New Dark Souls III Trailer Reveals a Release Date, Plus Collector’s Editions

If you’re looking forward to more punishment with Dark Souls III, you finally have a release date to put on your calendar.  Today’s new trailer reveals that the game will launch on April 12, 2016.  If you’re a big fan of the franchise, then you’ll likely want to snag the collector’s edition of the game, which was also announced today: 

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. today released new video assets as well as announced a Collector’s Edition, Day One Edition, and the release date for DARK SOULS™ III, their highly anticipated action role-playing game from famed Japanese developer FROMSOFTWARE. DARK SOULS III will be available throughout North America and South America on April 12, 2016 for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One®, and PC via STEAM®. DARK SOULS III provides players with an all-new world filled with heinous enemies, hidden secrets, and captivating environments as they search to destroy the awakened Lords of Cinder and discover what has happened to this apocalyptic land.

The DARK SOULS III Day One Edition is priced at $59.99. Fans are encouraged to pre-order DARK SOULS III to make sure they secure their free Day One Edition upgrade, which includes the following items:

DARK SOULS III software

Prima Starter Guide

Official DARK SOULS III Soundtrack

Exclusive O-Sleeve packaging

The DARK SOULS III Collector’s Edition is priced at $129.99 and will feature the following items:

DARK SOULS III software

Prima Starter Guide

Official DARK SOULS III Soundtrack

Official art book

Cloth game map

10” Red Knight Statue

Collector’s box

The DARK SOULS III Day One Edition and Collector’s Edition are exclusive to the PlayStation 4 system and XBOX ONE versions of the game and will be available at participating retailers while supplies last.

Will you guys be picking up either of those editions when Dark Souls III hits in April?