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Dark Souls 3 screenshot showcase

Dark Souls 3 screenshot showcase

Dark Souls 3 Screenshot showcase

Dark Souls 3 screenshot showcase

 

With this iteration of Dark Souls the PC release will be coming at the same time as the console version, hopefully coming with better controls and overall port quality than it's older siblings. 

Today Bandai Namco have released a new selection of screenshots of the new Dark Souls game, showcasing a new Boss called Ludex Gundyr, a Knight type enemy wielding a halberd and a selection of other enemy types and settings. 

Please click on the below images to see them in their full size and resolution. 

 

  Dark Souls 3 Screenshot showcase  Dark Souls 3 Screenshot showcase  

 

The system requirements for Dark Souls 3 have been revealed, requiring 8GB of RAM Minimum. The full minimum and recomended specification for Dark Souls 3 will be below this next set of images.

Dark Souls 3 Will release on April 12th and like the series' second release will launch on PC at the same time as the PS4 and Xbox One versions. 

 

Dark Souls 3 Screenshot showcase  Dark Souls 3 Screenshot showcase  

 

The game will require 8GB of RAM to play and a 64-bit OS, which is a significant leap from previous games in the franchise. On the GPU side things are a little bit more reasonable, requiring a HD 6870 or a GTX 465 as it's minimum, "you died" specs and a GTX 750 or an HD 7850 in the games recommended "You Died, But That's a Pretty Nice PC You've Got There" spec.

The game will require a quad core/thread CPU, which is something that is common for a modern title.

 

The "You Died" spec:

  • OS: Windows 7 SP1 64bit, Windows 8.1 64bit Windows 10 64bit
  • Processor: AMD A8 3870 3,6 Ghz or Intel Core  i3 2100 3.1Ghz
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 465 / ATI Radeon TM HD 6870
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 50 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX 11 sound device

 

The "You Died, But That's a Pretty Nice PC You've Got There" spec:

  • OS: Windows 7 SP1 64bit, Windows 8.1 64bit Windows 10 64bit
  • Processor: AMD FX 8150 3.6 GHz or Intel Core i7 2600 3.4 GHz
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750, ATI Radeon HD 7850
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 50 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX 11 sound device

 

Dark Souls 3 Screenshot showcase  Dark Souls 3 Screenshot showcase  Dark Souls 3 Screenshot showcase

 

The game looks like it has also received a nice upgrade in graphical fidelity when compared to previous Dark Souls games, which is something that the series sorely needed since it is now on current generation consoles exclusively. 

Dark Souls has always been a hard and punishing game, going by the "if at first you don't succeed, DIE, DIE and DIE again" motto, so this game is certainly not for the faint of heart. 

 

You can join the discussion on Dark Souls 3's new screenshots on the OC3D Forums

 

  

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