Punch Jump Review: Demon's Souls

Atlus Inc.'s Demon's Souls for Sony Corp.'s Playstation 3 is a rare game title employs old-fashioned difficulty to create a great sense of reward for each accomplishment. The title is an agonizing, yet addictive role-playing game that is designed for users to learn from each battle and subsequently relish each conquering moment.

Read Full Story >>
The story is too old to be commented.
40cal3045d ago

Wow, another great review. Its killing me, I cant wait any longer.

Pennywise3045d ago

I am one that imported. At the same time I am glad I didnt wait, this game is without a doubt AAA.

Syronicus3045d ago

Cannot wait for this title. It looks absolutely awesome.

bnaked3045d ago (Edited 3045d ago )

It's shaping up to be a GOTY contender.. Only noobs don't like the game, because of the difficulty..

DAVID BRENT3045d ago (Edited 3045d ago )

next door 'freesixty' beeefing with others and defending the lack of exclusives on the 360 said...

'No games.. hum... 5 exclusives/ year against 100 multiplattform games/ year.. '

lol think about it

Chubear3045d ago

... and to think, this is only year 3... with at least 4 more to go.

Chubear3045d ago (Edited 3045d ago )

How many high end exclusive games came out for the PS3 this year? Help me out if I missed any.

Killzone 2
MLB: The Show09
Ratchet & Clank
Demon Souls
God of War1&2: PS3 version
NGS 2 .. (and yes if you've seen the vids and features it's pretty much an exclusive game cause the 360 doesn't have the contents of this game graphically and other wise)

I didn't even mention the ones that were not high end but I'll make a list for that one too if need be.

FiftyFourPointTwo3045d ago

Tales of Vesperia PS3?
3D Dot Game Heroes?

OGharryjoysticks3045d ago

I think you're right about the GOTY idea. It should definetely be in the running because I've read reviews that paint the picture as a true timeless classic. Technically at that point it comes down to a popularity contest for the game that beats it.

ThanatosDMC3045d ago

It'll win RPG of the year but probably not GOTY since Uncharted 2 will claim that right.

+ Show (8) more repliesLast reply 3045d ago
Delta3045d ago

WOW!! Uncharted 2 and Demon Soul's are tag teaming.

FiftyFourPointTwo3045d ago

NGS2 is getting very solid reviews too.

Sarcasm3045d ago

9s and 10s left and right. Well deserved!

Defectiv3_Detectiv33045d ago

Just wait for Ratchet and Clank to come out later this year, that and the possibility of GT5 means every GOTY nominee could be a sony one.

eagle213045d ago

Don't forget The God Of War Collection on Blu-ray. :p

Morituri3045d ago

I just noticed that you were right. Two games on one team kicking all the competition to the MF'n curb.

bjornbear3045d ago

totally what i was thinking xD

Damn...these two, and NGS2 will make PS3 the strongest console for exclusives this year (warming up for the next =))

+ Show (5) more repliesLast reply 3045d ago
FiftyFourPointTwo3045d ago (Edited 3045d ago )

Demon's Souls - 90
Gaylo FlopDST - 85
:D :D :D

Gabe EatsWell3045d ago (Edited 3045d ago )

Metacritic score
Gaylo ODSFlop: 85
Killbots 2: 91
bu-bu-but the saleszszzsz!!!!!

Lou Ferrigno3045d ago

Gaylo RRoDsT= 85
MLB 09 the Show=90


PostApocalyptic3045d ago

What else do the xbots have to play but another rendition of halo?

Up next, Master Chief and the Chipmunks, Halo 3 action figures, and your very own Master Chief Pajamas!

colossi163045d ago

Wow, is this the same developer that brought us enchanted arms? They did a 180 with this and 3D Dot heroes.

raztad3045d ago

It's not by chance. I read Sony Japan asked From Software to develop a spiritual sequel to Kings Fields, and they had a lot to say in the game design.

Game is preordered. Cant wait to destroy some Demons.

SaiyanFury3045d ago

Yeah FROM Software knows their stuff when it comes to making dark, brooding RPGs. They have the King's Field pedigree from that. It doesn't surprise me that the similar designs and artwork would carry over from that series. If you want to try some of their earlier works, check out the King's Field series on PS1 and PS2. The controls are somewhat sluggish, but you get used to it. I'm playing through King's Field 2 right now actually.