There were rumors last 2017 but now Nintendo has confirmed it — Dark Souls is coming to the Nintendo Switch!
Dark Souls Remastered
Yes, you are reading this correctly — Dark Souls is going to be released on the fastest-selling console on the U.S.!
Video game company From Software gave viewers a taste of how the well-loved action role-playing game will look like on the Switch.
The short clip shows what seems to be the protagonist of the Souls series, warming himself up in a small campfire in the dark.
Dark Souls Remastered promises an improved frame rate and resolution for Switch users. The game will also come with the Atorias of the Abyss DLC on its release come Spring 2018.
Dark Souls Remastered is coming to the Nintendo Switch on May 25, 2018.
Nintendo Direct Mini
The announcement of Dark Souls Remastered, as well as other Nintendo titles, came from the Nintendo Direct Mini today, January 11, 2018.
The Nintendo Direct Mini is a quick presentation to give Nintendo fans an overview of what’s to come for the early part of the year. Expect the following titles for 2018:
- The World Ends With You Remixed (2018)
- Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition (Spring 2018)
- Mario Tennis Aces (Spring 2018)
- Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA (Summer 2018)
- SNK HEROINES ~Tag Team Frenzy~ (Summer 2018)
PAYDAY 2 (February 27, 2018)
- Fe (February 16, 2018)
- Celeste (January 25)
- Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (May 4, 2018)
- Dark Souls Remastered (May 25, 2018)
Downloadable content for existing games has also been announced on the Nintendo Direct Mini. We have:
- Pokkén Tournament DLC
- Break Out the Balloons (Super Mario Odyssey DLC)
- Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle DLC
No announcements were made before the Nintendo Direct Mini, but the company dropped a huge hint a day before the Mini happened.
Which gaming title should be ported next to the Nintendo Switch?