Zelda: Link's Awakening DLC revealed for Hyrule Warriors

Owl be buying that.

Nintendo has finally shown off its Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DLC for Hyrule Warriors: Legends on 3DS.


The download launches next week, on Thursday 30th June and then for the game's Wii U version at a later date.

With the DLC installed, Hyrule Warriors: Legends owners can play as Link's Awakening character Marin, who fights with a bell. In Link's Awakening, Marin teaches Link the Ballad of the Windfish song - and this plays as she attacks. The legendary Windfish also appears on screen.

A new Koholint Island map and weapon for Linkle is also included in the DLC - a kicking attack using special boots.

Hyrule Warriors, itself a mash-up of Zelda and the Musou hack-and-slash series, has been mashing up Zelda characters since it launched. A second year of DLC was announced a few months back, with characters from Majora's Mask coming next.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our policy.

Jump to comments (14)

About the author

Tom Phillips

Tom Phillips

Deputy Editor  |  tomphillipsEG

Tom is Eurogamer's deputy editor. He writes lots of news, some of the puns and makes sure we put the accent on Pokémon.


You may also enjoy...

Supporters only

Comments (14)

Comments for this article are now closed. Thanks for taking part!

Hide low-scoring comments

Buy things with globes on them

And other lovely Eurogamer merch in our official store!

Eurogamer Merch
Explore our store