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Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition

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Dark Souls: Prepare to Die is an expanded version of the console game Dark Souls. Next to the original gameplay it adds in additional content slip-streamed into the main game:
  • General gameplay tweaks
  • Multiplayer arena as a training ground for online PvP battles: duels (one versus one), team battles (two versus two) and four-player FFA matches
  • New bosses (Black Dragon, Sanctuary Guardian, Artorias of the Abyss)
  • New enemies (Wooden scarecrows, Chained Prisoner, Stone Knight)
  • New NPCs (Hawkeye Gough, Elizabeth)
  • New weapons and armor
  • Oolacile as a new area, split up into four smaller sections
For the PC platform this is the first release of the game.

New content was also made available on PS3 and X360 as a separate DLC item titled Dark Souls: Artorias of the Abyss.


Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition Windows A moving and quite disgusting Bone Tower
Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition Windows Loot bodies for souls and items
Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition Windows Encountered a sorcerer in Darkroot Garden
Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition Windows Summoned the phantom of Solaire of Astora to aid me in a bossfight

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4Players.de Windows Aug 24, 2012 92 out of 100 92
Anime News Network Windows Sep 05, 2012 A- 91
Factornews Windows Sep 14, 2012 9 out of 10 90
GameSpy Windows Sep 30, 2012 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
The Controller Online Windows Aug 27, 2012 9 out of 10 90
PC Games (Germany) Windows Sep 03, 2012 87 out of 100 87
GameStar (Germany) Windows Sep 08, 2012 85 out of 100 85
PCActu Windows Sep 05, 2012 8 out of 10 80
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Windows Sep 25, 2012 68 out of 100 68
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Windows Sep 16, 2012 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60


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