Why Dark Souls isn’t on mobiles

By: Eddie Makuch Many popular franchises have mobile versions, but From Software’s Dark Souls series is going to stick with consoles for the foreseeable future. Namco Bandai director of global strategy for mobile Alex Adjaj told Digital Spy that the publisher is interested in bringing the franchise to smartphones and tablets, but getting From Software on board is proving challenging. pc zzzx “We’d like to … Continue reading Why Dark Souls isn’t on mobiles

Dark Souls Xbox 360 Now Available Via Games On Demand

By: Darryl Kaye   (@DarrylGU) Namco Bandai has announced that Dark Souls will now be available to download digitally on the Xbox 360 via Games on Demand. Dark Souls, which was the spiritual successor to Demon’s Souls, launched to rave reviews on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in 2011. It featured the same loveable difficulty, with an improved sense of exploration and intrigue. It released on the … Continue reading Dark Souls Xbox 360 Now Available Via Games On Demand

Accessibility a ‘key topic’ for Dark Souls II

By:  Eddie Makuch From Software is making accessibility for newcomers a “key topic” for Dark Souls II. New game director Tomohiro Shibuya told Edge that he wants the upcoming role-playing game to provide those new to the series with a “good introduction” before going further. “Accessibility to players who haven’t picked up Dark Souls is definitely a key topic,” Shibuya said. “Right in the beginning when players first pick … Continue reading Accessibility a ‘key topic’ for Dark Souls II

Dark Souls II Goes Multiplatform In Japan

By: Lauren Alessandra   (@fozzness) Although its predecessor was a PS3 exclusive in Japan, developer From Software has now announced that Japanese gamers will be able to enjoy Dark Souls II on the Xbox 360. In the west, Namco Bandai had published Dark Souls on the Xbox 360 along with the PS3, so for Japan to have a change of heart after two other titles in … Continue reading Dark Souls II Goes Multiplatform In Japan

Atlus To Shut Down Demon’s Souls Servers Next Month

After nearly 3 years of service, Atlus will be shutting down Demon’s Souls’ North American servers starting late next month. Atlus insists that this will not affect the game’s single player mode, although the publisher did not say if that includes the ability for players to leave notes and hints online. It’s also safe to assume that this might mean that certain stones which call … Continue reading Atlus To Shut Down Demon’s Souls Servers Next Month