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Dark Souls - Playstation 3

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Platform: PlayStation 3
PlayStation 3
Edition: Standard
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  • Extremely Deep, Dark & Difficult - Unforgiving in its punishment, yet rewarding for the determined
  • Fully Seamless World - Explore a completely integrated world of dark fantasy where dungeons are seamlessly intertwined, with great height.
  • Mastery Earns Progression - Player success depends on their eventual mastery of how and when to use the magic spells
  • Players may cross paths with one another, interacting with each other throughout the game even as each player plays their own game.
  • Flexible Character Development & Role Play - As the player progresses

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Platform: PlayStation 3 | Edition: Standard
  • Shipping: Currently, item can be shipped only within the U.S.
  • ASIN: B004NRN5EO
  • Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 0.6 x 6.7 inches ; 4.8 ounces
  • Media: Video Game
  • Release Date: October 4, 2011
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (596 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #815 in Video Games (See Top 100 in Video Games)
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Platform: PlayStation 3 | Edition: Standard

Product Description

Dark Souls (PS3)

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Strategize and use your mind to conquer seemingly impossible challenges.
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Live Through A Million Deaths & Earn Your Legacy
Enter a dark world filled with despair and threaded by hope where your ability to creatively strategize, learn and overcome unpredictable and unique challenges determines your fate. Dark Souls will demand your absolute concentration, unflinchingly punish your mistakes, but reward your ability to learn from death. Each challenge is a mind game met with endless combinations that will test your ability to creatively strategize a way to conquer unimaginable monsters and progress deeper into this bleak and forbidding environment filled with the un-dead.

Key Game Features

  • Extremely Deep, Dark & Difficult – Unforgiving in its punishment, yet rewarding for the determined – learn to strategize freely and conquer seemingly impossible challenges. You will organically design your own gameplay style by developing your character and continuously trying different strategies to finally achieve successful progression.
  • Fully Seamless World – Explore a completely integrated world of dark fantasy where dungeons are seamlessly intertwined, with great height.
  • Mastery Earns Progression – Contains 60 hours of gameplay, with nearly 100 uniquely despair-inducing monsters & an incredibly nuanced weaponry & magic spells system, the effectiveness of which is determined by combat situation, fighting style and character attributes. Player success depends on their eventual mastery of how and when to use the magic spells, choice of armor, the number of weapons, the types of weapons, and the moves attached to the weapons.
  • Network Play – Players may cross paths with one another, interacting with each other throughout the game even as each player plays their own game. Networked play allows users to cross paths with one another to enhance the single-player gameplay experience without destroying it.
  • Flexible Character Development & Role Play – As the player progresses, they must carefully choose which of their character’s abilities to enhance as this will determine their progression style. Players can choose to play as a sword master and a wizard, for example.
  • Community – See other real players and empathize with their journey, learn from seeing how others died, find and leave messages for your fellow players; helping them or leading them into death.
  • Symbolic of Life & Hope – The Beacon Fire is an important feature of Dark Souls for many reasons. Though in gameplay it serves as a recovery and re-spawn point for players whose health gets low, it is also where players can emotionally share experiences with other players, and is the one place in the dark world where players can find a fleeting moment of warmth and calm.
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Will your fellow peers steer you from evil...or lead you to them?
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Cross paths seamlessly with other adventurers during Network Play!
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Savor the few moments of warmth and calm in a world of darkness.
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Explore a world of fantasy and evil lurking around every corner...
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217 of 230 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars a love/hate relationship June 20, 2012
Platform for Display:PlayStation 3|Edition:Standard
Fun: 5.0 out of 5 stars   
Months ago, the boyfriend called from Gamestop while returning a couple of Silent Hill games we foolishly bought one weekend. "Google games & tell me the first one that comes up that looks good."

For the next few weeks I sat beside him & watched in awe as he struggled to get through the Asylum Demon (the very first boss, maybe 10 minutes into the game). As time went by the two of us had our weekends consumed, him playing & me watching. I eventually started sitting with my laptop constantly on & at the ready in case he needed help finding items or wanted recommended strategies from the multitude of Wiki material available online. I remember at one point I actually started telling him he was doing things wrong, criticizing his play! Me who had never even played the game. I would tell friends about it with great enthusiasm, encouraging them to play too. These conversations grew awkward though, simply due to the fact that I had nothing to back it up. I had still yet to play..

I became so intruiged that I finally decided to give it a shot. Though I was sure I would fail, as games that required manual sight control (ie; Skyrim) historically have defeated me almost instantaneously. I struggled & got insanely frustrated trying to wildly maneuver around both joysticks just so that I could see where in god's name I was going, let alone try to fight something, hah! My journey ended shortly after it began in the Undead Asylum. I owned up my initial defeat to a combination of my struggles with the controls, my complete lack of practice, & not knowing when some scary monster might come around a corner & attack me! My level 2 Pyromancer forever sits at that bonfire.

A while later I got a bit angry with myself for quitting so quickly & mustered up the courage to try again.
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218 of 242 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars You only live twice (with a million deaths in between) October 4, 2011
Platform for Display:PlayStation 3| Edition:Standard|Verified Purchase
Fun: 5.0 out of 5 stars   
Well, these are exaggerations on both counts but... you get the idea.

I do not consider myself a hard core gamer but there were a few grand games that I played hard and long on the PS3: Oblivion, Fallout, Grand Turismo, Demon's Souls. Of these, Demon's Souls was the only Platinum I've ever earned and it clocks at over 500 hours of pure fear, strong anxiety and intense frustration punctuated by brief moments of pride and joy brought by the hard earned sweet victories.

I started talking about Demon's Souls because to us, PS3 gamers, Dark Souls is NOT the first coming of unspeakable terror onto our consoles. Dark Souls is the SECOND coming. And what a visitation this promises to be :)

Okay, here it is, after the first few hours. I am going to post updates (not spoilers) as I progress through the game.

THE COMMONS

Deomon's Souls has many, never-seen-before, amazing innovations. We hoped and we expected to see most of them again on 'chapter two' and Dark Souls does not disappoint even though Dark's seems to be a Universe unrelated to Demon's. It's not even a parallel Universe (I like to think of parallel Universes as those in which the other fellow Dark Souls players exist - if running around as a hollowed-out soul you can call 'existence'. It's a different world but a lot works in seemingly familiar ways.

Here's what I would call the Demon's heritage:

- One-save only. And this is a BIG thing because the game saves itself every couple of seconds. Once you get hurt or you hurt someone you didn't mean to you can't go back to the previous save because there's no such thing. Unless you have one hand on the power cord ready to pull it, everything you do has consequences and you can't go back and try again.
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37 of 39 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Amazing game --- tips for new players inside! February 7, 2012
By JC
Platform for Display:PlayStation 3| Edition:Standard|Verified Purchase
Fun: 5.0 out of 5 stars   
Dark Souls (and its spriritual predecessor, Demon's Souls) is a truly unique and amazing gameplay experience. As a Demon's Souls player, I believe that Dark Souls is an improvement and worthy successor, and is actually one of my favorite games of all time. It is not for everyone, however. In my opinion, assuming a remote baseline interest in RPGs, people who would like Dark Souls fall into two general categories:

1) Those who love punishing, unforgiving difficulty; don't mind dying frequently to learn/memorize levels; or
2) Those who enjoy reading message boards, wikis, and FAQs to learn more about the game

I myself fall into the second category. I am not much of a RPG player nowadays, but something about the Souls series really feels nostalgic to me. It reminds me of the countless hours I poured into games like Chrono Trigger or Final Fantasies as a kid, reading FAQs on how to obtain that rare item or defeat that optional boss. The unique thing about the Souls series is that almost every encounter, every level, every boss feels like that rare event in other RPGs you need to prepare for. It makes for a very gratifying gameplay experience, if you are willing to put in the time.

If you don't fall into one of those two categories above (or a mixture of the two), then I feel as though Dark Souls might not be the right choice for you. The game can be VERY unforgiving if you arent carrying the right equipment for the situation, or if you didn't do things in a certain order, etc. Almost all enemies (save for some "mini-bosses") respawn when you die, so if you don't want to consult a FAQ/wiki, you may find yourself dying 10, 20, or more times in certain sections of the games which understandbly can get very frustrating.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars Awesome and so aggravating at the same time
Buy some extra controllers and don't play in a room with a lot of windows. Awesome and so aggravating at the same time. Just can't put it down.
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5.0 out of 5 stars It is that hard
One of the single best games that has ever come out and best I've played
Published 21 hours ago by Jacob
1.0 out of 5 stars Too hard I buy games to have fun and win not die all the time stop...
Too hard I buy games to have fun and win not die all the time stop making games that are so hard
Published 1 day ago by Anthony
5.0 out of 5 stars Prepare to Rage
It is a great game. Just be ready to be insanely irritated.
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5.0 out of 5 stars My boyfriend and I love it.
Addictive. My boyfriend and I love it.
Published 8 days ago by Jasmine
5.0 out of 5 stars Absolutely fun with some of the best challenges in an RPG
So challenging, so much fun, there are not enough games out there like this. I highly recommend this to anyone that enjoys RPG's.
Published 8 days ago by Vorhang
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Arrived as promised. Product was also new as promised.
Published 12 days ago by Atlanta W.
5.0 out of 5 stars My new favorite game!
It is hard at first but once you get into it, it gets more enjoyable. Love the lore this game has. I play this game more than the second one.
Published 12 days ago by leo
1.0 out of 5 stars Died at the title screen
Was very excited too play this considering I have not played much of the souls series.

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Published 13 days ago by The1and0nly
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