NEWS - Wednesday, July 10, 2013


Dark Souls 2 to let players freely seek out their untimely death

Dark Souls 2 will offer more freedom than the first game, Namco Bandai has revealed.

Director Yui Tanimura said that more open progression was a focus, and teased that players won’t have to go to certain places in a specific order, as with the original.


"Freedom of exploration is something we want to prioritize for Dark Souls 2, even more so than Dark Souls 1," he told Digital Spy.


"In Dark Souls 1, you were able to travel to several areas, but hopefully for Dark Souls 2, there you have more freedom to explore throughout the game."

He continued: "We realize in Dark Souls 1 there were some certain orders, like ringing the bells or going to Anor Londo, which is not necessarily a bad thing.

"In Dark Souls 2, we’re hoping we can provide more freedom so things don’t have to necessarily be done in a certain order.

 

"We’re hoping that if the player tries hard enough, or are willing enough, they could even start halfway through the game, depending on how willing or how brave they are."

When discussing how the player approaches the end stages of the game, Tanimura said that while the goal of "trying to cure a curse" is the same, how you reach the latter stages "is dependent on the player".

"You won’t have to follow a certain line, it will be unique for all players, I think," he said.

"It might be an interesting aspect that players will be able to enjoy a little bit more than Dark Souls 1."

Recent new Dark Souls 2 videos demonstrated some of the new character classes available.

 


Source: http://www.digitalspy.ca

Comments

Site Statistics

Registered Members: 44,707
Forum Posts: 725,813
Xbox One Titles: 1,342
Xbox 360 Titles: 1,085
Xbox 360 Kinect Titles: 95
Xbox 360 Arcade Titles: 585
Original Xbox Titles: 987
Staff Reviews: 1,731
Member Reviews: 10,339
News Articles: 14,570
Screenshots: 31,573
Xbox 360 Achievements: 45,112
Xbox 360 Faceplates: 2,016
Cheat Codes: 1,706

Latest News








See News Archives

Community Forum Activity

Xbox Playdates Canada July, 2018 playdate info.
Post by Kiesey
1 Replies, 75 Views

Manette Xbox One Xfest18
Post by oryanphine
2 Replies, 401 Views

Xbox One X Mountain Dew
Post by oryanphine
0 Replies, 274 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada June 2018 schedule
Post by Kiesey
1 Replies, 419 Views

Xbox One X Black Panther
Post by oryanphine
3 Replies, 718 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada May 2018 schedule
Post by Kiesey
4 Replies, 700 Views

Is anything happening in XBox One land?
Post by DJ tx
7 Replies, 953 Views

Xbox One S Jojeux Anniversaire
Post by oryanphine
1 Replies, 653 Views

Xbox One X Steelbook
Post by oryanphine
1 Replies, 699 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada April 2018 Schedule
Post by Kiesey
4 Replies, 991 Views

Xbox One X World of tanks
Post by oryanphine
2 Replies, 1131 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada - March 2018 Schedule
Post by Kiesey
7 Replies, 1380 Views

Any info on Biomutant release?
Post by DJ tx
4 Replies, 1182 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada - February Playdates Schedule
Post by Kiesey
8 Replies, 1530 Views

Xbox Prototype Communicator
Post by oryanphine
1 Replies, 1928 Views

© 2000-2018 XboxAddict.com - All rights reserved. All trademarks are properties of their respective owners.
Xbox is a registered trademark of Microsoft. XboxAddict.com is not affiliated with Microsoft.

Made in Canada
Site Design by Cameron Graphics