The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – The Champions’ Ballad DLC Gets a Surprise Release at The Game Awards; Available Tonight

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's second DLC expansion, The Champions' Ballad, got a new trailer at The Game Awards and a surprise release.

on December 7, 2017 9:38 PM

Released to critical acclaim on the heels of the Nintendo Switch’s launch earlier this year, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild whisked players away into a massive world full of possibility, with a new look at the game’s second expansion having been shown at The Game Awards and, better yet – it’s available starting tonight.

During tonight’s broadcast of The Game Awards, Nintendo released a new trailer for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – The Champion’s Ballad DLC, and announced that the new DLC would be releasing tonight after the broadcast of the awards show, making for a wonderful surprise for fans of the epic title.

In addition to the surprise release, The Game Awards showcased a new trailer for the expansion that gives players a closer look at what to expect, including new story missions, new items and gear, and tons of extra content, including a Hyrulian motorbike that players can unlock after completing the new quests in “The Champions’ Ballad.”

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s second DLC pack, “The Champions’ Ballad,” is available now on Nintendo Switch and Wii U. For a closer look at the new DLC, you can check out the new trailer from The Game Awards below:

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