Judging from the snippets of gameplay, Hidetaka Miyazaki, who returns to the series after missing out on, has learned some lesson from his Gothic PS4 hit . The combat looks faster than before, more visceral and aggressive.
And, of course, it looks absolutely beautiful. There are few games out there that can match a Dark Souls boss fight in terms of sheer visual splendour, and DS3's rogues gallery looks bigger and meaner than ever before. I genuinely can't wait to get stuck into them.
Dark Souls 3 is set for release on all platforms in early 2016.