If you’ve been paying attention, you’ll notice that many recent announcements are for remasters coming out on the Nintendo Switch. In fact, the last Nintendo Direct featured TONS of them. Chrono-Crossto the mission before franchisee, to Klonoa. And more are probably on the way that we don’t know about, especially if some developers get their wish. Like with Nightdive Studios.
If you’re unfamiliar with the name, it’s the third-party team behind game remasters on Switch like the first two. Turok securities, earthquakeand PowerSlave Unearthed. But they wanted to make other titles for the Switch, except…
We’ve had discussions with Nintendo over the years about remastering a number of their games and they’re still afraid to work with third-party developers even after @NightdiveStudio released the first N64 games on *their* platform. https://t.co/fR0Szptoou
— Stephen Kick *PowerSteve EX* (@pripyatbeast) February 16, 2022
They even noted that the game they would like to revive via the remaster is Requiem of Eternal Darkness Reason. A game that is enjoyed by many and is definitely made for a remaster. We’ll have to see if Nintendo stops being coy about this soon.