GO BEYOND DEATH. BUT NOT UNAIDED.
Dark Souls is back and it's darker and more difficult than ever.
This time death is certain. Every minute. The Dark Souls II
Collector's Edition Guide is here to light a path through the
darkness and to help free players from their wicked curse.
From the same team that created the critically acclaimed Dark
Souls guide comes the most anticipated strategy guide for the most
unforgiving game of the year.
Area Guide Walkthrough - detailed maps to guide you in exploring
every inch of the game s huge world. Learn shortcuts that will not
only save time but also reduce deaths by PvP invasion. Discover the
most powerful weapons and useful treasures.
Multiplayer Guide - Co-operation and survival or invasion and
destruction all of the essential techniques are discussed. For new
players, basic survival tactics are explained. For advanced
players, the hidden technical details are revealed to keep them on
the cutting edge.
Enemy Analysis - To succeed, you must know your enemy. Elemental
weaknesses, damage type weaknesses, lethal attacks, tactics for
melee and ranged fighters, tactics for defeating foes using the
terrain, story significance, item drops all will be revealed.
Weapons & Equipment - Weapons, Armor and Magic are all
covered in exhaustive detail. Full stats, locations, upgrade paths
and usage strategies are provided so you can easily compare all of
the options when choosing which equipment to use and how to upgrade
Item Data - Complete item lists reveal every last consumable,
accessory, upgrading material and offensive item. Quickly discover
where to find each one, how to make the most of them, and how to
defend yourself when they are used against you
Lore Index - A unique guide to help players unravel this dark,
mysterious world of Dark Souls for themselves. The Lore Index
guides players to find the clues they need to illuminate the truth,
revealing as much as required while spoiling as little as