The Nintendo Direct event for September certainly delivered on its promise of exciting reveals and announcements, as fans received news regarding several upcoming titles like Pikmin 4, Goldeneye 007, and more.
However, the biggest reveal came from the world of Zelda, as Nintendo finally revealed the title for the sequel to Breath of the Wild. The upcoming instalment of the franchise has been officially titled “The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom”, and it will release for the Nintendo Switch on May 12, 2023.
The sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom!
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) September 13, 2022
The title was unveiled with a new video, which showcased some of the gameplay of Tears of the Kingdom. The teaser trailer features Link traversing through a different version of Hyrule compared to the one in Breath of the Wild, and it seems like fans will have to wait for the game to arrive to learn more about it.
In a press release accompanying the game’s announcement, Nintendo has teased the idea of Link going higher than ever during his latest journey in the iconic action-adventure franchise.
With Nintendo finally revealing the title’s release date, fans have already began counting down the days to its arrival, and they can’t wait any longer to try it out.