Ahead of its announcement, leaks have revealed Dark Souls III release date and special editions. The release date is April 12th, 2016. You can get either the Collector’s Edition or the Prestige Edition. The collector’s edition includes the game, soundtrack, metal case, collector’s box, hardcover artbook, a red knight figurine, and a cloth game map. The prestige edition includes the same items, except instead of a red knight figurine, there is a larger Lord of Cinder figurine.