Developer studio Aspyr has announced that they will be remastering the popular role-playing game classic Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II – The Sith Lords for Nintendo Switch. New Star Wars remaster game will be available on the Nintendo eShop on June 8th.
At the Star Wars Celebration event, the Knights of the Old Republic 2 was finally announced on Switch. In addition to all the content of the original game, it will offer higher resolution, better optimization, and even the popular modification of The Sith Lords Restored Content.
Five years after the events of Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic, the Sith Lords hunted the Jedi to the brink of extinction. Follow the light side or succumb to the dark… or just watch the announcement trailer below for Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic on Nintendo Switch.
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic 2 Release Date
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords will arrive to the Nintendo console on June 8th, and its pre-sale is available for $15 through Nintendo eShop.
The statement made by Aspyr about the game is as follows:
- A Standalone Sequel —Experience the follow-up to the acclaimed original RPG STAR WARS™: Knights of the Old Republic™ in this epic story set in the darkest days of the Old Republic.
- Choose Your Destiny —Discover your past and make difficult choices that aren’t as clear-cut as “good or evil.” Each decision can have a significant impact on your story and your squad. Will you uphold the Jedi Order or lead the Galaxy to ruin?
- Master the Force —Choose from three different classes of Jedi, each with access to specific Force powers, and customize your characters with unique skills and abilities.
- Lead Your Crew — Command a party of diverse crewmates, each with their own strengths, alignments, and nuanced back stories. Your actions will influence your crew’s destinies, but not everyone may agree with the choices you make.
We remind you that Aspyr, in collaboration with the Saber Interactive, is also preparing a full-fledged remake of Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic. However, it currently only targets the PC and PlayStation 5.