The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Coming to Switch on March 3, 2017

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Coming to Switch on March 3, 2017

Nintendo offers up a release date for the upcoming Legend of Zelda.

Nintendo has announced that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will be coming to Nintendo Switch on March 3, 2017. The game will come in standard edition, Special Edition, and Master Edition.

"Explore a world of unprecedented size and discover more than 100 puzzle-filled Shrines of Trials, plus a wide variety of weapons, outfits and gear. Players won't want to stop playing, and they won't have to since Nintendo Switch allows them to continue the adventure anywhere, anytime," says Nintendo in its press release.

The Special Edition comes with the game, a Switch Sheikah carrying case, a Sheikah Eye coin, a Relic of Hyrule: Calamity Ganon tapestry, a map, and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Sound soundtrack CD for a suggested retail price of $99.99. The Master Edition includes all of those items plus a Master Sword of Resurrection figure for $129.99.

The game is compatible with all Zelda 30th Anniversary series amiibo, the new Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild series amiibo, and the Twilight Princess Wolf Link amiibo. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild series amiibo will include Link (Rider), Link (Archer), Guardian, Zelda, and Bokoblin amiibo figures.

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M.H. Williams is new to the journalism game, but he's been a gamer since the NES first graced American shores. Third-person action-adventure games are his personal poison: Uncharted, Infamous, and Assassin's Creed just to name a few. If you see him around a convention, he's not hard to spot: Black guy, glasses, and a tie.

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