Namco Bandai has brought their upcoming sequel to Demon Souls
to Gamescom in Cologne. Dark Souls
, which promises to be even more difficult than its predecessor, encourages gamers to "Prepare to die!" as they showcase the combat in this new trailer:
To accompany the trailer, Namco Bandai has also released a plethora of screenshots, some of which give players their first glimpse of the character creation system:
Players who pre-order the game will receive a free upgrade to the Collector's Edition, the details for which can be found here
is due to be released on October 4th in North America, October 6th in Australia and October 7th in Europe.