Question: Why Is Dark Souls So Hard?

Is Dark Souls the hardest game ever?

Ex-Eurogamer editor Kristan Reed reckons Dark Souls, released next week, is not only tougher than predecessor Demon’s Souls, but is harder than everything else.


It is, by an appreciable margin, the hardest game I have ever played, and even harder than Demon’s Souls..

Is Dark Souls supposed to be hard?

Dark Souls is hard. It’s a very hard game and very unforgiving bordering on brutal at times. It has unfair moments, though they are very limited. The game teaches you lessons, and you need to learn those lessons or you won’t be able to progress.

Is Sekiro really harder than Dark Souls?

Don’t just take our word for it—Forbes, Digital Spy, Gamespot and a bevy of other publications agree: Sekiro is harder than any of the Dark Souls games and Bloodborne . … Each new victory in Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice feels even more impossible than the last, as you fight through progressively harder and harder duels.

Is Dark Souls 3 harder than Dark Souls?

If you have played through Dark Souls 1 or 2 already and then move on to Dark Souls 3, it’s about the same difficulty, because the mechanics are almost exactly the same and your skill can carry over between games (especially Dark Souls 1, it’s very similar to DS1).