Monday, November 28, 2011

Dark Souls: We share your pain!

Dark Souls is the latest obsession at Megabits, and we're perpetually torn between hating the way we have to grind for hours on end just to make a millimetre of game progress, and loving the sense of tactical and strategic variety the game lets you explore, and the immense satisfaction you get when your latest ploy succeeds.

Still, more often than not, the game makes us feel like this very, very sweary guy. What's really interesting about this video is that this guy is having a fairly normal Dark Souls experience, despite the fact that he's completely confused shield blocking with shield parrying. That's right, Dark Souls is so difficult that even if you get the controls completely wrong, the game just can't kick your ar$e any harder...