Savant – Ascent, the Remaster of Owlboy Developer’s Debut Title, Coming to Nintendo Switch This Summer

New stages, bosses, power-ups and soundtrack.

D-Pad Studios might be best known for its story-based platformer Owlboy, but it is worth remembering that the developers were in fact behind another game prior to this, Savant – Ascent, and, neatly, that game is about to turn ten years old.

So what exactly does turning ten mean for this gorgeous shoot-em-up platformer? Well, a tenth-anniversary remastered edition is on its way and it’s bringing with it a boatload of new content.

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Owlboy developer D-Pad Studio has announced the upcoming release of Savant – Ascent, a remastered version of their debut title, coming to the Nintendo Switch this summer. The game was originally released in 2013 and has since become a cult classic.

Savant – Ascent is an action-platformer with a unique twist. Players take on the role of Savant, a young wizard who must battle his way through hordes of enemies and challenging platforming sections. The game features a unique soundtrack, hand-drawn pixel art, and a variety of weapons and spells to help you on your journey.

The remastered version of Savant – Ascent will feature improved visuals, a new soundtrack, and a host of new content. This includes new levels, enemies, and bosses. The game will also feature an improved control scheme, allowing for more precise movement and combat.

The game will also feature a variety of new features, such as local co-op play, online leaderboards, and achievements. These features will allow players to compete against each other and show off their skills.

Savant – Ascent is sure to be a hit on the Nintendo Switch this summer. With its unique blend of action-platforming and RPG elements, it’s sure to be an enjoyable experience for both fans of the original game and newcomers alike. So make sure to keep an eye out for Savant – Ascent when it releases this summer!