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Revision as of 16:44, June 15, 2021

This article describes a subject regarding a game that has not yet been released. It is therefore subject to change.
Expected release: 2022
Sequel to Breath of the Wild
Release

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🌎 2022

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A sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was announced during the Nintendo Direct at E3 2019. A short teaser trailer was released, though not much is known of the game itself. It is currently in development, "aiming for" a 2022 release date as of E3 2021.

In the Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity announcement video, Eiji Aonuma said:

"Regarding the [Breath of the Wild] sequel, in order to make the vast world you enjoyed exploring in the original game even more impressive, the team is working hard on its development, so you'll have to wait a bit longer before we can provide more updates."

— Eiji Aonuma, September 8, 2020

While this represents the first official mention of the Breath of the Wild sequel since the original announcement, no further details were provided.

In the Febrary 2021 Nintendo Direct Eiji Aonuma announced:

"I’m sure a lot of you saw me and thought there might be news about the sequel to the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild game.Unfortunately, we don’t have anything to share right now. We apologize. Development is proceeding smoothly, and we should be able to bring you some new information this year. For now, we’ll have to ask you to wait just a bit longer."

— Eiji Auonuma, February 17th, 2021

A new teaser trailer was included in the E3 2021 Nintendo Direct, which still did not include a title, but said they were "aiming for" a 2022 release date.

Story

As it is a sequel to Breath of the Wild, this game focuses on Link and Zelda uncovering the mysteries of ancient Hyrule. In the original teaser, they are seen in an underground area, possibly beneath Hyrule Castle, where they find a corpse, which reanimates itself, causing the land around the castle to rise out of the ground. This body can be seen brandishing a Gerudo insignia on a golden medal, as well as having long red hair. It is speculated that the corpse is Ganondorf.

Graphics

This game largely uses assets from Breath of the Wild, as seen in the initial trailer. The art-styles are identical from what has been shown so far.

Trailer Screenshots

Videos


E3 2019 Reveal Trailer 06-11-19