Buy Dark Souls 3 for the Xbox One digitally, get a backwards compatible version of the original Dark Souls for free.
The Australian Xbox Store let slip the neat bonus via Reddit
, and we expect Microsoft and publisher Bandai Namco to make an official announcement soon.
Much like other game franchises that have offered a similar bonus, it’s a limited-time offer, and the game will be delivered via a code in 7-10 days after purchasing it.
The original Xbox 360 Dark Souls will also be available to play on Xbox One, regardless of whether or not it’s the latest iteration. You won’t be required to get it as part of a package.
Dark Souls 3
releases on April 12 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. According to series creator Hidetaka Miyazaki, it marks the end of the Dark Souls saga. Is it a must have for you?