'Dark Souls 3' Review, News & Update: Learn More About Weapons and Boss Fights Here!

By Kathleen Nava , Updated Jul 08, 2016 08:32 AM EDT
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"Dark Souls 3" is an action-packed third-person RPG where you create your own character with the unique play style and tackle the challenges of the "Dark Souls 3" world.

'Dark Souls 3' gameplay

The gameplay of "Dark Souls 3" can vary heavily depending on the character that you create. A spellcaster that tries to keep his distance, a strength character that powers through the "Dark Souls 3" game with a heavy shield, or a nimble one that relies on his reflexes and dodging abilities.

Overall, no matter what play style you pick, "Dark Souls 3" is a lot faster than the previous two "Dark Souls" games.

'Dark Souls 3' weapon features

A new very welcomed feature in "Dark Souls 3" are the weapon skills. Each "Dark Souls 3" weapon now has an extra ability called The Skill, which could change your play style significantly.

The "Dark Souls 3" weapon skills definitely brings something fresh to the "Dark Souls 3" formula and some weapons have some really crazy skills that will make you want to try them out.

'Dark Souls 3' Boss fights

A lot of player come to "Dark Souls 3" for the challenges. Although a lot of the early Boss fights felt very easy, the difficulty picks up in a significant way towards the halfway point of "Dark Souls 3."

There's a lot of variety and creativity in the "Dark Souls 3" boss fights designs. There is no two "Dark Souls 3" bosses felt the same throughout your entire playthrough, which is a huge step up from "Dark Souls 2."

It feels like some "Dark Souls 3" bosses were designed to counter specific play style so different players will struggle with different encounters.

You can play "Dark Souls 3" on PC, PS4 and Xbox One.

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