Hyrule Warriors Slated for an August Release in Japan, More Details Revealed

on May 20, 2014 4:29 PM

Hyrule Warriors, the Legend of Zelda spin-off by Temco-Koei, finally has a solid release date — at least in Japan.

The hack-n-slash will be released on August 14th in Japan, according to a new issue of Famitsu (image posted below):

Hyrule Warriors

In addition, it seems that gaming blog Sokuho@Hokanko has revealed more details concerning the title such as the name of the antagonist, Shea, and her two subordinates Vi and Wi. There will also be a “surprising” playable character thrown in the mix.

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