Servers Down for Dark Souls 3 Patch 1.40 Coming Tonight


Bandi Namco announced earlier today that the anticipated Dark Souls 3 1.40 patch will be coming tonight, and will bring with it death and destruction- wait no, that’s incorrect- but the servers will go down for a short while. You can organize your cooperative monster slaying around the times listed below:

Server Down Times:

  • PlayStation 4 – 4PM to 6PM PDT
  • Xbox One – 4PM to 10PM PDT
  • PC – 11PM to 1 AM PDT

You can also review the full patch notes here too:

Dark Souls 3 – Patch 1.40 Notes:

  • Item collection during multiplayer while accessing NPC and Covenant Alter is now working as intended.
  • Conditions for optional events is eased.
  • Conditions to get Rosaria’s Finger is eased.
  • If they haven’t visited the Untended Grave, players will not be teleported there.
  • Kicks cannot be parried.
  • The Crystal Sage will appropriately re-appear even after he has warped.
  • The Dragonslayer Armour won’t die before the battle.
  • Knight Slayer Tsorig will no longer gesture unintendedly.
  • Siegward of Catarina will now be able to properly rescue Greirat once conditions are met.
  • If the player is equipped with a ring that increases Max HP, stats will now be properly reflected when opening the equipment screen.
  • The voice chat icon will now be displayed properly under the covenant panel.
  • Items, bonfire, and the “Quit Game” option are now appropriately active even when disconnecting online.
  • If the game disconnects during a multiplayer session, it will no longer crash and return to the title screen.
  • Other issues causing crashes and returning to the title screen have been fixed.
  • Adjustments of the balance of game, improvements of performance and various bug fixes. have been made
  • The range of the matching level of the Blade of the Darkmoon and the Blue Sentinels have been adjusted.
  • The efficiency of the following categories has been adjusted: Short Sword, Twinsword, and Magic.
  • Other game balance improvement and bug fixes.

Still haven’t picked up a copy Dark Souls 3? Check out our “Dark Souls 3 – Before You Buy” video below or read our review round-up.