Bandai Namco has released a new launch trailer for Dark Souls III. As you’d expect from a Souls game, the trailer is cryptic and dripping with a dark, ominous atmosphere. Check it out below.

On the darker side of news for the this series fans, Series creator Hidetaka Miyazaki has previously indicated he wants to wrap up the Dark Souls saga with this game. Since being promoted to chief executive of From Software, Miyazaki said he believes the studio needs to aggressively pursue new ideas.

To see more of the game you can check out these screenshots that feature gameplay, characters, and armor sets.

Dark Souls III releases on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on April 12th. Microsoft has announced the original Dark Souls will be available to play on Xbox One through backwards compatibility to those that pre-order Dark Souls III digitally.

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John Donadio a.k.a. SomeBeardy2Love is the COO here at GAW. He once had a show that he produced, wrote, and co-hosted called the Wide World of Games, you can probably find it on youtube. He is also a co-host on a podcast called Party Up! John is an Action-Adventurer, platformer, RPGer, and FPS kind of gamer. Quick to play any game that has magic, swordplay, and/or stealthy elements. If you can customize a character he is in it for the long haul or just give me your 2D platform and he's a happy camper. What else do you expect from a gamer with a beard and a bow tie tattoo? Seriously.