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Soul Diary, Souls 4-20 2

Soul Diary, Souls 4-20

[This post, the last of my Soul Diary, contains spoilers for the first two sections of the first world of Demon’s Souls] Life Two, Soul Four After my triumph against the Phalanx, I had some dough (souls) to spend. The one thing that sounded particularly appealing to me is upgrading my luck to increase the frequency and quality of the items that enemies dropped. To do this, I talked to the previously mentioned cute, blind goth lady who allowed me to buy increases in my attributes with the souls that I earned. I increased my vitality a bit but, mostly,...

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Soul Diary, Soul 4

[This post contains spoilers for the first two sections of the first world of Demon’s Souls] Life One, Soul Four After failing to properly heed the advice of the dead guy I watched fall off a narrow path and falling to the same fate mere moments later, my fourth soul respawned at the beginning of the world. Soul Four felt like a winner. I retracted my steps back to the narrow path on the outer side of the castle wall, regained my soul by touching the blood splatter where I had died (gaining back the money I lost by dying...

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Soul Diary, Souls 1-3

[This post contains spoilers for the tutorial and first section of the first world of Demon’s Souls] This face was the face of my introduction to Demon’s Souls. Then I made him normal again and we got on well. Life One, Soul One I took my more normal character and walked through the tutorial, adhering to the various concise messages plastered throughout. I walked, I rolled, I sprinted, I thrust, I parried and riposted. Then I learned about strong attacks and I enjoyed running up to various enemies and strong attacking them in the face. I then laughed as they...