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Dark Souls 3 servers are again on-line on PC after 7 months, different Dark Souls video games to observe

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FromSoftware titles have had a tough go on PC. Considering the invasion mechanics of the Soulsborne video games, some stage of on-line griefing is to be anticipated, however there’s a motive that video games like Elden Ring lock mods into offline single-player. For a time, Elden Ring’s worst hack even let invaders take management of one other participant’s pc. It’s for causes like this that the Dark Souls trilogy’s PvP servers had been disabled firstly of the yr.

Here we’re a full seventh months later, and so they’re lastly beginning to come again on-line. “Online features for the PC version of Dark Souls III have been reactivated,” declares the franchise’s official Twitter account. “We are working to restore these features for all other Dark Souls titles and will inform you when they are back in service.” So the final game within the trilogy is again to regular, however the first two are nonetheless being labored on — one down, two to go.

Online options for the PC model of Dark Souls III have been reactivated.

We are working to revive these options for all different #DarkSouls titles and can inform you when they’re again in service.

Thank you as soon as extra in your endurance and help. pic.twitter.com/XHiCZDEANC

— Dark Souls (@DarkSoulsGame) August 25, 2022

Fans have been asking if the Dark Souls servers are nonetheless down for some time now, so it’s good to know that progress has been made. In April of this yr, the video games had been being listed as single-player titles on Steam, which prompted followers to fret that the servers had been shut down for good. They knew they’d be offline till the launch of Elden Ring at a minimal, however that Steam itemizing nonetheless prompted a panic. Thankfully, we now know that it was solely a brief change in description. As of the time of this writing, there’s nonetheless a discover about on-line play being unavailable on Dark Souls III’s game web page, however that must be altering quickly.

For those that’ve but to play Dark Souls III, the game presents all kinds of areas to discover as you face elusive enemies and large bosses. We’ve ranked its hub space, opening space, and poison swamp in opposition to others within the collection.