New Art for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Channels Original Game

Nintendo shared a new piece of artwork for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild in celebration of the New Year.

While it’s not much, the new artwork (featured above) channels artwork from the original Legend of Zelda’s owner manual. Here’s a comparison (via b2j135) of the original artwork:

Many fans are speculating that the new game hearkens back to the original, featuring a vast open world, more player freedom, and more. This new artwork is certainly a throwback for veterans.

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is set to launch for both the Wii U and Nintendo Switch sometime this year.



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  1. Mr0303
    January 3, 2017 at 2:25 am

    This rock is the perfect place to take a dump.

  2. Joe
    January 3, 2017 at 2:49 am

    Geese: “Volcano’s gonna blow soon. Time to migrate our asses out of here”

    Link: “Can’t wait to wander aimlessly all over that area for the next few months looking for my lost hat!”

  3. catazxy
    January 3, 2017 at 10:48 am

    While the image is decent, I could have sworn its fan made…