FromSoftware and Michael A. Stackpole (Warrior trilogy, Star Wars X-Wing novels) will collaborate on a Darkish Souls novel titled Darkish Souls: Masque of Vindication. It’ll launch concurrently in Japanese and English, with Kadokawa and Yen Press because the languages’ respective publishers. It’ll come out on October 25, 2022, with each bodily and digital copies obtainable.
In accordance with the press launch, the novelization will broaden on the prevailing mythos and lore of the sport. The e-book will observe the story of Ferranos, an amnesiac man who wakes up in a tomb. When a reanimated corpse rises up and assaults him, Ferranos makes use of magic to destroy it. Utilizing the sense of self he regains from this motion, he begins off on an journey.
Darkish Souls got here out in 2011 as a punishing RPG from Bandai Namco. The extremely well-liked recreation is broadly thought-about to be one of many best video games ever made, profitable a wide range of awards and totally different facets of it receiving reward. Whereas the sport is usually multiplayer to assist you to expertise the plot, there’s a multiplayer part by the humanity system. In January 2022, FromSoftware paused it resulting from safety breaches and didn’t restore it till after the launch of Elden Ring in late February 2022.
The Darkish Souls: Masque of Vindication novel will come out in each English and Japanese on October 25, 2022.