Dark Souls II
New Dark Souls II Trailer Goes Beyond Death
Platform PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC
Publisher Bandai Namco
Developer From Software
When Dark Souls was being promoted, it was with the tagline, “Prepare to Die.” Everything we’ve seen about Dark Souls II suggests that death will be an omnipresent force. That’s why we were surprised by this new trailer.
“This is not about death,” it begins. It isn’t until near the end that this sentiment begins to coalesce into the true spirit of From Software’s series.
Dark Souls is about what you learn from death. It’s about taking the mistakes and turning them into lessons.
You’ll be able to transform those expirations into edification on March 11. Dark Souls II is coming to Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC. For more, check out the March 2013 issue of Game Informer for an in-depth look at the game.