Castle Crashers Remastered Launch Date Revealed

Following the launch of Castle Crashers on last-gen Xbox consoles seven years ago, and followed by last-gen PlayStation consoles couple years later, and finally on computers four years later, The Behemoth has officially announced the latest update coming to its upcoming remastered edition of Castle Crashers, including the game's release date.

Castle Crashers Remastered features:

  • New multiplayer mini-game called Back Off Barbarian
  • Five times larger texture sizes than the original!
  • Twice the framerate of the original! (60 frames per second)
  • Performance updates and gameplay tweaks
  • Online multiplayer performance updates
  • Ability to find games easier and quicker online
The studio has also announced that the original Castle Crashers will be available on current-gen Xbox consoles as part of the company's Xbox One Backward Compatibility program, once the backward compatibility feature launches this Fall.

Castle Crashers Remastered will be available September 9 on Xbox One for $14.99. Although owners of the original game with Xbox Live Gold membership will get it September 20 for free, or for $5 starting September 21.