Ages 13+

"Dark Souls" of X: What Makes a Successful Souls Successor?

Beyond being a punishingly hard masterwork in its own right, Hidetaka Miyazaki’s Dark Souls series is remarkable for establishing a style so iconic that there’s now a "Dark Souls" of just about anything you can think of. But what does it take to be a proper successor to Dark Souls, inspired by the landmark series without being a shameless ripoff? Join the game analysts of With a Terrible Fate in a panel that attempts to answer this question by exploring three different-yet-similar masterpieces that would have been impossible without Dark Souls: Hollow Knight, Code Vein, and Nioh.

Panelists

Aaron Suduiko [Founder; Chief Video Game Analyst, With a Terrible Fate], Dan Hughes [Video Game Analyst, With a Terrible Fate], Matt McGill [Video Game Analyst, With a Terrible Fate]