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Hyrule Warriors Legends

The final wave of Hyrule Warriors / Legends DLC featured Zelda: A Link Between Worlds. It was highlighted by the addition of two new characters: Ravio and Yuga.

In a recent issue of Nintendo Dream, producer Yosuke Hayashi chatted about the final DLC in-depth. He commented on why two characters were included in the DLC, their weapons, and making them playable. Continue on below for our full translation.

Yesterday the new Hyrule Warriors / Legends DLC went live, and we posted some footage from the Wii U version. Now we have a video showing gameplay from the 3DS release. View the video below for a look at the final DLC pack based on A Link Between Worlds.

Update: The DLC and updates are now live in North America.


Original: In Europe and Japan, Hyrule Warriors and Hyrule Warriors Legends players will find new DLC and updates awaiting them. Nintendo and Koei Tecmo have released the final DLC based on A Link Between Worlds. Additionally, Hyrule Warriors is now up to version 1.12.0 while Legends is at version 1.6.0.

Head past the break for the full patch notes. We’ll update this post when the DLC and updates are live in North America.

Nintendo of Europe showed a trailer for the new Hyrule Warriors Legends (and Hyrule Warriors) DLC for A Link Between Worlds Pack a few days ago. Now we have another video, this time in Japanese from Koei Tecmo. Watch it below.

Earlier in the week, we found out that the final DLC for Hyrule Warriors Legends (and the original Hyrule Warriors) is arriving on Monday. Nintendo has now sent out a trailer, which we have below.

Update: The full information is live on the website. Read up on details here.


The Hyrule Warriors’ Twitter has unveiled Ravio, who will be joining the games’ cast in the Link Between Worlds pack on October 31. The pack will include another character (who was previously leaked) and a new Adventure Map for Hyrule Warriors Legends on 3DS, but those have yet to be revealed.

Another round of new SpotPass content is out now for Hyrule Warriors Legends. Nintendo and Koei Tecmo have sent out 1,000,000 rupees, 5 Delicious Pumpkin Soups, 5 Delicious Sacred Waters, 5 Delicious Mushroom Spores, and 5 Delicious Pumpkins. If you have SpotPass enabled, you should be receiving this all soon – if you haven’t already that is.

Thanks to Cameron and Brian for the tip.

In a recent issue of Japanese magazine Nintendo Dream, producer Yosuke Hayashi was asked about the inclusion of Marin in Hyrule Warriors and Hyrule Warriors Legends. The character made it in as part of the Link’s Awakening DLC Pack.

Hayashi touched on why Marin uses a bell, her appearance, and movements. Head past the break for our full translation.

We shared some footage of Toon Zelda and Link’s Sand Rod in Hyrule Warriors, but now we have some gameplay of the Phantom Hourglass and Spirit Tracks DLC in Hyrule Warriors Legends. View it below.

Hyrule Warriors Legends’ new DLC is being celebrated with some SpotPass content. If you have the featured enabled, you’ll have access to a few new goodies.

Rupees and fairy food are now available. You can strengthen characters and weapons with Rupees, while food can be used to nurture companion fairies.

The offer expires on September 2 of next year.