The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom may be linked to Twilight Princess, if one fashionable fan principle proves right.
Throughout yesterday’s Nintendo Direct we lastly came upon the official title of the Breath of the Wild sequel, The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom. Alongside the reveal, we additionally bought a model new trailer and key artwork, which followers have been furiously dissecting ever since. There’s been a bunch of theories thrown on the market already however this current one factors to a possible hyperlink between the brand new Zelda sport and The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess.
As identified by a fan on Reddit (opens in new tab), within the new artwork launched by Nintendo, Hyperlink may be seen carrying a Vessel of Gentle on his belt. This, together with the phrase ‘tear’ that includes within the sport’s title, has bought followers theorizing that the 2 video games are in some way linked.
In case you did not know, the Vessel of Gentle is a recurring merchandise in The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess and it is used to retailer after which revive Tears of Gentle to dispel the Twilight within the 2006 Nintendo sport. The merchandise additionally options in Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks, and we guess now Tears of the Kingdom. It may simply be a coincidence but it surely’s far more enjoyable to theorize this stuff whereas we look forward to the sport to launch on Could 12, 2023.
As we have already talked about, this is only one of a number of fan theories we have seen for the reason that Nintendo Direct occurred simply over 24 hours in the past. One of many different primary theories is that The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom isn’t actually set in Hyrule this time, and as an alternative will happen in Zonai. Eagle-eyed followers have additionally noticed changes to Hyrule Castle and Death Mountain, maybe signifying that quite a bit has modified since Breath of the Wild.
Nonetheless cannot recover from yesterday’s reveal? Discover out precisely the place to get your palms on the brand new Zelda sport when it releases subsequent yr with our The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom pre-orde guide.