Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition Game Launches for Nintendo Switch This Spring

posted on by Alex Mateo
Port adds new costumes from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Nintendo announced during its Nintendo Direct Mini presentation on Thursday that KOEI Tecmo's Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition game will ship for Nintendo Switch in spring 2018.

The game adds new costumes for Link and Zelda based on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The port features all maps and all 29 characters from both the Hyrule Warriors Wii U game and Hyrule Warriors Legends 3DS game, including previously exclusive DLC.

The Japanese Nintendo Direct Mini presentation revealed on Thursday that the game will launch in Japan on March 22 for 6,800 yen (about US$61). It will get both a physical and digital edition.

KOEI Tecmo Games released Hyrule Warriors for the Wii U in Japan in August 2014 and in the West in September 2014. The company released Hyrule Warriors Legends in Japan in January 2016, and in North America and Europe in March 2016.

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