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The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening (Nintendo Switch)

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The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening
ゼルダの伝説 夢をみる島
Zeruda no Densetsu: Yume o Miru Shima
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Developer(s): Grezzo[1]
Publisher(s): Nintendo
Platform: Nintendo Switch
Category: Action-adventure
Players: 1
Predecessor: N/A
Successor: N/A
Release dates
Worldwide: September 20, 2019[2]
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The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening is a remake of the 1993 Game Boy title of the same name. The game was released for the Nintendo Switch in September 2019.


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Originally released for the Game Boy™ system more than 25 years ago, one of the most beloved games in the Legend of Zelda series returns.

In this modern re-imagining, players travel to the mysterious island of Koholint to guide Link on a perilous adventure. The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening arrives exclusively on Nintendo Switch in 2019.


Link's Awakening for Nintendo Switch uses a similar 2D top-down structure to the original game.[3]


  1. Breath Of The Wild Is Getting A Sequel Because The Team Had Too Many DLC Ideas (And Other Info From Zelda's Producer). Kotaku (June 18, 2019). Retrieved June 18, 2019.
  2. Nintendo Direct for E3 2019. Nintendo (YouTube; June 11, 2019). Retrieved June 11, 2019.
  3. The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening - Announcement Trailer - Nintendo Switch. Nintendo (YouTube; February 13, 2019). Retrieved February 14, 2019.

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