"Dark Souls: Remastered" Revealed for Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and PC

The company revealed that not only is a remastered version of Dark Souls in the works, but that it will actually be getting a release on Switch.

The critically acclaimed RPG was previously available on PS3, Xbox 360 and PC before being followed-up by two similarly beloved sequels.

Dark Souls Remastered is due out on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Switch on May 25.

Why all the resolution talk?

Bandai Namco has announced that Dark Souls: Remastered will be inviting courageous adventurers to revisit the unsafe realm of Lordran, when it launches for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch and PC this May. According to the Dark Souls website, the set will retail for 49,800 yen which is roughly $447.20.


Rumours have persisted that FromSoftware classic Dark Souls, and potentially its sequel, could be in line for high-profile remasters on current systems, and a potentially new leak is causing fan speculation to go into overdrive. The game was shown alongside a number of other new versions of older games for Switch, including cult hit The World Ends With You, Super Nintendo classic Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze and Hyrule Warriors.

We're likely to hear an official announcement concerning pricing soon, as the game is set to launch on May 25.

If one were so inclined, now is as good a time as any to praise the sun.

It's a big day for fans of the Dark Souls franchise. There will be a separate team entirely for Dark Souls, like how the DOOM port was handled, for the Nintendo Platform to make sure that the game is adapted to the unique controls in the most effective way possible.

The multiplayer functionality has been bolstered as well, allowing up to six players to join together in a single session for jolly cooperation, up from the maximum of three in the original. More than anything else, though, it's great that Bandai Namco finally listened to what fans have asking about for years and made a decision to remaster Dark Souls 1 at all. The resolution is reported to be "upscaled" to 4k on PS4 Pro and Xbox One X, with the enhanced consoles also supporting HDR.

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