Dark Souls: Prepare To Die Edition

  • Dark Souls: Prepare To Die Edition
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  • Fascinating world.
  • Challenging combat.
  • Great multiplayer.


  • Some bugs.
  • Learning curve.

Expert reviews and ratings

By GamingNexus on 70

Dark Souls makes me sad and I don’t mean because of its grueling difficulty.. Don’t get me wrong, the game itself is an awesome experience but there are some serious, yet simple, roadblocks to overcome in order to enjoy it on the PC...

By GameOver on 40

This Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition is not only the worst console port I've ever played (and I play most of them), it's also one of the worst designed. I mean literally, this game is one step above my character having "lives" and when I run out of those...

By Strategy Informer on 90

To say Dark Souls has been eagerly awaited would be an understatement. Touted as one of the best RPGs of all time, Dark Souls’ brand of merciless innovation and brutal dynamism has been paraded about, not least of all by console warriors, as the...

By GameSpot on 95

Despite this minor disappointment, Dark Souls remains one of the greatest games of recent years. There's so much to do and to discover in its beautiful and frightening world. You might encounter and join one of nine covenants, each with its own benefits and agendas.

By GameSpot on 95

One of the greatest games of recent years makes its way to the PC with Dark Souls: Prepare to Die...

By IncGamers on 100

Dark Souls is a game that pokes at our soft, flabby bellies and laughs at the way other titles have babied us with cheap gimmicks and easy rewards. It’s a game whose mechanics are the perfect reflection of its bleak, desolate world.

By EuroGamer on 90

It shows what games are capable of by making its players show what they are capable of. And that is much, much more than you might think.

By Yet Another Review Site on 90

No story, tough combat, sheer learning curve – and yet, one of the best games of this generation.So, Dark Souls, the console “classic” RPG widely considered to be one of the hardest games this generation – From Software even subtitled it “Prepare to...

By IGN on 90

In just the game itself and bonus content, you're looking at 50 hours. Want to get every weapon, or become an online champion? Double that.

By PCGamer on 89

A deep, dark, challenging and impossibly rewarding fantasy RPG, sadly given a straight and perfunctory port from console.

By Cheat Code Central on 80

Dark Souls does not give a crap about you. It doesn't care if you die—in fact, the new PC port is called the "Prepare to Die Edition," and in the game you play a walking corpse who has escaped the Undead Asylum. It does not care if you break your...

International Review By digit.in on 90

Dark Souls is not a game that will appeal to everyone. If you're used to having your hand held at every turn or just generally want to play a game to unwind, this is not for you. This is a game that demands your time and will stress your patience to its...

International Review By pcmasters.de on

Das Motto von Dark Souls Prepare to Die Edition scheint klar, Schwierigkeit hoch - Qualität runter. Grafisch ist das Spiel weit hinter dem heutigen Standard, die musikalische Kulisse wird anscheinend kurzerhand für nicht wichtig empfunden, die Story...

International Review By easycom.com.ua on

Dark Souls выглядит игрой немножко из другого времени. Времени, когда игра не считала нужным щадить игрока и его чувства. Dark Souls сложна, она убивает своего героя часто и расчетливо, не задумываясь и не сожалея. Эта игра желает быть серьезным...

International Review By SFT - Magazin on 93

Die Internetadresse dieses Spiels heißt übersetzt "Bereite dich auf den Tod vor". Das trifft den Nagel auf den Kopf. Es gibt nämlich keinen aktuellen Titel, der mit einem höheren Schwierigkeitsgrad aufwartet. Einsteiger lernen schnell, dass es nichts...

International Review By GamingXP on 87

Das härteste Action-Rollenspiel aller Zeiten hat es endlich auch auf den PC geschafft. Mit der sogenannten „Prepare to Die Edition“ hält „Dark Souls“ nun auch auf den Monitoren der Windows-Jünger Einzug und sorgt zu gleichen Teilen für Frust und...

International Review By 3dnews.ru on 89

Избранный Мертвец Dark Souls к игрокам достаточно неприветлива. Привыкших к тому, что разработчики протягивают руку помощи в трудный момент или дословно разжевывают все аспекты задания, да еще ставят жирный маркер на карте и дают компас, ждет сильное...

International Review By Gamer.no on 90

Jeg hadde ikke prøvd Dark Souls før det dukket opp på PC, men nå har det seilt opp som en av mine soleklare favoritter. Det er et spill som, for min del, kommer til å definere spillåret 2012. Det har enkelte kjedelige områder, slik som The Demon...

International Review By ferra.ru on

Чародей использует запретную темную магию — вызов призраков, способных самостоятельно наводиться на цель Дуэль с некогда святым рыцарем Арториасом, одним из четверых подручных финального босса Гвина Название игры: Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition...

International Review By PCWorld France on 70

La version console de Dark Souls se réservait déjà à un public averti, et c'est encore plus vrai pour cette monture PC. Outre une difficulté hors du commun, le jeu s'y montre encore plus abrupt et austère, la faute à une réalisation en dessous de tout....