Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Victor Mistletoe » Wed May 09, 2018 9:08 pm

Old Demon King down :datass:

I was getting my arse kicked with his flames so I finally decided to equip a shield and go for light attacks rather than two handed. Now I was rolling straight through flames that were flooring me before. Got him on my second go after that.

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by Victor Mistletoe » Thu May 10, 2018 9:15 pm

pontiff sulyvahn down :datass: That was really tough, had to summon help in the end if only to distract him in the second half of the fight.

The next bit, was clearing an area nicely then these two splits show up with purple weapons and absolutely spank me :x

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Lex-Man » Thu May 10, 2018 10:56 pm

I think I might be done. I've just got bosses to fight and I'm just feeling a bit burnt out on the game.

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Victor Mistletoe » Thu May 10, 2018 10:58 pm

Where have you got to?

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Lex-Man » Thu May 10, 2018 11:30 pm

I'm at the Profaned Capital. Near the
Giant Boss
still haven't beaten
pf

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Kevin McCallister » Fri May 11, 2018 7:09 am

The Profaned Capital boss is really easy when you work out what you're meant to be doing, which to be fair is pretty obtuse. I had to look that up.

I'll be totally honest though, there is definitely a marked step up in difficulty from that point onwards. It's incredibly rewarding to get through, but it does require a lot of patience from the player.

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Victor Mistletoe » Fri May 11, 2018 7:32 am

I take bar the DLC, my only current way forward is the bit I'm in now?

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by Kevin McCallister » Fri May 11, 2018 7:42 am

Ad7 wrote:I take bar the DLC, my only current way forward is the bit I'm in now?


Are you in that place that's a major spoiler? If so, yes, the game opens up again just after that.

EDIT - actually, have you been through Irythyll Dungeon yet?

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by Victor Mistletoe » Fri May 11, 2018 8:05 am

I don't think so, I'm just behind the pontiff boss area and in a large area with some giants

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Kevin McCallister » Fri May 11, 2018 8:20 am

Ok, I've probably said too much already. :lol:

Carry on that way for a bit before anyone says anything. Irythyll Dungeon is an alternate route, you know outside Irythyll when you go through that river bit outside? There's two paths, one through a sewer that takes you back around to the PS boss fight, the other has a bonfire and goes through the dungeon.

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Victor Mistletoe » Fri May 11, 2018 9:07 am

Sadly I've had that upcoming area spoiled long ago :(

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Kevin McCallister » Fri May 11, 2018 12:21 pm

Ad7 wrote:Sadly I've had that upcoming area spoiled long ago :(


Souls splits. :x

I also had it spoiled for me. I imagine it was quite something for original Dark Souls players to first walk into. There are still some great moments in that area so there should still be some wow factor for you.

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Lex-Man » Fri May 11, 2018 8:29 pm

So I've totally stopped playing DS3 but a friend of mine was wondering about the levelling. I totally haven't played a bit tonight. Didn't kill any giants, honestly. He's mainly using strength weapons but is wondering how he should prioritise he's levelling.

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Lex-Man » Sat May 12, 2018 12:31 am

I just beat the pontif. I ended up summoning a couple of NPC's and they basically destroyed him very quickly.

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Lex-Man » Mon May 14, 2018 9:20 am

I've gotten to the third Lord of Cinder although haven't' faced them yet. I've tottally given up on Dark Souls 3 LOL.

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Squinty » Mon May 14, 2018 10:25 pm

Ad7 wrote:pontiff sulyvahn down :datass: That was really tough, had to summon help in the end if only to distract him in the second half of the fight.

The next bit, was clearing an area nicely then these two splits show up with purple weapons and absolutely spank me :x


The Pontiff was a great fight. I ended up soloing him, but it was a toughie.

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Victor Mistletoe » Mon May 14, 2018 10:59 pm

It was a good one. Having a little rest from this to play something a lot more chilled out but I will return soon.

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Lex-Man » Mon May 14, 2018 11:51 pm

I'm still playing just beat the third lord but don't really have a clue what to do next.

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Godzilla » Sun Jun 24, 2018 10:25 pm

Done 14 hours on this so far. Bloody. Awesome. Not sure if it'll be better than Bloodborne but it's very enjoyable.

Using a knight with sword and shield and liking the fact I can block attacks.

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PostRe: Dark Souls 3 | PS4, Xbone & PC | Praise the Sun
by Victor Mistletoe » Sun Jun 24, 2018 10:33 pm

It really is great.

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