dark        

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity will have a small Zelda: Breath of the Wild save data bonus

0

A training sword

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity is coming. Imagine that! It didn't exist a few weeks ago and now it's being shown off at TGS like it's been around the block. Classic Nintendo "surprise!" tactics.

Anyway, Age of Calamity is arriving on Switch on November 20 and I think we have a pretty good idea of how it'll play (a lot like the original Hyrule Warriors). If you're not sold yet you can check out the recent gameplay overview, but Nintendo also used the TGS hype as an opportunity to share another tidbit with us: a bonus item.

Shared via a tweet, Nintendo of America clarifies that if you have save data for Zelda: Breath of the Wild on the same Switch as the one you're using for Age of Calamity, you'll net a bonus. It's very simple: a training sword weapon for Link.

A simple, yet effective way to get people to collect all the weapons. Support for amiibo has also been confirmed for Age of Calamity, so there's going to be a ton of items swirling around the game, in true Warriors fashion.

Nintendo of America [Twitter]

You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 
 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Chris Carter
Chris CarterReviews Director, Co-EIC   gamer profile

Chris has been enjoying Destructoid avidly since 2008. He finally decided to take the next step, make an account, and start blogging in January of 2009. Now, he's staff! ------------------- T... more + disclosures


 


 


Also on Destructoid: Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity   (11)   From our database:

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War beats competition to take this week's UK Charts - Chris Moyse
  • People are still making Wario DIY chiptune covers and this Zelda: Age of Calamity one slaps - Chris Carter
  • (Update) Right on cue, Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity just got a physical My Nintendo reward - Chris Carter
  • Review: Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity - Chris Carter
  • Go grab 100 easy My Nintendo Platinum Points with the new Zelda missions - Chris Carter
  • Contest: Win Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity and a Zelda prize pack, courtesy of fun.com - Wes Tacos
  • Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity got a day-one patch to fix some bugs - Chris Carter
  • Here's how amiibo support works in Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity - Chris Carter
  • Several iconic Zelda locations seem to be in Age of Calamity - Chris Carter
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #action #Koei Tecmo #Nintendo #Nintendo Switch #The Legend of Zelda #Top Stories

    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


    LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!



     
     
  •