Editors Liked

  • As brutal, beautiful and addictive as before
  • Dark and highly atmospheric game world
  • Challenging and rewarding
  • Fantastic sense of discovery
  • Lots of tweaks to the Dark Souls formula that make exploration and combat consistently rewarding
  • Online features make the adventure even more unpredictable
  • Tons of cool, creepy, challenging bosses
  • Gives you minimal guidance and trusts you to triumph on your own terms

Editors Didn't Like

  • Game systems can be hard to understand
  • Not always perfectly polished
  • Sticks close to the successful formula
  • Flat lighting makes some areas look too washed out