Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition

Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition

Digital Release:Steam
August 23, 2012 (Steam)

August 24, 2012
October 25, 2012 (JP)
Delisting:May 08, 2018 - Steam
Developer:From Software
Publisher:Bandai NAMCO
Available On:Retail:
PlayStation 3
Xbox 360
Links:Steam page
Silicon Era news


Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition was delisted from Steam on  May 8th, 2018. The game’s store page and title remain but the purchase link redirects to Dark Souls: Remastered. The remastered version was released on May 23rd, 2018 on Steam, and also came to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch.

According to Silicon Era, “people who own [Prepare to Die Edition] will still have it and be able to redownload it, but new customers will instead be directed to Dark Souls: Remastered. Should someone own the previous edition, they will get a 50% off discount on a Steam purchase of Dark Souls: Remastered”.


About the Game

Dark Souls™: Prepare to Die™ Edition will include an untold chapter in the world of Lordran. Sent back to the past, player will discover the story when Knight Artorias still lives.

New Bosses – Including Black Dragon, Sanctuary Guardian, Artorias of the Abyss.

PVP Arena & Online Matchmaking System – Quick matching for players to play 1vs1, 2vs2 and 4 player battle royal.

New Areas – Including Oolacile Township, Oolacile Sanctuary, Royal Wood, Battle of Stoicism which is the training ground for online PVP battles.

New Enemies – Including Wooden scarecrows, Chained Prisoner, Stone Knight.

New NPCs – Including Hawkeye Gough, Elizabeth (keeper of the sanctuary).

New Weapons and Armor – Equip some from the new bosses, enemies, and NPCs


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