'The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild' Release Date, News & Update: Game Faces Another Delay?

By Kathleen Nava , Updated Aug 10, 2016 05:57 AM EDT

It has been a long time coming for "The Legend of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild" fans since the highly-anticipated game's release date has been delayed to 2017, making its debut alongside the mysterious console, Nintendo NX. Now, recent reports revealed that Nintendo NX will face another delay. So what about the release of "The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild"?

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The Nintendo NX has definitely lived up to its name as the "mysterious console." After the existence of the Nintendo NX was brought up in March 2015, nothing was really said about the system except that it will finally be released in March 2017. Even with the confirmation, Express cited that the absence of the Nintendo NX at E3 2016 may be a sign that the mysterious console is facing yet another delay.

The Nintendo NX rumor mill just does not shut down. The Nintendo NX was supposed to go into mass production mid this year, but then it was announced that the mysterious console will be launched in March 2017 instead.

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So what's with the delay? This move from Nintendo is actually a smart one, delaying "The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild" game also means that they are building more and more anticipation for the Nintendo NX.

Every gamer know by now that "The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild"will be launched to both Wii U and Nintendo NX, making it more tempting for "The Legend of Zelda" fans to invest in either Wii U or Nintendo NX consoles. Either way, it's definitely a win-win situation for Nintendo.

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