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Finally time I play them...Demons Souls or Dark Souls?

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User Info: Crikey

Crikey
3 years ago#21
I like Demon's Souls a lot lot more than Dark Souls. This isn't to say Dark Souls isn't a great game, it truly is, but Demon's Souls just has that classic quality to it.

User Info: ab2c4

ab2c4
3 years ago#22
Both games are great but I enjoyed Dark Souls more.

User Info: PoorCountry

PoorCountry
3 years ago#23
DuneMan posted...
DocDelicious posted...
Dark_Spiret posted...
Demons is the better EXPERIENCE while Dark is the better GAME. Demons souls just feels more polished with its mechanics and world while Dark has a LOT more to it.


Dark has more weapons/armor but Demon's is the longer game.


Having dumped 100's of hours into each title, Demon's Souls is the shorter game by a wide margin(and without counting the DLC areas of Dark Souls). That isn't necessarily a bad thing, as the ambition of Dark Souls created a number of cracks around the edges, so to speak. The levels in Demon's Souls are more deliberate in their layouts and physical space. Dark Souls loses a bit of charm compared to the world in Demon's Souls. None of this is meant to imply that Dark Souls is bad by any means. It's just a trade off for having a larger game with lots of extra content.


I like the level design in Dark Souls. That it feels naturally unforgiving and can be an obstacle on its own makes the world more believable. I think the trade-off is that Demon's Souls has an artistically moody air, and Dark Souls' lore feels richer, like a dark fantasy novel.

User Info: Aragorn428777

Aragorn428777
3 years ago#24
Well I ended up going with Demon's Souls. Sort of lucked out too, cause the GS employee gave me a new Max Payne 3 strategy guide free, which was pleasantly ironic since I just got that game last week and started it haha.

Anyways, wish me luck!
PSN: Br00talChives
Playing: RDR GOTY, Max Payne 3, PROTOTYPE 2

User Info: Raeng

Raeng
3 years ago#25
Enjoy man!
PSN: Royta15
www.youtube.com/royta15
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