Dark Souls 3

Dark Souls 3 sees the return of the king in a spectacular conclusion to From Software's trilogy.

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FeatureThe road to video game hell

Sightseeing in the abyss.

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FeatureMeet the professional video game boss killer

"I'd like to do every game in the world."

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This Dark Souls 3 video is bananas, literally

Like someone actually made a controller out of bananas.

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Dark Souls 3: Ringed City guide, walkthrough, and how to start the Ringed City DLC

Our complete walkthrough and boss strategies to Dark Souls 3's final DLC.

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FeatureDark Souls trilogy ends on a high note in The Ringed City

If you like it then you better put a ring on it.

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Dark Souls 3 patch to improve framerate on PS4 Pro

New PvP maps coming to DLC owners.

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Dark Souls 3 adding option to stay on team with friends in PvP

All multiplayer content unlocked from owning either expansion.

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Best-selling Steam games of 2016 revealed

Mix of old and new, big and small.

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Dark Souls 3: Ashes of Ariandel guide and walkthrough

Our complete walkthrough and boss strategies to Dark Souls 3's first DLC.

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Dark Souls 3's Ashes of Ariandel DLC is out early on Xbox One

UPDATE: Not anymore. But the release has been brought forward a few hours.

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Here's your first look at Dark Souls 3's DLC PvP arena

From Software is kiln it with these expansions.

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Dark Souls 3 DLC Ashes of Ariandel announced for October

Adds new weapons, magic, and a PvP area.

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Dark Souls 3 mod replaces every texture with crab

So here comes this giant enemy crab...

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Watch someone complete Dark Souls 3 without getting hit

Or using shields, bows, magic, or glitches.

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Watch someone complete Dark Souls 3 on NG+7 without weapons

Another conquers From's latest without healing items.

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Dark Souls 3 gets a first-person mod

It's like King's Field never ended.

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Dark Souls 3 PC patch removed due to freezing issues

UPDATE: It's back and working properly this time.

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Dark Souls 3 tops US retail sales for April

Quantum Break lags behind at seventh place.

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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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Digital FoundryRevealed: Dark Souls 3's special treat for series veterans

SPOILERS! Digital Foundry unveils a remarkable video comparison.

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Dark Souls 3: summoning and multiplayer

Everything you need to know about summoning, invasions, co-op and sending messages.

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Dark Souls 3 - where to go, with map

Lost in the Kingdom of Lothric? Follow our spoiler-light guide to where you should head next to advance the game.

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Dark Souls 3 - Illusory Wall locations

All the hidden walls that we've discovered so far, and where you can find them.

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Dark Souls 3 Bone Shard Locations

A simple and straightforward guide to getting those Estus-boosting collectibles.

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Dark Souls 3 - Estus Shard locations

A comprehensive guide to finding every Estus Shard and giving your health a bit more of a kick.

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Digital FoundryWhat does it take to run Dark Souls 3 at 1080p60?

Targeting the premium PC experience, with hardware tests from budget rigs up to top-tier components.

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How to bypass Dark Souls 3's game-breaking PC bug

Helmets and low light prevent crashes, somehow.

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FeatureWhy you should install Dark Souls 3 patch 1.03

Significantly improved performance, but issues remain.

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Dark Souls 3 - How to unlock all the endings

Our guide to how to see the all the variations of Dark Souls 3's ending: The End of Fire, The End of Fire+, and Usurpation of Fire.

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FeatureDark Souls 3 - New Game Plus

Everything you need to know about Dark Souls 3's super-hard NG+ mode: what you keep, what changes, and what to do before you start.

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Dark Souls 3 - How to join every Covenant

Our guide to joining every multiplayer Covenant in Dark Souls 3 - whether PvP, PvE or defensive - plus details of their effects and rewards.

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Dark Souls 3 - The basics and the best farming spots

Everything you need to know, from class selection to combat and consumables, loot, levelling and the best places in the game to farm souls.

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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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Dark Souls 3 speedruns have already gotten under 90 minutes

And that includes killing all optional bosses.

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EssentialDark Souls 3 review

Third time's the charm.

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Dark Souls 3 speedrunner has already finished the game in 102 minutes

But it's much longer than that your first time through.

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Eli Roth made an animated Dark Souls short

Hostel and Cabin Fever director gets Namco's blessing for gore.

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Dark Souls 3 guide

Boss fights, bonfires and plenty more besides.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Dark Souls 3

Clash of the consoles: PS4 takes on Xbox One.

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Digital FoundryDark Souls 3: see how the Bloodborne engine runs on Xbox One

Initial performance and resolution metrics from Digital Foundry.

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Play Dark Souls 3's English version now on Xbox One

PS4 import is only available in Japanese.

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Dark Souls 3 launch trailer whets our appetite one last time

Auctions Yorkshire "Dark Souls Tea" for charity.

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Dark Souls and Tekken Tag Tournament 2 receive Xbox One backwards compatibility

Last-gen games now available directly from the Xbox One marketplace.

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Dark Souls 3 will run at 60fps on PC

Bandai Namco awards $10k to lore video contest winner.

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FeatureDark Souls 3 and the meaning of 'utsukushi'

There's something about his game that Hidetaka Miyazaki isn't sure even its makers fully understand.

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Dark Souls to receive Xbox One backwards compatibility

UPDATE: Pre-order bonus for Dark Souls 3 confirmed, priced.

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Dark Souls 3 Collector's Editions leaked via United Arab Emirates retailer

Ł324 Prestige Edition includes 40 cm figurine, release date spotted.

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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry: Hands-on with Dark Souls 3

Early PS4 impressions, and how From Software's next epic compares to Bloodborne.

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Dark Souls 3 stress test registration is live for PS4

Sign up now for a chance to play mid-October.

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Dark Souls 3 western release date narrowed down

Coming soon after Japanese release.

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FeatureDark Souls 3 is a surprisingly different beast

Dear estus: video and brief impressions of From Software's new systems.

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Dark Souls 3 gets a Japanese release date

Rest of world TBC but could be same week.

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Dark Souls 3 debuts gameplay in new trailer

UPDATE: Check out 18 minutes of off-screen gameplay, plus new screenshots.

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FeatureDark Souls 3 is familiar, and that's fine

But what waits around the corner?

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Dark Souls 3 isn't the last in the series - but it is a turning point

And Miyazaki is co-directing it with the chap behind Steel Battallion's Kinect outing.

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Dark Souls 3 is real, aiming for an "early 2016" release

UPDATE: Confirmed for PC. Referred to as the series' "final episode".