From Software’s brutal RPG, Dark Souls, appears to have been blatantly ripped off by a Korean mobile game by the name of Blade.
Kotaku reports that Blade has claimed the top spot on the highest grossing chart in South Korea. Unfortunately it seems that developers, 4:33 Creative Lab are now in a bit of trouble after some gamers have noticed quite a glaring connection to Dark Souls. First of all, here’s a comparison between the promotional art for Dark Souls and Blade, respectively. This comes via Game Donga:
That looks typically Dark Souls-esque. And then there’s this:
Oh wow, that sure got awkward in a hurry.
But wait, there’s more. It looks like Blade went so far as ripping off the Dark Souls II cinematic trailer too. Check it out below:
And here’s a screen from the Blade clip, which has since been taken down:
Pretty bad, right?
Let us know what you think in the comments.