According to reports, Dark Souls Remastered for PC will be available with 50% discount for those who own Dark Souls: Prepare To Die Edition.
The promotion allows you to purchase the game at the price of $19.99 instead of $39.99, offer valid only for those who already own the PC version of the original title.
It is not clear at the moment whether the initiative is valid only in the United States or even in Europe and if it involves only Steam, the Bandai Namco store or (also) other digital retailers.
The fact that Dark Souls is considered as a very popular brand should not surprise anyone. Players will be able to enjoy it again in higher quality. The author’s announcement supplemented the details, where the original went at 720p/30 fps, the new versions will go upto the following:
1. The PC will run the game at native 4K/60fps.
2. Xbox One and PS4 will run at 1080p/60fps.
3. Xbox One X and PS4 will run at 4K/60fps.
4. The Switch version will run at a 1080p/30fps in docked mode and 720p/30fps in handheld mode.
HDR support will also be added. Remaster does not just end up with graphics enhancements, but the game delivers online support for up to 6 players (initially up to 4) and officially dedicated servers, making Bandai Namco opening the door to bigger online support.
Dark Souls: Remastered includes both the original content of the original game and the DLC Artorias of the Abyss.
Dark Souls Remastered will be available in from May 24 in the retail format on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch, the PC edition will be released instead on May 25 on Steam along with digital versions for consoles.