Bandai Namco announced the release date for Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin. The add-on content will release on April 2, 2015 on Steam for Direct X11 enabled PCs, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. The latest screens below gives player an idea as to what to expect in the new DLC.

To reward the Dark Souls community, a new patch is now available for current Dark Souls II owners for free. The update will give players access to The Scholar, a new NPC to shed new light on the Dark Souls II story, along with expanded item descriptions, online matchmaking improvements and other gameplay tweaks.