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Score Breakdown Based on 6749 ratings
  1. 10 (3509)
  2. 9 (1562)
  3. 8 (487)
  4. 7 (273)
  5. 6 (158)
  6. 5 (159)
  7. 4 (95)
  8. 3 (82)
  9. 2 (131)
  10. 1 (293)

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  • Rating:9

    Unorthodox and bizarrerie action game: design in a diametrically opposite way

    If the successful innovation of “Monster Hunter” in the core combat of action games compared to “Devil May Cry” is to lower the threshold of operation speed and reaction time, is it possible to f... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Mandatory title in any videogame collection!

    This game is a masterpiece. The lore, the setting, the pace, the replay ability, I can't think of any other title that made me enjoy keep trying harder to succeed as this game has. FROM Software at its absolutely best in... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Enchanting

    After playing through Bloodborne and Sekiro, I decided I wanted to go ahead and give Dark Souls a try. I became a fan of the From Software games and the challenge they offered. Defeating a boss was always a massive rewar... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Scooby Doo would love it

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    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    You won't forget playing this one

    I went into this game not knowing anything about the franchise, or playing demon souls. After a couple of minutes of getting into the game, I was already dead on the ground at the feet of a 30 foot tall demon and I knew ... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Largely lives up to its prestige.

    Summary:Dark Souls is undoubtedly a finely crafted game. From the tight controls, to the meticulous level design, to the subtle yet palpable world lore, everything seems to have been polished into this grand experience. ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    A little rant on one of my favorite game and the things that make me love it.

    As a long time fan of the Souls series, in light of the original Dark Souls Remaster, I would like to offer some words and analysis on why Dark Souls was and is still a great game that renewed the entire RPG genre, and ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    series like Dark Souls only come up every so often. This is a great place to start (or finish)

    I've played the SoulsBorne series almost backwards; first Bloodborne, and then DS3, DS2, and finally this. Dark Souls I (DS Remastered) is definitely better than Dark Souls 2. 3 and BB still take the crown, but DS1 is ab... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6

    A missed opportunity

    I have never tried to force myself to like a game more than Dark Souls. Incredible atmosphere, visuals, and sound direction. I tried so hard to love this game. I really did. For the first half, I could say I enjoyed it i... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Dark Souls with a good story and an incredible climate, is without a doubt one of the most difficult and addictive games

    The question is is Dark Souls really that hard? The answer is, that depends on the player, if you think you can play Dark Souls without having a minimum of strategy, the game will be a nightmare for you, now if you have ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful