The Souls Series – Doc’D #43

In this month’s video game-themed episode of PractitioNERD Documented, or “Doc’D”, host Montez McCrary (@TezElNerdo) will be discussing the popular Souls series, in preparation for the release of ‘Dark Souls 3’ next week. Continue reading “The Souls Series – Doc’D #43”

Those Maniacs DID IT; ‘Twitch Plays Dark Souls’ has BEATEN ‘Dark Souls’!

I little while back, I wrote about the ‘Twitch Plays Pokemon‘ & ‘Twitch Plays Metal Gear: Ghost Babel‘ experiments. Later, Twitch attempted the same with ‘Dark Souls,’ which become particularly well-known for the players being stuck in the game’s first area for THREE DAYS!! However, over the last few weeks a lot of actual progress was made as the group contingent eliminated boss, after boss, AFTER MIGHTY BOSS. But this past Monday, they reached their goal; ‘Twitch Plays Dark Souls’ has finally FINISHED THE GAME! Continue reading “Those Maniacs DID IT; ‘Twitch Plays Dark Souls’ has BEATEN ‘Dark Souls’!”

HEY! Someone Beat ‘Dark Souls’ Using Only The Power Of His Voice

It goes without saying that Dark Souls is a spirit-crushingly difficult game, and that would be correct because it’s intended to be that way. Rather than allowing players to easily cruise through the game’s single-player mode and enjoy the experience and take in the story and the graphics, but NO, you’re going to get distracted by the game killing you over and over.  The goal of Dark Souls is demanding the player to learn each enemy’s attack patterns and how to counter those attacks to defeat them, so button-mashers need not apply. But when it comes to this genius (or crazy) person, why need to press buttons at all? Continue reading “HEY! Someone Beat ‘Dark Souls’ Using Only The Power Of His Voice”