Hyrule Warriors Age of Calamity Introduces The Hyrule King, Hestu and Kohga

The latest profiles revealed for Hyrule Warriors Age of Calamity with the Hyrule King, the Korogu Hestu and the bad guy Kohga.

By Iyane Agossah

October 22, 2020

On October 22, the Japanese Twitter account for Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity revealed more character profiles, this time for the King of Hyrule, Hestu, and Kohga. Nintendo, Koei Tecmo and Omega Force has been revealing more and more characters like this through short trailers. The ones so far teased a mysterious ominous-looking character, and another one focused on the Champions.

First off, here’s our translation of the profile for the King of Hyrule:

The king of Hyrule Kingdom and Zelda’s father. His full name is Rhoam Bosphoramus Hyrule. He leads his kingdom in the war against the Calamity in order to make the world peaceful again.

Next, we have the profile for Hestu (Pokkurin in Japanese):

Hestu is the musician of Korogu Forest, who loves dancing. He always carries his beloved Maracas, which contain Korogu fruits. His Maracas dancing holds a mysterious power.

In Breath of the Wild, this weird Maracas person can upgrade your inventory space.

Lastly we have the leader of the Yiga Clan, Kohga:

Kohga is the leader of the Yiga Clan. He spends all his time sleeping, leaving the fighting to his subordinates. And yet for some reason all the clan members admire him.

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Kohga also appears in Breath of The Wild. Meaning he was over 100 years old in that game.

There you have it, translated profiles for the King, Hestu and Kohga in Hyrule Warriors Age of Calamity.

if you’ve missed it, you can watch some Urbosa gameplay from Treehouse and some Link and Impa gameplay from TGS 2020. More gameplay was also revealed at TGS 2020, with Producer Yousuke Hayashi saying he’s really satisfied with the fan reaction.

Zelda Musou Yakusai no Mokushiroku, or Hyrule Warriors Age of Calamity if you don’t think Japanese is cool, will launch exclusively on Nintendo Switch on November 20. You can preorder it on Amazon to support us, so we can continue our super ultra cool unique and deep coverage like this article.

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Living near Paris, Iyane is the head of Japanese content at DualShockers. He plays Genshin Impact for the story. You can reach him on Twitter at @A_iyane07.

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