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Dark Souls servers were offline for more than 100 days

The PC servers for the Dark Souls games have now been offline for over 100 days. Back in January, we reported a security issue with the online multiplayer functionality of FromSoftware’s Souls games that would allow invaders to run code on someone else’s PC without permission. Publisher Bandai Namco shut down the servers, meaning PC…

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Dark Souls tabletop RPG players say the rulebook is a hot mess

Home News (Image credit: Steamforged) The 500-page rulebook for Dark Souls: The Roleplaying Game is full of problems big and small, according to a bunch of people who have had the chance to check it out ahead of release.As Dicebreaker first reported (thanks, Polygon), Dark Souls: The Roleplaying Game players are sharing a broad range…

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Dark Souls Player Beats Game By Throwing Poop At Bosses

Image: FromSoftware / Apple / Emoji Island / KotakuDark Souls gives players a lot of leeway in how they want to approach its challenges, but I don’t think even the developers at FromSoftware envisioned someone someday beating the game with a bunch of poop.LilAggy, a speedrunner known for setting record times in Sekiro: Shadows Die…

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Young Souls (NS)

by Evan Norris , posted 12 hours ago / 460 ViewsYoung Souls is about two misfit twins, Jenn and Tristan, who fight underground against goblins in an attempt to save their surrogate father, but it also feels like it could be a metaphor for its creators. The game represents the freshman effort of studio 1P2P,…

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Dark Souls multiplayer features won’t return until after the release of ‘Elden Ring’

Dark Souls fans on PC will have to wait until after the release of Elden Ring before developer FromSoftware reactivates player-versus-player servers. The announcement comes after a hacker identified a vulnerability within Dark Souls 3 that allowed them to access the computers of multiple streamers remotely. When news of the exploit first broke, FromSoftware and Dark Souls…

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Dark Souls servers were taken down after being exposed to a critical vulnerability

REMOTE CODE EXECUTION — No interaction required. “I didn’t even know that shit was possible,” pwned player says. Dan Goodin – Jan 24, 2022 11:20 pm UTC The_Grim_SleeperBandai Namco, publisher of the Dark Souls role-playing game series, has taken down its player-versus-player servers while it investigates reports of a serious vulnerability that allows players to…

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Dark Souls Series PvP Servers Are Down on PC Following the Discovery of a ‘Serious Exploit’

Following the discovery of a “serious exploit,” the PC PvP servers for Dark Souls: Remastered, Dark Souls 2, and Dark Souls 3 have been temporarily deactivated as Bandai Namco works on a solution.On Reddit, users like TripleBrownMeow shared a Discord message in the Elden Ring Subreddit saying that a RCE (Remote Code Execution) exploit was…

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Dark Souls Servers Down Due To Exploit That Could Give Someone Control Of Your PC

Screenshot: Bandai NamcoEarlier this morning, Bandai Namco and From Software announced that all the servers for Dark Souls Remastered, 2, and 3 were temporarily shut down because of an “issue with online services.” While the publisher didn’t share more details, it’s believed the “issue” is a recently publicized PC exploit that would allow a malicious…

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Dark Souls 3 exploit can allow hackers to take control of your entire system

A dangerous remote code execution (RCE) exploit found in Dark Souls 3 could let a bad actor take control of your computer, according to a report from Dexerto. The vulnerability only puts PC gamers who play online at risk and may potentially affect Dark Souls, Dark Souls 2, and the upcoming Elden Ring. Servers for…

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Dark Souls 3 & Bloodborne DLCs’ Final Bosses Fight Each Other In New Mod

A new mod for Dark Souls 3 pits the final boss of the game’s last DLC against the final DLC boss from fellow FromSoftware title Bloodborne. FromSoftware has developed a reputation for challenging bosses over the past decade and seems to be continuing that trend with the upcoming Elden Ring…