The new Dark Souls trailer shows some not only the release date for the title of October 2011 but some interesting gameplay of what to expect from the end game.
Details claim it is not a narrative driven RPG but has a story line to follow, playing as an “undying” come back from the dead to be a social outcast.
Dark Souls will feature an improved oath system and with better healing locations allowing for less frustrating deaths. The title will feature 60+ hours of gameplay, with no DLC planned of as yet that could be boosted above 60 hours. Additionally a demo is not planned of as yet, however there is a Namco Bandi press conference this morning, so expect some more information from there.