Nintendo unexpectedly announced the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild prequel titled Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity coming exclusively to Nintendo Switch on November 20. Set 100 times before the events of BotW, the game invites players to battle as legendary warriors and experience the emotional events of the Great Calamity first-hand.
Join the struggle that brought Hyrule to its knees. Learn more about Zelda, the four Champions, the King of Hyrule, and more through dramatic cutscenes as they try to save the kingdom from Calamity. Play the Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity game to see firsthand what happened 100 years ago.
Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity features:
- Experience the events of the Great Calamity 100 years before the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild game
- Carve through hordes of enemies on your mission to save Hyrule
- Play as characters like Link, Zelda, and more and learn their distinct attacks and combat styles
- Dozens of gripping cutscenes shed new light on characters like Zelda, the four Champions, the King of Hyrule, and more
The game will be available in Digital Edition for $59.99 USD and Retail Edition at select retailers at a later date. Check out the official site to find out more.