Dark Souls, the spiritual sequel to the challenging Demon's Soul, will not be a cake walk.

No, it will be difficult. It will be hard. Good thing the title's Gamescom trailer is a piece of cake to watch.

Dark Souls will be out this September in Japan and this October in the US and Europe.

Be sure to read Kotaku's impressions of the game.


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