June 24, 2024

On-line servers for Darkish Souls 2 will likely be shut down in March, for anybody nonetheless enjoying on both PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360.

Darkish Souls developer FromSoftware made the announcement right this moment in a statement posted to X, previously Twitter.

“The Darkish Souls 2 PS3 and Xbox 360 servers will shut down on thirty first March 2024,” the publish confirmed. “A message stating that on-line play is disabled will likely be displayed. Offline play will nonetheless be attainable.”

A follow-up message then confirmed the precise time that Darkish Souls PS3 and Xbox 360 servers will go darkish: 1pm UK time.

Darkish Souls 2 servers for PC, PS4 and Xbox One won’t be affected.

“Thanks to those that have performed since launch,” the assertion concluded. “Thanks on your comprehension and help.”

Initially launched in 2014, Darkish Souls 2 is a online game basic that helped proceed the rise of FromSoftware and hard however rewarding motion RPG style that its video games have now introduced into the mainstream.

Multiplayer options, as in different Souls video games, allow you to pop-up in different folks’s video games to assist, or invade different folks’s playthroughs.

PC servers for the sport have been down for an prolonged interval final yr as FromSoftware struggled to repair Darkish Souls multiplayer safety points.

In July this yr, a report said that Netflix had a Darkish Souls anime within the works.