This week, the Nintendo Direct stream gave us some exciting news for upcoming Nintendo Switch titles, and lucky for us that also included some games coming to PC too, including some remasters of classic games like Actraiser and Castlevania, and both are now available on Steam.
Both Konami and Square Enix announced remasters of some beloved classics, including Actraiser Renaissance and the Castlevania Advance Collection, featuring remastered graphics as well as some quality of life improvements and even some new content for these beloved classics.
Actraiser Renaissance includes remastered visuals, plus an “upgrade” to the soundtrack though you can stick to the original if you want, as well as new save game features, new difficulty levels, and even new content like “new stories, expanded action and realm management gameplay, additional action stages, an all-new realm, and a new, powerful boss!”
The Castlevania Advance Collection includes 4 classic titles such as Circle of the Moon, Harmony of Dissonance, Aria of Sorrow, and even Dracula X. New features some modern quality of life updates like Rewind, Save/Load, and Replay, as well as a “handy Encyclopedia”, Music Player, and you can even change the ROM region to play different versions of the same games.
What do you think? Are you excited to see these beloved classics on PC with new features? Which game/collection are you most interested in? And what new features are you most excited for? Let us know!