Soul Level does not matter in summoning - it is purely Soul Memory that affects it. NG shares the same exact ranges as NG+. The Soul Memory threshold flattens out at 45m. Once you pass this threshold, you can summon and be summoned by anyone else past it, regardless of how large the gap!
Does NG+ affect summoning ds2?
Yes you can. Thats what Im doing. Im at 6 mil and havent went into ng+ yet but I get summoned into ng+ regularly. That is great to know.
Can NG+ Play with Ng Dark Souls 2?
New Game Plus is a mechanic of Dark Souls 2 that allows players to reset their journey but continue on with the same character, facing against tougher opponents and becoming stronger in the process. The second playthrough is referred to as NG+, the third NG+2, etc., going all the way to NG+7.
Does NG+ start automatically ds2?
The game will not automatically start the next playthrough once the final boss is defeated, you can start NG+ from the bonfire in Majula. There are new items exclusive to NG+ and beyond, such as higher level rings.
Do bonfire ascetics carry over to NG+?
PSA: Bonfire Ascetics Carry to New Game+!!