The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening Announced For Nintendo Switch

It was previously teased and speculated that The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword would be coming to the Nintendo Switch. However Nintendo later clarified that this wasn’t true, but if you are looking for a new Zelda game to play on the console, then you’ll be pleased to learn that Nintendo has since announced that Link’s Awakening will be coming to the Switch.


Half Of Switch Owners Have Bought Zelda, Mario Kart, & Super Mario Odyssey

Nintendo has a stable of classic franchises that are almost always guaranteed to do well whenever they launch. This is why it doesn’t really come as a surprise to learn that half of Nintendo Switch owners own a copy of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Super Mario Odyssey, and/or Mario Kart 8 Deluxe.


Nintendo Reportedly Wants An Annual Zelda Release On The Switch

Just like smartphone releases, we’ve also seen developers churn out new releases of an existing franchise on an annual basis. For example without fail there has been a new Call of Duty game every year, and it was also more or less the same for Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed franchise, at least until recent times.


Nintendo Denies Zelda: Skyward Sword For The Switch Is In The Works

It was previously reported that during a The Legend of Zelda concert that the series’ producer Eiji Aonuma had hinted that Skyward Sword could be finding its way onto the Nintendo Switch. For those who were looking forward to playing another Zelda game on the Switch, the bad news is that it is not happening.


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Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Could Be Coming To The Switch

With the launch of the Nintendo Switch, the company opted to launch a new Zelda game with the console in the form of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The open concept of the game and the new graphics made it a huge hit, where the attachment rate of the game with the Switch was very impressive.


Nintendo Could Be Working On A New Zelda Game

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was one of the best-selling and best-reviewed games of 2017 when it was first released. We imagine that Nintendo would love to maintain that momentum, although the question is when can we expect a new Zelda title? The good news is that it looks like Nintendo could already be working on it.


Castlevania’s Producer Could Be Working On ‘The Legend of Zelda’ Animated Series

Most of the time video games that are adapted into movies or made into series don’t usually do well, but yet based on the reviews, Netflix’s Castlevania series seems to be extremely well-received, so much so that the series has been confirmed for a third season. Now it looks like the producer behind the series, Adi Shankar, could be working on another adaptation.


‘Breath Of The Wild’ Is The Best-Selling 3D Zelda Game In Japan

It’s safe to say the The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is one of the more successful and popular video games in recent years. The game has not only become the best-selling Zelda title of all time, over in Japan, it appears to have also become the best-selling 3D Zelda game, surpassing the Ocarina of Time.


The Next ‘The Legend Of Zelda’ Title Could Still Be For The Switch

With the smashing success Nintendo has had with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, many are wondering what the company might have in store for the next installment in the franchise, and more importantly which platform could it launch on. As it turns out, it could arrive on the Switch.


Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: Breath of the Wild Update Released

It’s easy to see why The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is one of the best games around. It builds on the Zelda franchise and also introduces an open world concept to the game, something that it seemed to lack previously. It also introduced new graphics and new gameplay features, such as the ability to ride a bike.


Nintendo Unveils 2DS XL Hylian Shield Edition

If you’re a fan of the  Zelda franchise, then you might be interested to learn that Nintendo has recently announced a new version of the 2DS XL console dubbed the Hylian Shield Edition. As you can see in the photo above, this is a 2DS XL console that has been given a new coat of paint with the Hylian Shield on the front of the console.


Nintendo Reportedly Recruiting Level Designers For New Zelda Game

Now that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is more or less over and done with, what will become of the Zelda franchise for the Nintendo Switch? The good news is that Nintendo could be developing a new Zelda game, or at least that’s according to a tweet by Twitter user BlackKite who discovered what appears to be a job listing for the game.


Nintendo Switch Datamine Reveals Pokemon Remasters & Zelda Games

So with a Nintendo Direct and Nindies Showcase out of the way, it seems that we already know what games for the Nintendo Switch have been confirmed. But what about the ones that are still in the works? Obviously those haven’t been announced, but a recent datamine might have revealed some potential new titles.


New Update Released For Zelda’s ‘Breath Of The Wild’

Now that both the DLCs for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild have been released, we suppose it feels like there’s really not much left to do in the game. Sure, some gamers could go back and try to complete every little quest and puzzle that they might have skipped along the way, but there is some good news for players in China and Korea.