Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe today announced their exclusive digital pre-order programme with Xbox for Dark Souls III. For a limited time, gamers who digitally pre-order Dark Souls III on the Xbox One Store will receive the original Dark Souls; playable now on Xbox 360, or on Xbox One later via Backward Compatibility. The code for Dark Souls will be delivered to their Xbox message center in 7-10 days.
Additionally, Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe also announced a Season Pass programme for Dark Souls III. “Artorias of the Abyss” (Dark Souls) and the “The Lost Crowns” (Dark Souls II) were known for expanding the experience of Dark Souls in a meaningful way and the season pass for Dark Souls III will carry on this tradition by supporting the game with exciting new content after launch. The season pass will be available on all platforms along with a digital Deluxe Edition: which includes the main game, season pass, dynamic theme and official soundtrack. Further details will be revealed over the next few months.
Dark Souls III will be available for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC from March 24th 2016.