The spiritual successor to the legendarily challenging Demon's Souls is nearly upon us. This trailer offers masochistic gamers a glimpse at the pain that is soon to be inflicted.

Giant teeth monsters, gigantic armored nights, and hordes of animated skeletons await on the bravest warriors. Check out the trailer below, fresh out of Gamescom 2011.

Dark Souls arrives on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 October 4. Will you be suiting up for battle?