Or has it been carried to success thanks to a familiar name brand, and the fact that it simultaneously kicked off the Nintendo Switch, earning the game more goodwill than it might have otherwise enjoyed if it had only been released on the horrendously unpopular Wii U console? They didn't just announce that it was available for download tonight. Annual video game preview and awards show The Game Awards delivered three wins apiece to vintage cartoon-styled jaunt Cuphead, intense mental health adventure Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice, and overall Game of the Year recipient The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. To get the new content in "Breath of the Wild", you must first purchase the expansion pass for the game; it costs $20, and gets you the previously-released expansion as well as the new one. That's nearly eight months apart. Zelda: Breath of the Wild was nominated in other categories such as Best Soundtrack; Better Audio Design; Best Art Direction. The past twelve months have seen a lot of fantastic games hit shelves and online stores, making this one of the more interesting release periods in a while.
In addition, some of the games that were nominated for awards this year are from franchises featured in the Cyber Deals sale now featured in Nintendo eShop and at Nintendo.com.
There's also a quest from the travelling bard Kass, who if you help him finish his songs will uncover more of the story from the Champion's and Princess Zelda's past during Link's long slumber.
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The good news is that a title means little - if a particular person thinks that a different game was their personal Game of the Year for 2017, that's absolutely fine.
But how do you get your hands on this unique new item for Breath of the Wild? Now, on top of an already incredible game, we have some story-based DLC that will improve it to be even better. As an added bonus, Nintendo has indicated that it will release Amiibo for each of the champions.