The servers for the dark souls series has been offline for PC players for months due to a remote code execution (RCE) exploit that could allow hackers to take over your computer, but developer FromSoftware is in the process of restoring the servers, according to an PC gamer article published on friday†
“We are currently in the process of restoring the online servers for the dark souls series on PC,” FromSoftware told: PC gamer in an email. “We plan to gradually restore the online service for each game, bringing servers back for Dark Souls 3 once we have completed the necessary work to resolve the issue. We will provide additional updates once the recovery schedule is complete. We would like to thank all our players for your patience and understanding as we work to resolve this issue.”
Bandai Namco spokesperson Hiro Ito shared the same FromSoftware statement with us when we asked for comment, clarifying that Dark Souls 3 will be the first game to have its servers restored. However, it is not yet clear when exactly the restoration will start.
on February 9, Bandai Namco and FromSoftware said: in a message on the dark souls Twitter account that they had identified “the cause” of the problems, were “working to fix” them and that the dark souls games on PC would remain offline until after the February 25 release of Elden Ring† The two companies also said they had ensured that “the necessary security measures are in place for” [Elden Ring] on all target platforms.”