VIRTUOS CONTRIBUTES TO DARK SOULS™: REMASTERED ON NINTENDO SWITCH™

2018/11/01

VIRTUOS CONTRIBUTES TO DARK SOULS™: REMASTERED ON NINTENDO SWITCH™

Singapore – October 2018 – The Nintendo Switch version of DARK SOULS™: REMASTERED which was co-developed by BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment, FromSoftware and Virtuos was officially released on October 18.

DARK SOULS™: REMASTERED is a remastered version of action RPG 「DARK SOULS」which was released in 2011. It keeps thrilling game play of the original version and pursues essential fun of RPG game such as nervousness of exploring dungeons, fear of encountering enemies, excitement of new discoveries. Available now on the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One and PC via STEAM.

DARK SOULS™: REMASTERED is the third released title which Virtuos has developed on Nintendo Switch. On this title, we pushed the boundaries of optimization and resolution on this platform and optimized by adding new adjustments. The team enhanced the graphics to support 1080P resolution in TV mode and added new functions such as gesture-based controls, HD rumble and amiibo. And now with the Nintendo Switch version, you will be able to enjoy this classic dark fantasy game filled with despair and threaded by hope anytime and anywhere.

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Dark Souls™: Remastered & ©BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. / ©2011-2018 FromSoftware, Inc.

 

About Virtuos

Founded in 2004, Virtuos Holdings Pte. Ltd. is a leading videogame content production company with operations in Singapore, China, Vietnam, Canada, France, Japan, Ireland and the United States. With 1,500 full-time professionals, Virtuos specializes in game development and 3D art production for AAA consoles, PC and mobile titles, enabling its customers to generate additional revenue and achieve operational efficiency. For over a decade, Virtuos has successfully delivered high quality content for over 1,100 projects and its customers include 18 of the top 20 digital entertainment companies worldwide. For more information, please visit: www.virtuosgames.com

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