaders are the best kind of PvP

Mimics are one of the trickiest enemies in Dark Souls 3. At first glance, they appear to be ordinary treasure chests. Try to open it though and you’ll be dragged into its chomping maw, full of sharp teeth. They’re basically

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God bless the rip-offs and copycats of the video game world

Earlier this month, I downloaded and played through the Nioh demo from Team Ninja. As many people on Facebook, Twitter, Reddit and other social media have noticed, the game bears a striking similarity to the Dark Souls games. There are

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One out of ten Dark Souls 3 players hasn’t even lit a bonfire

Damn, Dark Souls 3. I knew you were difficult, but this is ridiculous: according to Steam’s achievements statistics, approximately 10% of players haven’t even lit a single bonfire. For reference, the first bonfire in the game is less than 15

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7 golden rules for building a better boss fight in 2016

Boss fights have existed almost as long as games have. As old and hoary a tradition as ‘Press start to play’ and ‘Game Over: Continue?’, they’ve nonetheless stuck around with more resilience than some of their now anachronistic contemporaries. Barely

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Level 1 Dark Souls 3 player beats final boss without armor, dodging, or blocking

As far as difficult games go, not many series rank as highly as Dark Souls. And while Dark Souls 3 is perhaps the most accessible of the franchise, it’s still no cakewalk, even for veterans. But streamer TolomeoR makes the

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