Boletaria

Preface As the first castle map to lie at the core of a Souls setting, Boletaria could have easily been made just a generic medieval European-style kingdom. Instead, it became a deconstruction of that romantic image, setting the brutal tone for game Director Hidetaka Miyazaki’s first fantasy title. In fact, in terms of pure attention […]

Gundyr

Gundyr wears “very” old cast-iron armor, with the helmet being made to resemble the face of a king wearing his crown. This implies that Gundyr himself is a king — any warrior of lesser status would be dangerously disrespecting the lord he actually served, otherwise. Indeed, his name “Gunda” (グンダ) possibly derives from Gundahar, (グンダハール) […]