Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity

A story set 100 years before The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild..

Publisher : Nintendo

Release Date : Nov 20, 2020

Players : 1 to 2

Availability : In-store / Downloadable

Fantasy themes and violence

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity

Pre-purchase Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity below!

You can pre-purchase a digital version of Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity via this gamepage* or from Nintendo eShop on your Nintendo Switch console.

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Travel into Hyrule’s past and fight to prevent the kingdom’s destruction in Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity for Nintendo Switch!

Unfolding a century before the events of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, the fate of Hyrule hangs in the balance. Lead your forces onto the battlefield, then battle against the might of Calamity Ganon in the ultimate struggle for survival.



A fight for the ages!

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity combines action-packed gameplay with the rich landscapes of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild to create a new and exciting experience:

  • A familiar world…: See the land of Hyrule from a different perspective, before Calamity Ganon struck.
  • …with familiar faces: Take control of Link, Zelda and the other Champions of Hyrule as they stand against an evil bent on total destruction!
  • Fast-paced combat: Use powerful weapons and magical runes to vanquish armies of enemies, as well as facing off against truly formidable monsters.
  • In-depth storytelling: Experience a unique story on the battlefield and through voiced cutscenes as you try to avert the Great Calamity and save Hyrule!




Stand together

Bring a friend into battle with you on one Nintendo Switch and take on Calamity Ganon as a team. Fight side-by-side or divide your efforts to cover more ground, complete objectives or defeat the forces of darkness!


A bonus for players of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

If your Nintendo Switch console has a save file for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild on it, you can unlock the Training Sword in Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, an additional in-game weapon for Link to use in battle.



Now available to pre-purchase

Play right away at midnight on November 20th, 2020 and receive up to 400 (AU) / 450 (NZ) Gold Points when you pre-purchase Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity from Nintendo eShop or via this gamepage. You will also get the Lucky Ladle as an in-game bonus weapon for Link.


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Content not playable before the release date: 20/11/2020. For pre-purchases, payment will be taken automatically 7 days before the release date. If you pre-purchase less than 7 days before the release date, payment will be taken immediately upon purchase.

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Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity