The best games like Dark Souls to play in 2022

Whether offering fast cars or loaded guns, these are our favorite games like the Grand Theft Auto series

From Elden Ring to Salt and Sanctuary, here are the best games like FromSoftware's genre-defining classic

Read on if you want to play not only the best FromSoftware titles, but the best games like Dark Souls from other studios, too... 

One of the best action games of all-time. FromSoftware built on everything it learned with Dark Souls, then stuffed all of that knowledge into an incredible open world.

Elden Ring

Platform(s): PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One

This is another Souls-like that adapts a lot of lessons from Miyazaki’s work but puts enough meaningful spin on them to keep you interested. Predictably, bosses are brutual.

Nioh Remastered

Platform(s): PC, PS5

Salt and Sanctuary was one of the first games to take on the Souls template in a different setting and really succeed, and the game has become a cult indie hit because of it.

Salt and Sanctuary

Platform(s): PC, PS4, Switch

Put down your axe and pick up a samurai sword to take on From Software's latest, a wildly different, extra slashy take on the Souls formula.

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

Platform(s): PC, PS4, Xbox One

A surprise smash hit that dropped in late 2018, Motion Twin's Dead Cells is a mix of Roguelike and Metroidvania that opts to graft some of the Souls magic to color its world.

Dead Cells

Platform(s): PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, Switch

Dark Souls defined the rules of an entire genre until Bloodborne came along and broke the rickety wheel. Its explosive combat encourages constant, dizzying aggression. 


Platform(s): PS4
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