If you are a fan of Dark Souls, you may want to check this one out. Namco Bandai has announced that registrations for the closed beta of Dark Souls 2 is now open.

In an announcement from Namco Bandai:

“Register today to experience the depth of DARK SOULS II beta and provide your valuable feedback on the network to the FROM SOFTWARE teams. Go to PlayStation Network Website or on the PlayStation Network to register and receive a ticket to access the BETA.

The first Beta round for North America and Europe/Australasia will begin on 12th October and the second round will begin on 27th October. Check DARK SOULS Facebook page  and PlayStation Network Website today and get all the details about the DARK SOULS II beta. For the first time join the dark journey with this beta and experience overwhelming enemy encounters, diabolical hazards, and the unrelenting challenge that only FROMSOFTWARE can deliver.”

Dark Souls 2 is expected to be released for the Playstation 3, Xbox 360, and PCs in March 2014.