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Shadow Man Remastered is a remake of the Shadow Man video game released in 1999 currently in development by Nightdive Studios, who re-released the game in 2013. This time, the remake includes 4K resolution, improved shadow mapping, per-pixel lighting, anti-aliasing, and missing content that was cut from the original game. The game was released on Microsoft Windows on April 15, 2021. The console ports are schedule to release later in the year.

The teaser trailer for the game was released June 13, 2020 on YouTube. The second trailer of the game was released about 3 months later and screenshots were released in November.

Changes from the original game.[]

The following changes have being made and different to the original game

3 New Levels[]

New Audio[]

  • Remastered music
  • New music and SFX for the restored levels
  • Restored cut/unused dialog in levels

Art Updates[]

  • Switch between original textures and the new high resolution textures
  • HD Textures for all levels and objects
  • NVIDIA intro cutscene textures
  • HD HUD and inventory icons, plus a new icon for the ShadowGun
  • Restored unused animations
  • Restored several cut and censored models from the original levels
  • N64 Gad Icons

Gameplay Improvements[]

  • New weapon wheel to select weapons faster as time is slowed down.
  • Improved controls with classic controls option
  • Improved destructible objects utilizing physics
  • Auto targeting
  • Tweaked/improved AI.
  • Levels rearranged as originally intended
  • A myriad of fixes across the entire game to each level from object to geometry fixes
  • Fixes to localization for English, French, German, Spanish and Italian
  • Over 30 achievements

New weapons[]

  • A second Violator (consistent with the N64 version)
  • Sawed-off Shotgun (replaces the second regular shotgun)
  • new model and many variations for the ShadowGun

New enemies[]

  • Yort
  • Yort Floater
  • The Seraph Queen
  • Deadworm
  • Unused zombie restored at Station 2 - Experimentation Rooms
  • One Arm tenement Zombie

Rendering Improvements[]

  • Support for 4k resolution with 240hz refresh rate
  • Dynamic Per Pixel Lighting
  • Clustered Forward Shadow Mapping
  • Order-independent transparency

New post-processing effects[]

  • Ambient Occlusion
  • Antialiasing
  • Anisotropic Filtering
  • Motion Blur
  • Film Grain
  • Depth of Field


  • All the secrets from the N64/Dreamcast/PC included in this remaster
  • Plus many more to be discovered!

Teaser Trailer[]


Shadow Man Remastered trailer - PC Gaming Show 2020