Dark Souls III will be a bigger hit if Dark Souls II keeps the difficulty

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User Info: RykoLibre

RykoLibre
4 years ago#1
Dark Souls II will be a huge hit. A mega hit. This will be the game that makes the Souls series mainstream (for better or for worse). The developers surely know this and Dark Souls II is destined to sell like hot cakes. However, if the developers were to decrease the difficulty they will destroy the hardcore appeal to the series. Hardcore gamers carry with them majority of the hype. I truly feel that if they release an easier Souls game with Dark Souls II, the series will hit its climax in terms of sales, and only continue to drop from there. However, if they were to maintain the difficulty or even increase it a tad, they will have a very long lasting profitable franchise.

Thoughts?

User Info: Yoozay

Yoozay
4 years ago#2
I agree 100%, keep the difficulty or turn it up a notch, we're all happy campers.

User Info: Oohehe

Oohehe
4 years ago#3
petition!!!
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User Info: params7

params7
4 years ago#4
Yeah DS2 will be a blockbuster guaranteed, but it will also determine the future of the series. If its casual in any way whatsoever, I hope people don't buy the game.
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User Info: Edwin Lim

Edwin Lim
4 years ago#5
Am I the only one who find Dark Souls not that difficult?
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User Info: Deviruki

Deviruki
4 years ago#6
Oohehe posted...
petition!!!


No need, they already said they weren't going to decrease the difficulty.
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User Info: Luminis88

Luminis88
4 years ago#7
Edwin Lim posted...
Am I the only one who find Dark Souls not that difficult?

It isn't very difficult once you understand how it works. If you resorted to gather information from outside sources, such as wikis or forums, the game becomes very managable.

Getting to that point, however, is where the difficulty is.

User Info: CocoDollface

CocoDollface
4 years ago#8
They've said it plenty of times in all the DkSII press so far that it will retain the difficulty and darkness of the previous games.
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