If you are looking to participate in Dark Souls Remastered network test, Bandai Namco is holding a stress test in certain regions around the world for gamers to try out. Dark Souls Remastered is set to release this year for PC via Steam, PS4, and Xbox One on May 25th, while the Switch version will launch this summer.
Taking a look over to darksouls.jp we learn that the network test program for PS4 and Xbox One of Dark Souls Remastered will kick-off on May 11th and May 12th. Should PS4 and Xbox One owners choose to download the test, a segment of the game will be available to test for free.
Speaking of the network stress test being free to download and play, its main purpose is meant to weigh how stable the game will be at launch and manage the game’s online capabilities on said day.
PS4 and Xbox One potential participants can check out the following regions and times of Dark Souls Remastered’s stress test:
The network test client for Japan is currently available for download. The download portals can be found on the Japanese PS Store and Xbox Games Store, which will be up on May 11th at 19:00 to 22:00 JST, and May 12th from 19:00 to 22:00 JST.
The North American network test client will be available for download on the PS Store and Xbox Games Store on May 1st. Times for the stress test starts on May 11th from 6:00 P.M. to 12:00 A.M. PT, and May 12th from 6:00 P.M. to 12:00 A.M. PT.
As of this writing, no information on the European client has surfaced yet.
As for the Switch network test of Dark Souls Remastered, it will be held at a later date and time. Finally, you can learn more about this game by hitting up bandainamcoent.eu.