Dark Souls 2

Dark Souls 2 probably isn't quite the masterpiece Dark Souls is, but it gets close.

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26th April 2014

Face-Off: Dark Souls 2 PC

11th March 2014

Face-Off: Dark Souls 2

11th March 2014

Dark Souls 2 review

6th February 2014

Video: Dark Souls 2 preview

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Dark Souls dev begins work on new IP - report

Dark Souls 3 to receive two DLC add-ons.

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Dark Souls is getting an official board game

Will launch a Kickstarter this month.

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Marvel at Dark Souls' Greatsword of Artorias made in real life

By the blacksmiths behind Bloodborne's Saw Cleaver.

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FeatureFinding the humanity in Dark Souls 2

Jeffrey revisits Drangleic in From Software's divisive sequel.

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Twitch completes Dark Souls

After modding it into a turn-based game.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin

The definitive edition? PC's DirectX 11 upgrade compared with console.

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Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin's PC upgrade priced

UPDATE: 12 upgrade if you already own Dark Souls 2 and all DLC.

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Dark Souls 2 next-gen will run at 60fps/1080p

Enemy placement and AI has been tweaked too.

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Dark Souls 2 details its Scholar of the First Sin patch

Due in early Feb, adds better matchmaking and more lore.

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Dark Souls 2 heading to PS4 and Xbox One

New version also on PC/PS3/360. Free patch adds some extras for existing owners.

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Dark Souls 2 mod adds first-person option

In case things weren't challenging enough already.

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FeatureDemon's Souls still feels fresher than its "Dark" successors

Jeffrey revisits Boletaria and finds much has changed.

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Dark Souls 2 - Crown of the Ivory King walkthrough and game guide

Our complete walkthrough for the final episode of the Dark Souls 2 DLC.

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Dark Souls 2 DLC Crown of the Ivory King delayed

Conclusion of The Lost Crowns trilogy now out at the end of September.

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Dark Souls 2 season pass owners warned off buying latest DLC from PSN

UPDATE: DLC has now been linked to PS3 season pass.

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Dark Souls 2 - Crown of the Old Iron King walkthrough and game guide

Every bonfire, boss and loot item in the second DLC episode.

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Dark Souls 2 - Crown of the Sunken King walkthrough

The first part of our walkthrough for the Dark Souls 2 DLC.

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FeatureThe Dark Souls 2 DLC doesn't seem that tough

But it has dynamic environments and inventive enemies.

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Dark Souls 2 to receive three-part episodic DLC

You've sought the king, now seek his former crowns.

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Dark Souls 2 shifts over 1m

How do sales compare to Dark Souls 1?

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Newspaper report linking stabbing of Leeds teacher to Dark Souls disputed

Daily Mail article singles out From Software's medieval fantasy.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Dark Souls 2 PC

Has From Software learned its lesson?

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Dark Souls 2 PC mod adds downsampling and texture modding

Durante returns with a bag of new tricks.

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Rumoured Dark Souls 2 PC graphics options revealed

Water quality! Model quality! High-quality character rendering!

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Dark Souls 2 walkthrough and guide

Boss fights, bonfire locations and much, much more.

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From Software explains changes to Dark Souls 2 graphics

UPDATE: Source says it was about getting a "playable framerate".

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Titanfall boosts Xbox One sales by 96 per cent in the UK

Is, predictably, the UK's number one game.

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VideoWatch us play Dark Souls 2 from 2pm GMT

Prepare to die again. And again.

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Dark Souls 2 PC release date confirmed

Out over a month after console versions.

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VideoVideo: Dark Souls 2 preview

What's changed in From Software's sequel, and what's stayed the same?

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FeatureIs this Dark Souls?

From Software's sequel adds to the original's formula, but questions remain about how much it takes away.

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Dark Souls 2, now with more Peter Serafinowicz

UPDATE: Nine minute gameplay video shows off his character.

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FeatureEurogamer readers' most anticipated games of 2014

Your top 10 choices for the year ahead.

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Dark Souls gets its own themed cafe in Tokyo

I'll have the Sir Onion rings, please.

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FeatureMost Anticipated: Dark Souls 2

If only I could be so grossly incandescent!

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FeatureDevelopers' Most Anticipated Games of 2014

Titanfall! Destiny! The Witcher 3! The Last Guardian (hopefully)!

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Dark Souls 2 covenants detailed

And plenty more screenshots surface.

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Dark Souls 2 UK pre-order bonuses announced

Collectible cards, posters, a comic, T-shirt, and iPhone cover.

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FeatureIs Dark Souls 2 going soft?

A few hours with From Software's beta shows that, despite some additions and subtractions, the savage heart remains.

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FeatureDark Souls 2: The difficult second game

A fireside chat with director Yui Tanimura.

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Dark Souls 2 out on March 14, PC version to follow

From Software explains the delay and the likelihood of next-gen versions.

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Dark Souls 2's closed beta begins this October on PS3

UPDATE: Meet the Dark Souls knight at the EG Expo. Peter Serafinowicz introduces you.

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Dark Souls 2 will be more open-ended than its predecessor

Players can "start halfway through the game, depending on how willing or how brave they are."

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New Dark Souls 2 footage shows off various combat abilities and enemies

Contains the Lordran equivalent of a Ninja Turtle.

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FeatureUndead again: Dark Souls 2 preview

Jeffrey goes hands-on with the much anticipated sequel and (sort of) lives to tell the tale.

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Dark Souls worldwide sales total 2.3 million

Sequel to be released on Xbox 360 in Japan for first time.

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Feature"Enjoy your deaths": How there's nothing to fear in Dark Souls 2

After some initial trepidation, it turns out Dark Souls' new director knows exactly what makes the series tick.

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10 minutes of Dark Souls 2 gameplay revealed

Spoiler: It looks like Dark Souls. (And that's alright with me.)

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Miyazaki won't be directly involved in Dark Souls 2, doesn't want too many sequels

"The concept of time and the existence of time is something that will be key to Dark Souls 2.”

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A Dark Souls 2 inkling: first flakes of artwork flutter out

A horse, a horse, my kingdom for a two-headed horse and chariot.

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Dark Souls 2: there's a "core" that needs protecting says Miyazaki

But there's "a lot around that we need to fix or adjust besides".

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Dark Souls 2 officially announced

UPDATE: Coming to PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.