Nintendo delays new 'Zelda' to 2017, proclaims NX model

Nintendo delays new 'Zelda' to 2017, announces NX version

There’s excellent news and dangerous for Nintendo’s upcoming Legend of Zelda open-world title for the Wii U console. First the dangerous: It has been delayed once more, so it will not arrive now till 2017. The excellent news is that it is going to come out on the subsequent-gen Nintendo NX console, which, by the best way, Nintendo simply revealed. In a (roughly translated) tweet, Nintendo Japan says that it pushed again the sport “for additional high quality enchancment,” including that will probably be launched “concurrently” on the Nintendo NX.

Nintendo formally confirmed that its “new idea” NX console is coming in March (in a really boring method, by way of its monetary assertion), so it is arduous not to think about the launch of one other Zelda recreation, Twilight Princess. That title, which launched round ten years in the past, was supposed to return to the Gamecube in 2005. Nevertheless, it ended up being delayed till 2006, and truly got here first to that period’s subsequent-gen console, the Wii, to help its launch.

The brand new Legend of #Zelda would be the focus of #E3 2016. It can launch concurrently on each Wii U and NX in 2017

— Nintendo of Europe (@NintendoEurope) April 27, 2016