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Amidst Twitter Deal Uncertainty, Billionaire Elon Musk Indulges Fans With a Hilarious Dark Souls Meme

Published 05/19/2022, 10:30 AM EDT

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It is not a secret that Elon Musk is widely known for his business deals. After all, he is the CEO of Tesla Inc and Neuralink, the founder of SpaceX, and co-founder of Paypal. But what makes the man most interesting is his love for video games and bizarre tweets.

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Fans have often seen him tweeting about games such as Fortnite, Zelda, Minecraft, and Dark Souls.


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Recently, he got into a conversation with Japanese video game designer Hideo Kojima on Twitter, expressing his opinion about horror games. He spoke about Bioshock, Fear 2, and Deadspace 2. But let’s not get into much detail as the man is now focusing on Dark Souls connected tweets.

Apart from Minecraft, Zelda, and Fortnite, which other games does Elon Musk secretly like?

Last night Elon Musk shared a Dark Souls joke on his Twitter page. It read, ‘When I Uber Eats, I’m summoning them like Dark Soul.’ Well, a majority of us know what Dark Souls is, but for the ones who don’t, let me help. Dark souls is a Japanese video game series developed by FromSoftware.

It first came out on PlayStation 3 and then moved to other platforms. The most recent title was Demon’s Souls Remake, which came out in 2020. Fans had mixed reactions to this. Here’s what they had to say.


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We have seen Elon Musk talk about video games quite a few times. In fact, he has previously compared Twitter to the Dark Souls of social media, Reddit to Bloodborne, and Zelda to Instagram. So, getting another tweet about Dark Souls from him makes us nostalgic. Apart from this, he built his Boring Company prototype, inspired by Minecraft.

Elon Musk’s famous prank to Fortnite fans

Last night’s Dark Soul tweet reminds us of an incident that happened in 2018. Elon Musk, in banter with the popular game Fortnite, had tweeted fake news that claimed he bought Fortnite and deleted it to save players from eternal virginity.


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The tweet gained a lot of popularity as famous streamers such as Myth commented on his post.


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What are your thoughts about this? Have you ever played Dark Souls? Let us know in the comments section.

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Written by:

Atharv Phadke


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Atharv is an eSports writer at EssentiallySports. Currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Journalism from Mumbai University, Atharv has a keen eye for writing engaging content. He enjoys all kinds of games but thoroughly follows FPS games such as Call of Duty, Apex Legends and Fortnite.
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Pritam Priyedarshi