After months of silence that followed his official announcement, GoldenEye 007 officially debuts on Xbox and Nintendo Switch next Friday, January 27. While Nintendo’s console will get the classic version of the game, complete with online multiplayer, Microsoft’s platform will get a release with updated graphics.
The RARE-developed classic had been confirmed for a September 2022 release, but no date had been shared at the time. while you’re on xbox the game should make its debut directly on GamePassaccess on Nintendo Switch will be a bit more restricted by comparison.
To play 007 GoldenEye on the Nintendo platform, A valid subscription to the Switch Online + Add-on Pack plan is required, which costs R$ 262.99 per year in the individual plan. Regardless of the platform chosen, the game must keep its original content and mission structures intact.
The Xbox version will bring 4K graphics
While on Xbox, the shooter will lose its online mode, it should make up for it with some modern features. RARE promises that this version will bring a new achievement system, graphics running in native 4K resolution. and frames per second increments.
Also, on both platforms 007 GoldenEye has been adjusted to fit displays with an aspect ratio of 16:9. While the game will be available in the Game Pass catalog, it will also be added to the catalog for free for everyone who owns a digital copy of the RARE Replay Collection.
Originally developed for the Nintendo 64, the shooter made its official debut on August 23, 1997. Inspired by the events of the film of the same name, revolutionized the FPS genre on desktop consoles, proving that it was possible to play them well on a controller at a time when the genre was strictly tied to the PC universe.
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