Praise the Sun! Dark Souls Remastered for Switch is Set to Launch in October

Dark Souls Remastered, Nintendo Switch, North America, US, Europe, Australia, Asia, Japan, release date, gameplay, features, price, game

Dark Souls Remastered

Nintendo™ Switch – US, EU, AU, ASIA & JAPAN

Team handheld, are you ready to finally begin your Lordran journey?

Initially, Dark Souls Remastered for Switch was supposedly set to release alongside the other versions of the game on May. Yet, last April, Bandai Namco announced that the game will be pushed back to summer 2018. And yesterday, Bandai Namco is pleased to announce the good news for the on-the-go buddies.

The wait is almost over, folks. Early yesterday morning, Bandai Namco revealed on its Twitter Account that Dark Souls Remastered is ready to be on-the-go on October 19th. Along with it, Bandai Namco also revealed that the Solaire of Astora amiibo will be released on the same day.

You can check out the official announcement below.

The Nintendo Switch version of the game will receive a 1080p resolution when docked in TV mode. And if you’re playing in the main handheld console, you’ll get a 720p resolution.

Furthermore, Dark Souls Remastered for Switch will run at 30 frames per second in both TV and handheld mode. Also, it can support up to 6 players in the online mode. And instead of a P2P system, a game server will be used to connect players online.

All DLC will also be included in this version. You can check out the specification table below, by Nintendo.

Dark Souls Remastered, Nintendo Switch, North America, US, Europe, Australia, Asia, Japan, release date, gameplay, features, price, game

Prior to its launch date, Dark Souls Remastered will undergo an online network test. However, Bandai Namco hasn’t announced its final date yet. But you should definitely take this opportunity before buying the game to see how it runs on the system.


You can pre-order the Nintendo Switch version of Dark Souls Remastered here at Reserve your copies now.


And, if you want to have a copy of the PS4 and Xbox One version of the game, you can also get it here on our website. Grab yours now.



Let’s check out how’s the gaming community went after hearing the news.

For more information about the game, you can see it here below.



  • Deep and Dark Universe – Delve into an epic dark fantasy universe stricken by decline and the Curse. Explore its intricate world design – full of hidden passages, dungeons, and secrets – and uncover its deeply rooted lore
  • Each End is a New Beginning – Each playthrough surprises you with new challenges and unexpected facets of the game. Don’t bet on completing the game only once
  • Gameplay Richness and Possibilities – Hundreds of unique combinations of weaponry, armor, magic and crafting options to create your own playstyle and gaming experience
  • The sense of Learning, Mastering, and Accomplishment – From your first steps to the mastery, build your character while refining your playing skills. Learn to strategize freely and experience the rewarding taste of overcoming daunting foes
  • The Way of the Multiplayer (Up to 6 Players with Dedicated Servers*) Whatever your motivations are to play online – collaboration or confrontation, support or betrayal – you’ll find your true home among the nine covenants. Which allegiance will you choose? *All 4 platforms will have dedicated servers. *All 4 platforms will have dedicated servers


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