The opening cinematic trailer for the upcoming Dark Souls III game has been released today by Bandai Namco Entertainment America, the game will be releasing for the PS4, Xbox One and PC. The North American release date is set for April 12th, that same date will also apply to the European release. This coming March 24th it should be noted that the game will be releasing in Japan for the PS4, Xbox One and the PC will version will release on April 12th. There will also be a limited number of physical package editions for the Japan release which will include an original soundtrack CD and specially made map. A limited edition PS4 console with 4 versions is also set for release. The upcoming game is the third in the Dark Souls series with the first releasing September 22nd 2011 for the PS3 and Xbox 360, the game would also get a release date on the PC August 23rd 2012. Its sequel Dark Souls 2 would release March 11th 2014 on the PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One, its PC release would be April 24th 2014. As of last April the remastered version Dark Souls II Scholar of the First Sin released back in April.
Now starting with the games separate editions set to release is the collector’s edition for the US. The game itself, a Red Knight figure, soundtrack, metal case, artbook, cloth game map, Prima Starter guide and a collector’s box will be included:
Next is the US Day One edition for the game. This will be for the PS4 and Xbox One and include a Prima Starter guide, Day One Edition O sleeve and the soundtrack CD as well:
Next is the Apocalypse Edition for Europe which comes with a soundtrack CD, metal case and will also be available on the PS4, Xbox One and PC:
Next is the Collector Edition for Europe which will have a Red Knight figure, metal case, soundtrack CD, A4 size Dark Souls Trilogy hardcover book, cloth game map, exclusive book and three iron on patches as well:
Finally is the prestige edition for Europe set to include all of the extras as the collector edition as well as a 40 cm Lord of Cinder hand painted polystone resin figure and a special display box as well: