One of the most renowned and recognized game series’ Dark Souls’ is reportedly receiving an anime adaptation.
GiantFreakinRobot, an insider, claims that the anime adaptation of Dark Souls is in the works. Dark Souls is a genre-defining game and the prestigious “Game of the Year” Award winner.
According to the insider, Netflix will be producing the anime adaptation, marking their second major game to anime series adaptations after a highly successful anime adaptation of Cyberpunk 2077 titled “Cyberpunk Edgerunners.”
Currently, there is no release date for the Dark Souls anime. The official announcement of Dark Souls anime is expected in a few months. Netflix is expected to announce a release window alongside the announcement.
As the game is developed by a Japanese studio, the anime will most likely be animated by a ‘Japanese Studio’ under Netflix.
What Is Dark Souls About?
‘Dark Souls’ is trilogy series of a video game developed by Fromsoftware Games and published by Bandai Namco. It is also considered the greatest video game franchise of all time.
Dark Souls is set in a fictitious Medieval fantasy world called Lordan. The world of Lordan is full of Dragons, Knights, Kings, and Demons, including other multiple supernatural creatures. Lordan is also known as the land of the ancient Lords, serving as a home for the four Firelords.
Each part of the series has a different storyline, but all of them take place in Lordan and reprise the game elements. The game is majorly known for its beautiful world aesthetics and breathtaking visuals, including unforgiving boss battles.
The series is no stranger to accolades, as it has won most of the prestigious awards in gaming history. When the game launched in 2011, it instantly became a hit and was called a genre-defining game. At the end of 2011, it won the ‘Game of The Year Award.’
In November 2021, ten years after its release, the game won the ‘Ultimate Game of All Time’ award at the Golden Joystick Awards. The game has won awards for its multiplayer, sound design, and visual aesthetics.
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