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Will Dark Souls have a incredible, existant story like Demon's Souls?

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5 years ago#1
Just curious
5 years ago#2
Demon's Souls had no story.
5 years ago#3
It should. I'm avoiding spoilers though, but if you guys want to be spoiled you can check the board. Already streaming the game.
5 years ago#4
People laughed at me for even mentioning anything about the story in DS.
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5 years ago#5
Porunga posted...
Demon's Souls had no story.
Oh, but it does, as I just proved in the last few posts of the other topic.
5 years ago#6
In Demons Souls, story takes place through gameplay experiences in a vast game world filled with dynamic locations and encounters. Not through dialogue, text, or massive pre rendered cutscenes.

Hopefully Dark Souls will follow suit. It is a refreshing style not to have overt plot and story shoved down your throat through cut scenes for 5 minutes every 5 seconds. Also, I hope Dark Souls has an ambient/none existent sound track like its predecessor did. One of my favorite aspects of the original, letting the sound effects take center stage of building immersion and tension

I like the idea of a video game without music, because it is more immersive 10 fold. Telling a story through sound effects rather then a bloated score that bats you over the ear drums every second with flutes and horns like you are listening to a CD you bought at the Renessans Festival on you Ipod like Skyrim and Oblivion.
5 years ago#7
You spelled lacking and nonexistent wrong.
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5 years ago#8
neroAngelo posted...
You spelled lacking and nonexistent wrong.
nope. he didn't.
5 years ago#9
I will prolly grab it just cause I pretty much grab every game that releases for my game collection.

Although if it's anything like the first game I might not play it more then 1 day, have to be honest, I found the first game to be very boring and slow. I'm really hoping Dark Souls will be faster pace and more exciting to play.

Besides, story/lore isn't everything. I found Nier to have a great story, but everything else about that game was truly horrible and bland IMO. One of the very few games I actually regretted buying.
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5 years ago#10
I'm guessing it will be just as boring.
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