Dark Souls III

Dark Souls III is the sequel to Dark Souls and Dark Souls II. It was officially revealed at E3 2015 and was released March 24th 2016 in Japan.



Getting Started

  • Visit the Getting Started page for information on how to get started with Dark Souls III speedrunning.
  • Visit the Rules page to find the rules for speedrunning Dark Souls III
  • Visit the General Information page to find general information for speedrunning Dark Souls III
  • Visit the Glitches and Skips page to find a list of Glitches and Skips in Dark Souls III
  • Visit the Routes page to find available route notes for different speedrun categories of Dark Souls III
  • Visit the Boss Strategies page to find strategies and help for fighting bosses in the speedrun of Dark Souls III


  • Any%: Finishing the game as quickly as possible using any means necessary. (No cheats and game modification outside of community accepted mods and modifications.)
  • Any% No TearDrop Finishing the game as fast as quickly as possible without using the Tear Drop Glitch.
  • All Bosses: Finishing the game and defeating every boss in the game. This category includes defeating the DLCDownloadable Content bosses. All Bosses No DLC is a different category.
  • Miscellaneous Categories: An overview of all other miscellaneous categories in Dark Souls III

World Records

Note: All times are, as stated above, In-game time.

Utilities and Resources

External Resources