Bloodborne Features

The 25 Best PS4 Games: Now Updated for 2019

Our rotating list of the best PS4 games, now updated again for May 2019!

How FromSoftware Embeds the Story of Dark Souls, Bloodborne, and Sekiro in Its World Design

With Sekiro on the horizon, we look back at the profound locales of FromSoftware's RPGs.

Déraciné Feels Like a Six-Hour Bloodborne Sidequest, But in VR

Miyazaki brings his unique storytelling to VR.

Dark Souls Needs to Die: My Complicated Relationship With the Series That Helped Me Beat Cancer

How a quest to master Dark Souls and cope with cancer became a personal curse.

The Joys of Watching Friends Play Games

From Bloodborne to PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, sometimes video games are better spent watching a loved one play than playing yourself.

Demon's Souls' Online Service Transformed Its Multiplayer Into a Literal Ghost Story

Demon's Souls' online component was a masterpiece, plain and simple.

PlayStation E3 2017 Preview: Bloodborne 2 May Appear, But This E3 Will be More About the Present Than the Future

A stacked fall lineup figures to earn most of the hype at Sony's E3 showing.

A Lapsed Fan Rediscovers Dark Souls

As Kat throws herself into finishing Dark Souls 3, she's rediscovering what made her fall in love with the series in the first place.

USgamer's Game of the Year for 2015

May we have the envelope, please....

USgamer's Best Games of 2015: Best DLC

PART 10: Not every add-on is worth adding on, but these expansions and updates rose above the rest.

The Case for Bloodborne and Other Games that "Aren't for Everyone"

Are reviews for FromSoftware's latest RPG not taking into account those who might not be on board with its wicked ways? Maybe it's not that simple...

USgamer's Best Games of 2015: Best Level Design

PART FOUR: No matter how well a game plays, great mechanics are wasted on shoddy design. We celebrate 2015's cleverest play spaces.

USgamer's Best Games of 2015: Most Rewarding Game

PART ONE: The team played lots of games in 2015, but which one left them with the greatest sense of accomplishment?

The USgamer Team Discusses Its Other Games of the Year

Mike Williams steps in to host From US To You! as Jeremy, Nadia, and Bob share their thoughts.

Does It Hold Up?: Dark Souls II

We examine last year's triple-A games to see where they stand after twelve months.

The Game Awards Reveals Its Disappointingly Safe Nominations for 2015

...At the end of the day, it's still just another awards show.

Bloodborne's DLC The Old Hunters Will Be Ready to Kill You November 24th

Think you're done with From Software's latest RPG? It isn't done with you.

Video Game Cheats 'N Beatums #34: Bloodborne 2: Borne-d of this Game, Yet?

OH WE’RE NOT DONE YET. GET BACK HERE

Video Game Cheats 'n Beatums #29: Bloodborne This Way

Maybe it’s Maybelline…

90 Minutes with Dark Souls III Put My "Sequelitis" Fears to Rest

Worried that another Dark Souls might be too much, too soon for From Software? Two words: Don't be.

What I Played This Weekend: Bloodborne, Which Makes Me Feel Alive Even As I Die

It's an intense commitment, but it sure feels good to finally be delving into Bloodborne.

Speculation Time: What Does the Future Hold for Dark Souls III?

This year's E3 will host the announcement of From Software's next RPG. What can we expect from a developer with such a major streak of successes?

What are the Souls Series' Most Brutal Moments?

USgamer's resident From Software fanatic checks in with the most punishing parts of this developer's infamous RPGs.

From Us to You! Reviews the First Half of 2015 in Gaming

As 2015 nears its midpoint, Mike, Kat, and Jaz sit down to talk about Cities: Skylines, Bloodborne, Axiom Verge, and the rest of the year's top games.

Five Harsh Lessons Learned from Returning to Demon's Souls

What does the Souls series debut feel like after a bout with Bloodborne?

Bloodborne's Best Community Content

Check out the greatest video creations (to date) from fans of From Software's latest RPG.

Axe of the Blood God Episode 5: Bloodborne Cometh

Polygon's Phil Kollar joins Kat and Bob to break down this generation's biggest console exclusive to date.

USstreamer: Bob Takes on Bloodborne [Update: Archived!]

Watch as our resident Souls expert gives you a guided tour of FromSoftware's newest RPG.

2015 in Preview: Another Vintage Year for RPGs is on the Way

With Persona 5, Bloodborne, and more on the horizon, 2015 could be an even better year for RPGs than 2014.

Bloodborne: Everything We Know So Far About FromSoftware's Latest

Director Hidetaka Miyazaki's panel at Sony's PSX event revealed some tantalizing new details about his newest action-RPG.

TGS: Bloodborne Has Come a Long Way Since E3

However, it still hates you and wants you to die.

Bloodborne Has One Foot in Dark Souls, the Other in Hell

FromSoftware's PS4 exclusive might look and feel awfully familiar, but don't expect to rely on your old bag of tricks.

E3 2014: Bloodborne is the Dark Souls of Basically Being Dark Souls

While it's not simply a sequel by a different name, the game formerly known as Project Beast definitely holds true to its creators obsession with unflinching challenge.