The cycle of sacrificing humanity and ones own self to kindle the First Flame begins in Dark Souls I with the death of Gwyn. I actualy didn't realize it. GMҞ. Apr 24, 2016 @ 2:17am Dark. Now I don't know the plot of DS2, but I believe that its safe to assume that the canon ending is also kindling the bonfire again in the Kiln. Most people from what I've read tend to agree that the linking of the fire ending is the "canon ending" for Dark Souls 2. Only dust and ash is left, nobody else is alive. I Am Sofa King We Todd Ed. There are two possible ending for Dark Souls: "To Link the Fire" and "The Dark Lord". For Dark Souls II on the PlayStation 3, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Dark Souls canon ending?" Dark Souls I's overarching theme is about the start of the cycle. I'm looking for the best ending in terms of morality. If you are looking for a quick overview of the game's walkthrough , follow our recommended Game Progress Route. #1. The Chosen Undead may choose to perpetuate the Age of Fire, or instead bring about the Age of Dark.There are no other requirements, aside from defeating the final boss, to access either ending. Scratch that. I just thout to myself " I don't care what about to the Devs made. You do realize that the Ringed City is not only the canon ending of Dark Souls 3, but the entire word of the Dark Souls series, right? Spoilers to those who have not played Dark Souls 1 and 2 and 3. #2. It makes you work for it. Read at your own risk. DARK SOULS™ III > General Discussions > Topic Details. It IS canon, just takes place in an intermittent period long after DS1 and long before DS3. For other uses, see Ending (disambiguation). I have never played Dark Souls 1 but read enough to get the gist of it. Apr 24, 2016 @ 2:15am What do you think is the canon ending? To Link the Fire and The Dark Lord are the two endings that can be chosen in Dark Souls. Endings for Dark Souls and Dark Souls Remastered offers detailed guides on being able to acquire the various endings of the story. < > Showing 1-8 of 8 comments . Loli_Authority. So I like how fuzzy the story is in the game. Link the fire again or set the world to darkness? Apr 24, 2016 @ 2:17am Secret Betrayal. To me this is the real ending." - Page 2.