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Nintendo leaves the door open to playable Zelda in the future

Posted on December 8, 2023 by (@NE_Brian) in General Nintendo, News

Playable Zelda

Nintendo’s Eiji Aonuma already shared a few words earlier this year on what it’ll take for Zelda to become playable, and he’s not commented on the possibility again.

Of course, as fans know, Link has taken the center spotlight in The Legend of Zelda even though the princess herself is often involved with the story. You can play as her in titles like Spirit Tracks and Hyrule Warriors, but that’s not exactly what some have been asking for.

Now in an interview with IGN, Aonuma said “there may be some sort of possibility for something like that in the future” regarding playable Zelda. He told the outlet:

“Yeah, it is interesting when you think about the name of the series, the Legend of Zelda, but Link is always the main character. And Link has been the main character, and Zelda has always been involved, and they have a relationship and their own rules in each of the games. But it is true that, I think there’s always room for thinking about this type of thing and Zelda’s role. And there may be some sort of possibility for something like that in the future.”

Aonuma then added to the above in English, saying: “Maybe. Maybe, maybe.”

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