Registrations are now open for the Dark Souls II PlayStation 3 beta.

The beta’s two rounds will begin on October 12 and October 27.

Those interested can sign up on the PlayStation Network website.

“For the first time join the dark journey with this beta and experience overwhelming enemy encounters, diabolical hazards, and the unrelenting challenge that only FromSoftware can deliver,” said publisher Namco Bandai.

Dark Souls II is due out in March next year for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Windows PC.