Last updated on September 21st, 2018
Prior to the launch of Dark Souls Remastered on the Nintendo Switch hybrid console, there will be a network test which is scheduled for September 21st to 23rd.
Dark Souls Remastered Switch Network Test Scheduled For September 21st to 23rd
Those who want to take Dark Souls Remastered for a test drive on the Switch, can download the client from the Nintendo eShop now for free. The test was announced via Bandai Namco US Twitter account:
Be one of the first to die in Dark Souls: Remastered on #NintendoSwitch & download the network test today! Test will be playable between 5PM-9PM PDT on 9/21, 9/22, & 9/23 with Nintendo Switch Online. (Currently, a free 7-day trial of Nintendo Switch Online is available as well!) pic.twitter.com/AT0YFkufMv
— Bandai Namco US (@BandaiNamcoUS) September 19, 2018
The network test will be available during these times as follows:
- September 21 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. PT
- September 22 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. PT
- September 23 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. PT
- September 21 from 19:00 to 23:00 CEST
- September 22 from 19:00 to 23:00 CEST
- September 23 from 19:00 to 23:00 CEST
- September 21 from 18:00 to 22:00 JST
- September 22 from 18:00 to 22:00 JST
- September 23 from 18:00 to 22:00 JST
Those who take part in the network test will be taken to the Undead Parish, being able to access single-player and multiplayer content. Switch players should note Nintendo have launched their Online Service and will need to subscribe in order to access online multiplayer features. You can try a 7 day trial for free and be able to play this weekend.
Dark Souls Remastered launched earlier this year for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC back in May and will now launch on the Nintendo Switch on October 19, 2018.
If you’re heading to the Undead Parish you should check out what we thought of the game in our Dark Souls Remastered Review: Nostalgia In 4K on PS4. If you’re looking for a guide be sure to read our Dark Souls Remastered Game Progress Guide. For all your Dark Souls needs, visit our Dark Souls wiki.
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