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[IGN] Dark Souls Comic book coming in April 2016

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Dark Souls fans have more than just a new video game to look forward to this spring. We're pleased to exclusively reveal that Titan Comics has acquired the rights to this moody, brutally difficult Bandai Namco franchise and will be launching a Dark Souls comic book in April, just in time for Dark Souls 3.



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The comic is simply titled "Dark Souls" and will offer new stories set within the universe rather than adapting the stories of the games. It'll be written by George Mann (Doctor Who: The 8th Doctor) and drawn by Alan Quah (Godzilla: Awakening).

[Editor's Note: We do not know if the series will be an ongoing or limited series, but we will update this article when we get that information.]

Dark Souls #1 will ship with five different covers, including two game covers, a blank sketch cover and two variant covers by artists Joshua Cassara and Marco Turini. You can check out four of these covers below:

This is going to be fantastic!
This may not be the most gaming related news, however Dark Souls is a critically acclaimed game and series of games which is getting a comic book!

I wonder if it will follow canon events in the universe and/or will create new things that are canon? That Dark Souls lore is superb so this shall be great to see where this goes!
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As long as it's true to Dark Souls lore and they do their homework on the series, it should be cool smile.gif

Although, just give me DS III Right MEOWWWW
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Hope it isn't tooooo hard to read   :lmaosmile

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One thing's for sure: the protagonist will die over and over again.

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One thing's for sure: the protagonist will die over and over again.

Hahahaha, taste my pain sucker!

I hope he gets invaded by a pair of overweight havel mages right before O&S right after he finally learns how to get past the giant knights !! HA!
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