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

#1kuterPosted 9/21/2011 7:12:23 PM
Just curious
#2PorungaPosted 9/21/2011 7:13:58 PM
Demon's Souls had no story.
#3Agent_GreerPosted 9/21/2011 7:14:06 PM
It should. I'm avoiding spoilers though, but if you guys want to be spoiled you can check the board. Already streaming the game.

http://www.gamefaqs.com/boards/606312-dark-souls
#43D3Posted 9/21/2011 7:14:15 PM
People laughed at me for even mentioning anything about the story in DS.
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#5Agent_GreerPosted 9/21/2011 7:14:33 PM
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.
#6Nave316Posted 9/21/2011 7:30:04 PM
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.
#7neroAngeloPosted 9/21/2011 7:30:40 PM
You spelled lacking and nonexistent wrong.
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#8Agent_GreerPosted 9/21/2011 7:31:28 PM
neroAngelo posted...
You spelled lacking and nonexistent wrong.
nope. he didn't.
#9nonames4uPosted 9/21/2011 7:54:27 PM
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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#10BigSaltyDookiePosted 9/21/2011 7:55:20 PM
I'm guessing it will be just as boring.
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