Calling all Switch players!!!! The all new Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom is out now!
An epic adventure across the land and skies of Hyrule awaits in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom. Embark on a quest to unravel the truth behind a cataclysmic event that has sent the kingdom into turmoil and decide their own path through the sprawling landscapes and the mysterious islands floating in the vast skies above.
New destinations, dangers, sights and puzzles will require wits and resourcefulness to overcome! Harness the power of Link’s new abilities to fight back against the malevolent forces that threaten the kingdom.
- Fuse – This ability can be used to stick items together to create new weapons with various unique effects.
- Ultrahand – With the help of Ultrahand, players can construct fantastic vehicles and use them in creative ways to outsmart foes in combat.
- Recall – Recall rewinds an object’s movement to create new pathways or even send an explosive barrel straight back to its sender.
- Ascend – This ability allows link to pass through ceilings of buildings and caves to find the quickest path or an elegant exit.
A new Link amiibo will launch alongside The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom. By tapping this amiibo, players can receive weapons and materials, as well as a special fabric for Link’s paraglider. If another amiibo from The Legend of Zelda series is scanned, they also provide helpful materials, weapons or a paraglider fabric based on the amiibo scanned.
Also released today are the Nintendo Switch – OLED Model The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom Edition, the Nintendo Switch Pro Controller The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom Edition, and the Nintendo Switch Carrying Case The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom Edition & Screen Protector.
Want a cheeky preview? Watch this gameplay demonstration from by Mr. Aonuma!