Burnout Paradise Remastered Headed to Switch in 2020

Burnout Paradise Remastered Headed to Switch in 2020 - News

by William D'Angelo , posted 1 day ago / 700 Views

Publisher Electronic Arts and developer Criterion Games announced Burnout Paradise Remastered will launch for the Nintendo Switch in 2020. The game is out now for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC. 

Here is an overview of the game:

The multi-million selling Burnout franchise races onto Nintendo Switch for the first time ever.

Make action your middle name as you rule the open streets of Paradise City, in Burnout Paradise Remastered. Test the limits of skill and endurance as you push the boundaries of speed itself. Hurtle through hectic downtown avenues to wild mountain roads. Smash through traffic, wreck your opponents, and use the open city to find shortcuts. Leave your friends in the dust and define your route to victory—or crash out in spectacular and devastating effect.
Packed with eight pieces of extra content, with 130-plus vehicles, new areas to explore such as Big Surf Island, and hundreds of online challenges, embrace high-octane stunts and wanton destruction in one of the greatest arcade racers. Fully optimized for the Nintendo Switch in 60 frames per second, including pinch-and-pull map control for ease of navigation. Burnout Paradise Remastered is the ultimate driving playground to play with friends or on-the-go.

Key Features:

  • The Ultimate Driving Playground – Throw out that driver’s handbook and blaze your own path to victory, leaving a trail of speed and destruction across the streets. Send your car launching, spinning, and smashing through traffic. Leave a very expensive trail of wreckage in your rearview. Race hard and crash harder, wrecking your friends online, or joining forces in hundreds of online challenges
  • The Definitive Burnout Paradise Experience – Burnout Paradise Remastered delivers the complete original game and 8 main DLC packs, including Big Surf Island, Burnout Bikes, and the Cops and Robbers pack. With new locations, challenges, and 130-plus vehicles to explore, from hot rods to vintage classics—ready to race and ready to wreck!
  • Full-Throttle Graphics – Experience high-octane races and cinematic crashes in glorious 60 FPS. Fully optimized for the Nintendo Switch, Burnout Paradise Remastered delivers high resolution textures and a range of technical enhancements for greater visual fidelity and ease-of-play, including pinch-and-pull map control

A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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SanAndreasX (1 day ago)

EA making a game for a Nintendo console? That was totally unexpected.

SKMBlake (1 day ago)

5th game from EA so far.

No9tro (1 day ago)

This makes me so immensely happy!!

Kwaidd (23 hours ago)

How does this game compare to say NFS Most wanted or Underground? Criterion did a pretty decent job on Most Wanted (Wii U)