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This Week In Sales: The Legend of Heroes Makes Sales In The Sky

By Ishaan . October 5, 2011 . 4:30pm

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Blue led last week’s new releases in Japan.

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Dark Souls Was A Resounding Success In Japan

By Ishaan . September 30, 2011 . 12:01pm

Just how well did Dark Souls do upon in its release in Japan last week?

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Friday’s Dark Souls Patch Fixes Vanishing NPC Bug

By Spencer . September 29, 2011 . 8:30am

Dark Souls was updated to version 1.02 on Tuesday and the servers went back online. However, players found new bugs on Wednesday.

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This Week In Sales: Dark Souls Sees Demon Sales, Ninjas Infiltrate 3DS

By Ishaan . September 28, 2011 . 4:39pm

Publishers stampeded Japan with a rush of new releases last week, including Dark Souls, Senran Kagura: Portrait of Girls, and Ico and Shadow of the Colossus Collection.

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A Musical “All Saints’ Day” Trailer For Dark Souls

By Ishaan . September 28, 2011 . 4:10pm

Here’s something to tide you over, while you wait for Dark Souls’ release.

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From Software Restores Online Play For Dark Souls Tomorrow

By Spencer . September 26, 2011 . 9:01am

Dark Souls launched in Japan as a PlayStation 3 exclusive last Thursday, but the game shipped with bugs that froze the game under certain situations.

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Dark Souls Update Due Next Week Will Fix Online Issues

By Spencer . September 22, 2011 . 11:31pm

Dark Souls is out in Japan, but From Software may have shipped the game a little too early. The highly anticipated title launched with bugs that froze the game when played online.

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Dark Souls Launches In Japan, Online Mode Goes Dark On Day One

By Spencer . September 22, 2011 . 10:00am

Dark Souls went on sale in Japan a few hours ago and as users logged online they noticed a number of bugs. From Software’s game shipped with freezing phantoms.

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Watch The Complete Prologue For Dark Souls

By Ishaan . September 15, 2011 . 12:02pm

Namco Bandai have released the entire Dark Souls prologue video.

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“And The Dragons Were No More” Says Third Dark Souls Prologue

By Ishaan . September 8, 2011 . 11:41pm

The third prologue for Dark Souls shows the dragons’ defeat.

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The Gifts Your Dark Souls Character Can Start With

By Spencer . September 6, 2011 . 3:00pm

HP restoration item, fire bomb, or magical key? Which will you pick?

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That Monster Made Of Skulls Is One Of The Lords In Dark Souls

By Spencer . September 1, 2011 . 4:28pm

The Dark Souls prologue continues by introducing the game’s four lords that control flame. Fire is a symbol of power and sanctuary in Dark Souls since bonfires are where players respawn.

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Dark Souls Storyline Will Be Melancholy

By Spencer . August 29, 2011 . 3:05pm

Gamasutra has a feature on Dark Souls where associate producer Andrew Davis comments on the story. He says the spiritual sequel to Demon’s Souls will “definitely” have more of a melancholy feel to the story and respawning is part of the plot.

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From The Dark, "They" Came Seeking Souls

By Spencer . August 26, 2011 . 8:28am

Dark Souls isn’t designed as a story heavy game, but there is a reason why your character is immortal. The prologue isn’t there yet, though! Part I sets up the world and explains the symbolism of fire.

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Dark Souls Bosses Are Ready To Give You Hell

By Spencer . August 22, 2011 . 2:01pm

Namco Bandai is spending quite a bit on marketing Dark Souls. They licensed a song from The Silent Comedy just for this trailer, which showcases some of the monsters and bosses in From Software’s dark fantasy game.