Darkish Souls 2 is one thing of a black sheep among the many beloved FromSoftware titles, and a majority of followers take into account it to be the worst of the trilogy. Regardless of this, there exists a small however passionate group of avid gamers that love the awkward Darkish Souls center little one, and they’re doing all the things they’ll to maintain the hearth from fading. “Return to Drangleic” is an annual group occasion through which avid gamers flock again to the sport suddenly, permitting for the complete expertise together with PVP and co-op to be relived in a method that would not be potential with out such a planning.
“Return to Drangleic” began in 2017, and noticed Darkish Souls 2 followers breathe new life into the sport. With the inflow of gamers, each the PVP and cooperative points of the sport additionally got here again to life, albeit breifly. The occasion has had various success when it comes to attendance, however pleasure appears to be excessive for the 2021 model of the occasion.
For these fascinated about collaborating in fifth annual “Return to Drangleic” group occasion, its official begin date is February 27th. The occasion will run for 2 weeks till March 13th, and there are just a few necessary guidelines to observe. So as to encourage essentially the most quantity of on-line play, it is strongly recommended that every one gamers begin a model new character. On their journey, gamers ought to have interaction in co-op and PVP as a lot as potential, however it’s okay to play by at one’s personal tempo. It is also good to keep in mind that most gamers shall be utilizing the Scholar of the First Sin version, however there may be often a small group nonetheless enjoying the unique model as properly.
Maybe an important rule of all is that gamers have to go away a message by the Majula bonfire with the phrase “Do not hand over Skeleton!” This custom began again within the unique “Return to Drangleic” occasion and references a meme through which Darkish Souls 2 gamers would present their assist for the varied troubled skeletons discovered within the sport.
Judging by the 2000+ upvotes (on the time of writing), it looks like gamers should have no challenge discovering others to play with throughout their run of Darkish Souls 2. For those who stopped enjoying Darkish Souls 2 earlier than ending it and even disregarded it solely in favor of Darkish Souls 3, it is a smart way to return and expertise what the sport was actually like at launch and to face a few of Darkish Souls 2‘s most memorable bosses.
Darkish Souls 2 is out there now on PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.