Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity has a brand new 22 minute gameplay demo video courtesy of the latest Nintendo Treehouse Live segment that just aired, and shows off the first gameplay footage of The Legend of Zelda characters Urbosa and Zelda in action.
As an official prequel set 100 years before the events of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, the game brings together playable characters such as Link, Princess Zelda, the Four Champions, Daruk, Urbosa, Mipha, and Revali, and the Sheikah warrior Impa as they battle in a hack-and-slash adventure that depicts the events of “The Great Calamity”. Here’s the official description from Nintendo’s webpage for the game:
Join the struggle that brought Hyrule to its knees. Learn more about Zelda, the four Champions, the King of Hyrule and more through dramatic cutscenes as they try to save the kingdom from Calamity. The Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity game is the only way to firsthand see what happened 100 years ago.
– Battle hordes of Hyrule’s most formidable foes –
From barbaric Bokoblins to towering Lynels, Ganon’s troops have emerged in droves. Playable heroes like Link, Zelda and more must use their distinct abilities to carve through hundreds of enemies to save Hyrule from the impending Calamity.
Check out our more detailed feature on Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity’s story. The game will be coming to the Nintendo Switch on November 20.