Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen for PS4, Xbox One Release Date Revealed

Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen for PS4, Xbox One Release Date Revealed - News

by William D'Angelo, posted on 11 August 2017 / 6,458 Views

Capcom announced Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen will launch for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on October 3 in North America and Europe.

View the latest trailer below:

Here is an overview of the game:

Based in an epic fantasy setting, Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen combines exhilarating and deep combat with the freedom to explore and interact in this rich and detailed world. Choose between nine different classes and embark on your own adventure along with three AI companions, known as Pawns. These allies fight independently, develop alongside your character, and can be shared or borrowed online in exchange for treasure, tips and more.

This version contains the original Dragon’s Dogma along with all additional content from its expansion Dark Arisen, including the Bitterblack Isle area, filled with challenging new enemies and quests, and additional high level weapons and armour sets.


A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.


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5 Comments

COKTOE (on 11 August 2017)

Oooh boy. I loved DDDA on the PS3. Very much looking forward to playing it again with a higher frame rate/resolution.


finalrpgfantasy (on 11 August 2017)

Any word on what resolution and frame rate the game will play?


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COKTOE (on 11 August 2017)

That actually hasn't been specified yet, but going from the trailer, it's gotten a bump from 720 to 1080, and the frame rate is better. To what degree I can't say. Looks like everything else is the same, which is fine by me. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qGrGtFX1P-Y


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COKTOE (on 11 August 2017)

No, that hasn't been specified yet. Going from the reveal trailer, it looks like a bump from 720 to 1080, and the frame rate is probably a locked 30. Not sure about any other possible improvements. It doesn't look like an overly ambitious upgrade, but I'm fine with that.


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COKTOE (on 11 August 2017)

Geez. That first one wouldn't post, now there it is.


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DroidKnight (on 11 August 2017)

I put this game off in the past...now I have no excuse.


Bristow9091 (on 11 August 2017)

Yay a release date, can't wait to jump back into this for the first time in five years, and play the Dark Arisen content since I never owned it!


Mystro-Sama (on 11 August 2017)

Been waiting forever for this and now i've kinda lost interest...


Naum (on 11 August 2017)

Wont get it again, once for PS3 and the recent PC version is enough. well I might get it if they make a Switch version.


Chazore (on 12 August 2017)

Not sure why you were downvoted for speaking your part.


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