Dark Souls Remastered For Nintendo Switch Delayed To Fall 2018, Release Date Confirmed

Dark Souls Remastered for Nintendo Switch was originally set to launch alongside the PS4, Xbox One, and PC version, but it was later delayed to Summer 2018. Bandai Namco has now confirmed the release date for it today also delaying it from the initial Summer 2018 release window to Fall 2018.

Dark Souls Remastered will now launch just a week before Red Dead Redemption 2, which is out on October 25th. If you are waiting for a Nintendo Switch port of this hardcore Souls game, then you will play it on October 19th. There is also a Solaire of Astora amiibo to go along with the launch of the game.

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Dark Souls Remastered is a complete overhaul of the original game that also launched for the PC in addition to consoles. It was originally developed by From Software but the remaster has been published by Bandai Namco. It features revamped visuals including different and improved lighting and expanded multiplayer features with the addition of more concurrent player support.

OriginalNintendo Switch
Resolution720pTV mode : 1080p
Portable mode : 720p
Frame rate30fps30fps
Online compatible players1~41~6
Online systemP2PSpecific game server
DLCSeparatedIncluded

Dark Souls Remastered on the Nintendo Switch will run at 30 FPS compared to the 60 FPS for the PS4 and Xbox One version of the game. The resolution was also confirmed to be 720p for the portable and 1080p for the docked mode.

Dark Souls Remastered will be out on October 19th for the Nintendo Switch.

Khurram Imtiaz

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