Bandai Namco Games America Inc. this week said it will release Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 4 and Playstation 3 Apr. 7, 2015.
Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin includes Dark Souls II and the Crown of the Sunken King, Crown of the Old Iron King, and Crown of the Ivory King DLC.
The PS4 SKU will include updated visuals, rebalanced gameplay, a higher maximum number of players for online play, new enemies, a brand new NPC, expanded lore, and new in-game events.
The PS3 SKU will include all three DLC missions, additional NPC, expanded story, in-game events, improved gameplay balance, and online matchmaking functionality.
Dark Souls II includes a brand new game engine, new monsters and bosses, additional customization options and cooperative and competitive gameplay.