Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD coming to Wii U

by Ben Salter 10 Comments 14 Likes 3,304 Views 24/01/2013 Back to Wii U news Wii U

Zelda: Windwaker HD coming to Wii U

Nintendo has announced it is releasing a high definition reboot of GameCube classic The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker on Wii U later this year.

The game will benefit from a visual makeover and some gameplay tweaks, as well as the introduction of off-TV GamePad and Miiverse support.

"Our new Zelda title looks like it is going to take some time to complete, said Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma. "So I wanted to report that while you're waiting for that game to release, we intend to offer you The legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker, reborn on Wii U, to play in the meantime."

By Ben Salter

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Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD coming to Wii U Comments

  • Heller 186978 XP 24/01/2013 +1
    OH MY GOD! So damn excited for this [Derp]
  • Gryllis 371665 XP 24/01/2013
    Can't wait [Derp]
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  • MyFragian 14827 XP 24/01/2013
    looks so good! [Derp]
  • Kiriplant 14586 XP 24/01/2013
    The Wind Waker's graphics have aged nicely, I wasn't expecting a HD rema-, err, port, of it. Looks great.

    Just watch it have the Back in Time glitch just like TWW, TP and SS. Wouldn't be surprised if the the new Zelda after this still has it as well, hahaha. Gotta reuse them engines.
  • outbacker 100 XP 24/01/2013
    hope the wait isn't going to be long. :)
  • Jules1979 187 XP 24/01/2013
    I do hope that nintendo includes the missing temple 3.

    I think it was left out due to quality issues.
  • renagadez 86128 XP 24/01/2013
  • b3nnii 10707 XP 24/01/2013
    I might have to buy a Wii U now. [MOG]
  • xXNitroXx 2766 XP 26/01/2013
    OMGAWD [Derp] Hopefully they add plenty of extra things, maybe a new dungeon as well, since it is the all powerful wii U
  • ch1n0 411 XP 30/01/2013
    I have never played wind waker cause I never owned a game cube... FINALLY!!! :D I feel so giddy inside
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