Bandai Namco officially announced Dark Souls III for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC during Microsoft’s E3 2015 press conference this morning. It’s due out in early 2016.
Developed by From Software, Dark Souls III is the latest chapter in the critically acclaimed series with its “trademark sword and sorcery combat and rewarding action RPG gameplay.” In it, players will “travel across a wide variety of locations in an interconnected world of unrelenting challenge and deep RPG gameplay as they search for a way to survive the coming apocalypse.”
“The Dark Souls series has built a revered reputation placing it in the highest echelon of revered video game properties of all time,” said Chris Gilbert, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc. “We are very excited to see Hidetaka Miyazaki and his talented team at From Software working on Dark Souls III.”
Watch the announcement trailer below. View the first screenshots at the gallery.