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Prepare To Die On October 19 With Dark Souls Remastered On Switch

Dark Souls Remastered is finally making its way to the Nintendo Switch on October 19. The game was originally supposed to release alongside the other consoles back in May, but it was delayed to unknown reasons. At the time of the delay Bandai Namco had said the game would still arrive later this summer. Well that target was clearly missed!

The Solaire amiibo is also coming out on the same day. A free demo that will test network connectivity is also on the way sometime prior to the game launching.



BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. today confirms that DARK SOULS™: Remastered for Nintendo Switch™ and the Solaire of Astora amiibo® will launch on October 19, 2018. An online Network Test will be scheduled for DARK SOULS: Remasteredfor Nintendo Switch prior to release. More information regarding the Network Test will be available soon.

With the unique portable capabilities of the Nintendo Switch, players will be able to experience DARK SOULS’ groundbreaking action-RPG gameplay that has inspired millions of players around the world anywhere at any time. Explore deserted castles, dark forests, decrepit towns, and many other haunting areas filled with fearsome beasts small and large. Throughout their adventures across Lordran players will build their character by strategically adapting to daunting foes while amassing a large collection of weapons, armor, magic and sorceries to wield for a truly unique playstyle.


Craig Majaski

Craig has been covering the video game industry since 1995. His work has been published across a wide spectrum of media sites. He's currently the Editor-In-Chief of Nintendo Times and contributes to Gaming Age.

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