Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition Summary
Players of From Software's ever-popular fantasy action RPG Dark Souls can now opt to transfer the game's multiplayer functionality from the much-malignedover to Steamworks.
Thewill let you keep both your save data and achievements, and the service is available from December 15 to February 16.
Dark Souls was intended to shed its much-malignedonline functionality in favour of moving across to Steam this November, but the date's now been pushed back a month.
The news was revealed in a post on the game's, with Bandai Namco promising to keep fans updated over the coming weeks.
Dark Souls has taken the rotting dragon that is Games for Windows Live down to its final health bar, and is on the verge of moving entirely over to Steamworks.
From Software's title has a bunch of new(though they're locked right now), which suggests that the action RPG is about to make the final jump across to Valve's retail platform.
Good news for fans of the work of Dark Souls Producer Hidetaka Miyazaki, as he's been promoted to President of From Software by new company owners Kadokawa Games.
Former president Naotoshi Jin will apparently take on an advisory role at the company.
Dark Souls 2 developer From Software has reportedly been purchased by major Japanese publisher Kadokawa Games. is reporting that Kadokawa will acquire 80% of the company.