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Elden Ring Will Be Just as Tough as Past Soulsborne Games, Hidetaka Miyazaki Says

We'll see how well George R.R. Martin's mythos meshes with FromSoft's gameplay.

Elden Ring Release Date, Trailer, E3 2019 Reveal, Gameplay Details - Everything We Know

Here's everything we know about FromSoftware's Elden Ring, including gameplay details, a Miyazaki interview, the E3 2019 reveal trailer, and more.

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Elden Ring Will Be Just as Tough as Past Soulsborne Games, Hidetaka Miyazaki Says

We'll see how well George R.R. Martin's mythos meshes with FromSoft's gameplay.

Elden Ring Release Date, Trailer, E3 2019 Reveal, Gameplay Details - Everything We Know

Here's everything we know about FromSoftware's Elden Ring, including gameplay details, a Miyazaki interview, the E3 2019 reveal trailer, and more.

Elden Ring is FromSoftware's Collaboration With Game of Thrones' George R.R. Martin Based on New Leak

A new project by Dark Souls director Hidetaka Miyazaki and author George R.R. Martin.

E3 2019 Rumor Roundup

The down-low on all the rumors being discussed in quiet whispers in the lead up to E3 2019.

Report: FromSoftware Collaboration with George R.R. Martin to be Revealed at E3 2019

An open world game with horse riding? Count us in.

Sekiro Tips - How to Beat Every Boss and Survive in Sekiro Shadows Die Twice

This is our complete beginner's guide to surviving Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, including a list of essential tips and tricks.

Why Dark Souls Owes a Debt to its Forgotten Older Sibling Otogi

The Xbox-exclusive brawlers carry a lot of the Dark Souls series' DNA.

Bloodborne Bosses Ranked - The Hardest Bosses in Bloodborne

This is our full Bloodborne boss ranking, including bosses from the main game plus The Old Hunters DLC.

Shrek in Sekiro Is the Mod You Didn't Know You Needed

Or, Shrekiro, if you're into hilarious puns.

The Best Games of 2019 So Far

Our ongoing list of what we believe are the best video games of 2019.

How Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice and Devil May Cry 5 Are Empowering For Those Who Live With Prosthetics

The gamified prosthetics in Devil May Cry 5 and Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice are actually closer to reality than one might think.

The Division 2 Beats Out Sekiro and Devil May Cry 5 as March's Top Selling Game

Ubisoft wins a stacked March 2019 release month.

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Patch Nerfs a Challenging Boss, and Strengthens Your Prosthetic Tools

A new Sekiro balance patch makes some small, but meaningful, changes.

Sekiro Bosses Ranked - The Hardest Bosses in Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

Our not definitive but still controversial boss rankings for Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, plus boss guides for each enemy.

"Accessibility Means Options, Not Easy Gameplay"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Privilege checks all around as the industry discusses difficulty, accessibility, and the idea of gaming as a meritocracy.

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Sold Over 2 Million in Under 10 Days

Will this mean we get another one?

This Real-Life Sekiro Shinobi Prosthetic Arm is Amazing

A Redditor has replicated the Shinobi Prosthetic from Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice.

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Review

The finest cut is the one that comes at the right time.

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.

What's Your Favorite Critically or Fan-Panned Game?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | Whether critically panned or disliked widely after some distance post-release, what game do you still adore despite the flaws?

The Gateway Guide to Dark Souls

Wondering about the best way to approach FromSoftware's devious RPG trilogy? We've got you covered — now with video!

Bloodborne PlayStation 4 Review: Into the Nightmare

Does FromSoftware's latest measure up to the high standard set by Dark Souls? Bob shares his final thoughts on this vast and challenging adventure.

Comfort Food Games: Dark Souls

Bob explains why, more than three years later, he just can't let this seminal action-RPG go.

What Do We Want from Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin?

Do-overs are rare in the world of video games. Will FromSoftware make the most of theirs?

2014 Recap: FromSoftware's Yui Tanimura on Dark Souls' Finest Year

Dark Souls 2's director shares his strategies for avoiding sequelitis.

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.

Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Old Iron King PC Review: Towers of Terrors

This second round of DLC doesn't feel quite as surprising as the first installment, but FromSoftware hasn't worn out their welcome just yet.

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.

Dark Souls 2: Crown of the Sunken King PC Review: Monkey's Paw

You asked for a Dark Souls 2 experience that tests your skills as much as the past two games. Well, it's here—and it's going to murder you.

Just What the Heck is Project Beast, Anyway?

We've seen some tantalizing footage of what could be From Software's next installment in the Souls series. Should we be freaking out right now?

Dark Souls 2 PC Preview: You Can't Go Back

Namco-Bandai rewards patient gamers with this definitive version of the Dark Souls 2 experience.

Dark Souls II Xbox 360 Review Addendum: Multiplayer

A central server makes good on the promises of the original Dark Souls.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Explore the Black Gulch and Defeat the Rotten

There's treasure in that thar gulch... but there's also a fearsome foe waiting to tear your face off. We tell you how to beat The Rotten once and for all.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: The Doors of Pharros and How to Defeat the Royal Rat Authority

We tell you how to use the Pharros' Lockstones you've been collecting, and how to fell your next opponent: the Royal Rat Authority.

Dark Souls II Xbox 360 Review: The Joy of Suffering

After five years of refinement, From Software brings us the purest Souls experience to date.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Enter the Gutter and Find a Fragrant Branch of Yore

Your journey now takes you towards the Black Gulch and a confrontation with The Rotten, but first you'll need another Fragrant Branch of Yore.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Brightstone Cove Tseldora Part 2: The Duke's Dear Freja

Continue your battle through Brightstone Cove Tseldora with our guide, which will help you overcome The Duke's Dear Freja. But first, spiders! Lots of spiders!

Dark Souls 2 Guide: The Grave of Saints, the Rodents of Unusual Size and the Royal Rat Vanguard

Our journey through Dark Souls 2 continues with a journey through this rat-infested area. We teach you how to take on the Royal Rat Vanguard and come out mostly unscathed.

Is This Dark Souls?

From Software's sequel adds to the original's formula, but questions remain about how much it takes away. Eurogamer's Martin Robinson investigates.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Return to Huntsman's Copse and the Battle Against the Skeleton Lords

Our Dark Souls 2 guide continues with a return to Huntsman's Copse as you take down the Skeleton Lords and make your way to Harvest Valley.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Earthen Peak - Defeat the Covetous Demon and Head for the Iron Keep

There's just one more Great Soul to obtain and one more primal bonfire to light, and then you'll be ready for the grand finale. Praise the Sun!

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Head Through Harvest Valley to Earthen Peak and the Iron Keep

Your course is set for its final destination, and the endgame is near. Follow our guide to make it safely through Harvest Valley.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Entering Drangleic Castle and Heading for the Dragonriders

Track down everything you need to enter the King's Doors as we guide you towards Dark Souls 2's final confrontation.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: How to Defeat the Dragonriders and Enter King's Passage

This pair of troublesome foes blocks your passage further in Drangleic Castle. Follow our guide to take them down and proceed on your way.

Is Dark Souls 2 Going Soft?

Eurogamer's Simon Parkin spends some time with From Software's beta to determine whether the savage heart remains.

Dark Souls II: The Difficult Second Game

Eurogamer's Simon Parkin sits down for a fireside chat with director Yui Tanimura.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: How to Defeat the Looking Glass Knight in the King's Passage

You'll need the King's Ring to open the King's Doors, but before you can get there you need to make it through the King's Passage.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Enter Iron Keep and Defeat the Smelter Demon

The Smelter Demon guards the last Great Soul and stands in the way of our journey to Dark Souls 2's endgame. Follow our guide to best this fearsome foe.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Pass Through the Dragon Aerie to Reach the Dragon Shrine

Traverse the dangers of Dragon Aerie so you can reach your true destination and the final confrontation.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Enter Aldia's Keep and Defeat the Guardian Dragon

We help you track down the Guardian Dragon so you can make your way into Dragon Aerie.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: The Throne of Want, and How to Defeat the Final Bosses

Your journey is at its end, but can you take down your final opponents? Dark Souls 2's finale awaits you, adventurer, and we're here to help.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Defeat Velstadt, the Royal Aegis and Claim the King's Ring

It's time to battle Velstadt, the Royal Aegis and claim the King's Ring for your own, opening the path to the grand finale.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Obtain the Souls of Giants from Memory of Jeigh, Memory of Orro and Memory of Vammar

Make your way through the Forest of Giants to obtain the souls you need to open the way to the final battle. We show you where to go and what to do.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Explore the Shrine of Amana and Defeat the Demon of Song

One final destination -- and fearsome opponent -- stands between you and the Undead Crypt, where you can finally obtain the King's Ring. We walk you through it.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Continue Through the Iron Keep and Defeat the Old Iron King

Are you ready for your next challenge, adventurer? Prepare to take on the Old Iron King, but don't worry -- we've got your back!

Dark Souls 2 Guide: How to Beat Mytha, the Baneful Queen

Our journey through Dark Souls 2 continues with another formidable obstacle in our path, this time in the form of Mytha, the Baneful Queen. Follow our guide to take her down.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Proceed Through Earthen Peak Towards Mytha, the Baneful Queen

Our adventure through the lands of Dark Souls continues as we guide you through the Earthen Peak towards your next confrontation.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Huntsman's Copse, and the Journey to the Undead Purgatory

The Huntsman's Copse awaits! It's dangerous territory that's packed with some fearsome foes. But it's also where you can find some excellent items.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Enter Belfry Luna, Defeat the Bell Keepers and the Belfry Gargoyles

Gear up! It's time to hit Belfry Luna so you can thwart the Bell Keeper invasion. We explain how to ring the bell, and then confront and take down the Belfry Gargoyles!

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Brightstone Cove Tseldora Part 1: Prowling Magus and the Congregation

Face off against the spiders and prepare to take on Prowling Magus and his Congregation as you delve into Brighstone Cove Tseldora.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: Through the Shaded Woods to the Scorpioness Najka

The Shaded Woods is full of many fog-shrouded paths. Follow our guide through the mist to take on the Scorpioness Najka and claim her treasures.

Dark Souls 2 Guide: How to Beat the Executioner's Chariot in the Undead Purgatory

It's time to finish off your jaunt into the Undead Purgatory by acquiring yourself a few tasty items, then taking on the ghostly chariot of the Executioner.