From the thoughts behind Dark Souls on a banana.
In the grand custom of individuals modding their favorite video video games to be performed with essentially the most wildly inappropriate controller possible, one plucky gent is at the moment sprinting and squatting his approach via Dark Souls 3 utilizing Nintendo’s Ring Fit Adventure peripheral.
Developer From Software’s notoriously difficult Dark Souls sequence has lengthy been a favorite for atypical controller larks, after all; we have seen Dark Souls accomplished utilizing a bongo controller, its sequel bested utilizing a guitar controller, and half 3 has impressed makes an attempt utilizing two dance mats, a Wii steering wheel, even a bunch of precise bananas.
As it occurs, these latter three efforts had been all of the work of only one man – modder SuperLouis64, beforehand often known as A Twerking Yoshi – and now he is at it once more, this time combining Dark Souls 3 with Ring Fit Adventure’s pleasingly squeezable controller.
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This is not SuperLouis64’s first rodeo with the Ring Fit Adventure controller, nevertheless; he is already used it to tangle with the likes of Mario Kart eight and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, however Dark Souls 3 might be his most difficult endeavour but.
And in case you’re questioning how the entire thing works in sensible phrases, key Dark Souls 3 management components have been remapped to significantly extra energetic equivalents on the ring controller: motion is now solely attainable whereas working on the spot (the mod even examine to verify your knees are sufficiently excessive and you are not dishonest), squeezing the ring performs an assault, and squatting downward chugs again an Estus Flask.
So far, SuperLouis64 has managed to jog, squeeze, and squat his approach via a sizeable portion of the sport – most just lately besting Lothric Castle’s Dragonslayer Armour in a flurry of flailing knees – an effort that is proved to be as sweatily exhausting because it has spectacular, judging by the accompanying livestream movies.
You can see SuperLouis64’s ring-based makes an attempt to wrap up the rest of Dark Souls 3 over on Twitch, and his earlier modding oddities are viewable over on YouTube.