As far a big announcements regarding upcoming video games are concerned we have recently learned at the Nintendo Direct presentation that we will be receiving a remake of the 2D Game Boy classic Zelda: Link’s Awakening which came out back in June 1993. The news about the upcoming release of the remake of Zelda: Link’s Awakening was something that surprised many people along with the announcement regarding Super Mario Maker 2 for the Nintendo Switch. This is something that retro gamers who have been fans of the Zelda series since the 90’s have waited 25 years to see. With modernized 3D visuals the remake of Zelda: Link’s Awakening looks significantly different from the Game Boy version that came out in ’93.
As it currently stands Zelda: Link’s Awakening is set to be released for the Nintendo Switch in June 2019 making one of the few action-adventure titles worth checking out this upcoming summer. It will be interesting to see how much the remake of Zelda: Link’s Awakening sells before the end of 2019.