Dark Souls, the infuriating, beautiful, spirit-crushing and ultimately life-affirming 2011 game by From Software, is the best game of the current generation.
It is currently $7.50 on the Steam summer sale. That's the same price as a mediocre sandwich. Here, you get 70 hours of sublimity. If you've never played it, now is the time.
Joe Bernstein is a senior technology reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York. Bernstein reports on and writes about the gaming industry and web culture.
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