The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom Overview
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom is the sequel to 2017's critically-acclaimed The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, developed and published by Nintendo exclusively for the Nintendo Switch.
An epic adventure across the land and skies of Hyrule awaits in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom for Nintendo Switch. The adventure is yours to create in a world fueled by your imagination.
In The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, you’ll decide your own path through the sprawling landscapes of Hyrule and the mysterious islands floating in the vast skies above. Can you harness the power of Link’s new abilities to fight back against the malevolent forces that threaten the kingdom?
- The Sky
Link begins his journey on one of the many mysterious floating islands that have suddenly appeared in the skies high above Hyrule. It’s there our hero will have to gain new abilities before returning to the surface world to begin his epic adventure.
- The Surface
The sky isn’t the only thing that’s changed in Hyrule. Familiar locations have been dramatically transformed, with new towns, dank caves, and mysterious gaping chasms springing up across the world—all waiting to be explored.
Link must travel across the far-reaching land and skies of Hyrule to discover the origins of the mysterious gloom that is plaguing the kingdom.
Use Link’s powerful new abilities like Ultrahand and Fuse to make audacious weapons and craft creative ways to travel across the landscape.
Find new ways to build, battle, and play as you try to uncover the secret menace that threatens Hyrule.
- New Abilities
Transform the way you play with Link’s new abilities: Ultrahand, Fuse, Ascend, and Recall.