Leading interactive entertainment developer and publisher, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe, today announced DARK SOULS III™: Ashes of Ariandel™, the first of two downloadable expansions to the critically acclaimed DARK SOULS III for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, and PC via STEAM. Return to the world of DARK SOULS III and uncover a terrible secret that lies within an unnamed frozen land. Players will find themselves steeped in a brand new environment filled with terrifying new enemies, challenges, and exciting lore to fill out the overarching DARK SOULS III storyline.
Players are tasked to enter this new world and defeat the evil within and uncover the mystery of what has caused the land to become defiled. In addition to adding a new environment to DARK SOULS III, the DARK SOULS III: Ashes of Ariandel expansion will also include new weapons, armor sets, and magic for players to discover and experiment with, as well as new features for the game’s wildly popular competitive multiplayer mode.
DARK SOULS III: Ashes of Ariandel will be available for download on the PlayStation 4 system, Xbox One, and PC via STEAM October 25, 2016 for a suggested price of €14.99. A season pass for DARK SOULS III which includes the DARK SOULS III: Ashes of Ariandel and a second expansion, expected to be released in early 2017, is available for purchase for €24.99 for all versions of the game.