Titanfall isn’t the only reason that gamers across the land are rejoicing this week; yesterday also saw the release of Dark Souls II, the hotly anticipated sequel to 2011’s crushingly difficult action-RPG Dark Souls. While scores of gamers are already marching off to their inevitable deaths, rinsing, and repeating, you may be wondering just what the hell the appeal of getting murdered every which way is in the first place. Isn’t dying usually the most frustrating part of any game? Well, Joshua Quail is back with another entry in his What You Missed By Not Playing series, and this time he’s shining the spotlight on Dark Souls. So, go ahead and gaze into the abyss. Who knows? You might just like what you find there.
What do you think? Will you play Dark Souls II? Let us know in the comments below.
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