Falling from a precarious balance beam. Being ambushed as you walk down the stairs. Becoming food for a giant dragon beast. Burning to a crisp. These are just a handful of the many death traps awaiting in Dark Souls that are on display in the latest batch of screenshots for the upcoming game.

Check out all 14 screens below to see Dark Souls' impressive visuals as well as its many challenges. Then check out the E3 trailer and our write-up of the game's new Beacon Fire system. All of this and more awaits you when Dark Souls launches in October.