Download Dark Souls: Remastered's Network Test Before May 8th

By Kelly Packard,
Bandai Namco has made Dark Souls: Remastered's network test available to download. Although the network test will not be live until May 11th, it can already been downloaded right now, and no players will be able to download the test past May 8th. The network test will be limited to the Undead Parish location, and players can summon co-op partners or invade others' games.

Dark Souls: Remastered

Bandai Namco released a statement with all the need-to-know information about the test:

  • What: DARK SOULS: REMASTERED Network Test for PlayStation 4 system and Xbox One
  • When: May 11th and May 12th from 6:00pm PDT to 11:59pm PDT each day for the Americas
  • How: Download the DARK SOULS: REMASTERED Network Test client from May 1st through 11:59pm PDT on May 8th on PlayStation 4 system and Xbox One (Xbox Gold subscription required to participate) to be part of the test. At 11:59pm PDT on May 8th the network test client will be removed, and no new participants will be accepted.
The network test can be downloaded from the Xbox store at this link. Dark Souls: Remastered will officially release on May 25th, a couple of weeks after the network test concludes.

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Kelly Packard
Written by Kelly Packard
In a few descriptors: college student, longtime gamer, writer and junk food enthusiast. I contribute to TrueAchievements as a news writer and reviewer. Usually, you can find me knee-deep in a multiplayer game while ignoring my growing backlog or on one forum or another discussing all things gaming.