‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of The Wild’ Release Date, News & Update: Launch Delayed? Makes Way For 'Super Mario Bros.?' [VIDEO]

By Kevin Panganiban , Updated Nov 25, 2016 07:18 PM EST

Avid fans of "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of The Wild" might have to wait a little longer. As one of 2017's highly anticipated game release has just been moved.

According to IGN, Target has a listing of "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of The Wild" Wii U version on its website, and it says that the game will be released on June 13. However, GameStop, another retailer, said that the game will soon be released before April ends. Meanwhile, according to the game's recent earning reports, the latest installment of Zelda's adventure will come out in the first quarter of next year.

This would mean that the "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of The Wild" might probably come out on the same release date window as the other games that are highly anticipated such as "Mass Effect Andromeda, Ghost in the Shell, and Injustice. While Nintendo still hasn't released any statements regarding "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of The Wild's" release date, most fans did think that the newest Zelda game installment will be launched together with Nintendo Switch. However, other speculations have spread that the "Super Mario Bros." game will be the one that'll be launched together with Nintendo's newest flagship.

"The Legend of Zelda: Breath of The Wild" was recently recognized as the best game at the most recent Electronic Entertainment Expo this year, despite being the only main game for Nintendo at the convention. It has also gained a lot of mentions on different social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter during the recently concluded E3, making it the most highly sought after game of the entire event. Despite not showing anything new or innovative from the event, "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of The Wild" still received the award at Gamescom.

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