Although described as short in stature in their helm’s Japanese description, the Gyrm’s size is exaggerated at best. The ones we encounter all stand roughly equal to us, either slightly shorter or even a little taller. Even accounting for their enormously thick armor, they are more bulky than physically modest. Indeed, these proportions make them […]

Rat Kingdom

While giant rats are nothing new to Dark Souls, a rat kingdom certainly is. Various beasts have displayed similar intelligence to the bipedal races, with Shalquoir and Alvina from the original Dark Souls (DS1) proving that at least some are capable of speech. The snake men of the other games further demonstrate the potential for […]