The harsh landscapes you have already tread have been solid for the most part, swamps aside. The abrupt atmosphere change as soon as you walk out of the cave where you are warped to start this new journey is a shock. The wind bellows, snow is falling, the cold ground under your feet crunches as you light the first bonfire set out before you. It doesn’t take long, though, before you come face to face with exactly what this new world has planned for you. Sticking with the series theme of whatever way you hadn’t thought of that it could get worse, Dark Souls had, and it is already hunting you.
Most gamers, if not all of them by now, have heard of the Dark Souls series. The reputation for it’s brutal gameplay, the massive boss fights, and the phrase that in order to progress at all you need to ‘git gud’.