The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom Trailer
Initial release date: May 12, 2023
Platform: Nintendo Switch
Awards: The Game Award for Most Anticipated Game
Developer: Nintendo Entertainment Planning & Development
Publishers: Nintendo, Nintendo of America Inc.
Mode: Single-player video game
Nominations: The Game Award for Most Anticipated Game
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom is an upcoming 2023 action-adventure game developed by Nintendo EPD and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo Switch. A sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (2017), Tears of the Kingdom retains many aspects of its predecessor, including the open-world environment of Hyrule, which is expanded to allow for more vertical exploration. Link, the protagonist of Tears of the Kingdom, is joined by Zelda and is opposed by Ganon.