Following an earlier leak, Dark Souls III has been officially announced at Microsoft's E3 Press Event, debuting with a CG trailer. While there hasn't been any clarification of several the details from the leaked information, we know that the title is set to release early next year.
In addition, there is currently no word on if series creator Hidetaka Miyazaki is involved with this entry.
Bandai Namco has put up a direct-feed version of the trailer, which confirms a PC release and Miyazaki's involvement, and reveals that Dark Souls III is set to be the last in the Dark Souls series. We also have high resolution screenshots and artwork in the gallery.
As fires fade and the world falls into ruin, developer FROMSOFTWARE and director Hidetaka Miyazaki continue their critically-acclaimed and genre-defining series with Dark Souls III.
Atmospheric visuals: Dynamic lighting and particle effects immerse you into a dark fantasy world of ruin.
Interconnected Worlds: expertly crafted world encourages players to explore vast and breathtaking landscapes.
Sword action: diversifies combat action allowing players to craft their own unique play style.
Unique Online System: Evolution of trademark online multiplayer functionality that seamlessly integrates online interactions into single player story.