Darkish Souls modding undertaking Dusk promised it might act as a “direct sequel” to the sport when it was first introduced, and new footage reveals the undertaking dwelling as much as that promise. A video reveals the primary 18 minutes of the sport in full, showcasing a brand new story, distinctive characters, voice appearing, and a brand-new boss, as picked up by PC Gamer.
Dusk picks up proper the place Darkish Souls left off, with the protagonist rapidly coming upon the Kiln of the First Flame–the location of Darkish Souls’ remaining boss battle. The fan-made sequel follows on from Darkish Souls’ “darkish” ending, the place the Chosen Undead defeats Lord Gwyn and turns into the Darkish Lord. The brand new protagonist is a hole, navigating this new Age of Darkness in Lordran.
The mod makes use of current belongings and places cleverly, but in addition has loads of new content material of its personal, from unique music, to voice appearing, to remixed and remade fight, enemies, and executives. Dusk additionally managed to work in a rally system within the fashion of Bloodborne, and even has a day-night cycle.
Preview of Darkish Souls: Dusk is lastly touchdown this weekend! It is a video of me enjoying by way of the sport as much as the primary boss.
Till then, this is a separate demo of the time-of-day system I have been engaged on. Watch the solar set (and unset) over Lordran in actual time! pic.twitter.com/wPgpPebfQ2
— Grimrukh (@grimrukh) February 19, 2021
The brand new video runs all the best way as much as the primary boss, the Blistering Demon. Whereas the brand new boss relies on the Taurus Demon, the boss’s moveset has been utterly refreshed, with one brand-new AOE assault.
Darkish Souls studio From Software program is at present engaged on a brand new recreation known as Elden Ring in collaboration with George R. R. Martin, with many hoping it’s going to launch in 2021. Followers are latching onto the Dusk bulletins in lieu of any information about Elden Ring, which has been all however silent because it was introduced at E3 2019. Dusk may simply be additional away than Elden Ring as a result of its scope and small staff, however we’ll all be watching eagerly to see the way it progresses.
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