You do not require to have actually played Breath of the Wild to take pleasure in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.
Tears of the Kingdom may be a straight follow up to Breath of the Wild, yet you do not require to have actually played the last prior to diving right into the latest Zelda game. Series manufacturer Eiji Aonuma and also Tears of the Kingdom supervisor Hidemaro Fujibayashi both talked with this in a brand-new Nintendo interview (opens up in brand-new tab).
“The new gameplay ideas we packed into this title are all things that can be solved intuitively, so I think first-time players can rest assured that this game is easy to get into,” stated Aonuma, referencing Tears of the Kingdom’s brand-new Fuse capability to name a few brand-new technicians.
“We put in some effort to make sure that it feels comfortable for both first-time players and those with experience of the previous game,” included game supervisor Fujibayashi.
For instance, the supervisor described that Tears of the Kingdom has actually an area devoted to personality accounts that can be accessed at any type of factor in the follow up. This function summarizes personalities and also their tales so any person can examine the partnerships in between the actors. For individuals that did play Breath of the Wild, Fujibayashi teased that the accounts could make gamers “grin” when they come across an information that makes them keep in mind a specific minute.
If you do desire a wrap-up of Breath of the Wild prior to Tears of the Kingdom, whether you’re a beginner or expert, Nintendo’s created the complete tale video clip simply below. This seven-minute function is really a fantastic tip of what occurred with Calamity Ganon’s tried rebirth in Hyrule, and also just how Link and also Zelda quit him with each other.
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom ultimately launches later on today on May 12. We’ve currently invested a couple of hrs wandering around the revamped Hyrule, and also you can head over to our The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom preview to see what we constructed from the follow up thus far.
Alternatively, head over to our in-depth overview on The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom pre-orders to book your duplicate prior to Friday.