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Long-term support for Hyrule Warriors planned, 'expansion' teased

2:00 PM on 08.14.2014 // Chris Carter
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I hope a lot of those updates are free

One day many years ago, I went into Starbucks with a friend. The barista inquired as to whether or not he'd want to try a new bakery item they had just concocted, to which he awkwardly replied, "not unless it's FREE!" It wasn't free. I'm sure that's how a lot of you out there value planned updates and expansions (otherwise known as add-ons or DLC).

Well, you better get ready for some of that DLC for Hyrule Warriors, as an official tweet stated this week, "[Here's some] new information to commemorate the release. Hyrule Warriors is a festive Zelda title that was made with much effort. In order to have you folks enjoy it for longer, we’re currently planning long-term updates and a large-scale mode expansion. We’ve received a few bug reports, so we’ll be working on that as well.”

A large-scale expansion? That sounds interesting -- new Zelda games could be added to the mix. No price points were given, but obviously an ideal situation would be free updates mixed in with a meaty paid expansion down the line.

Hyrule Warriors [Twitter via Siliconera]




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destructoid's previous coverage:
Hyrule Warriors


  Jun 10

Hyrule Warriors coming to Nintendo 3DS

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  Feb 26

Hyrule Warriors' play-as-Ganon mode looks broken and awesome

Upcoming patch will fix long loading times, thank goodness


  Feb 05

The Majora's Mask music in Hyrule Warriors is so damn catchy

*Idles on map screen and awaits death by moon crash*


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