During as we speak’s Nintendo Direct, Nintendo revealed that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will obtain some free DLC centered round upcoming Switch RPG Xenoblade Chronicles 2. The added Zelda content material will embrace a brand new side-quest, which upon completion unlocks a dressing up for Link that is based mostly on Xenoblade’s Rex.
The free side-quest is coming to Breath of the Wild on November 9, lower than a month earlier than Xenoblade Chronicles 2’s launch date. Nintendo additionally introduced particulars on Xenoblade’s season move, and launched a brand new trailer.
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is developed by Monolith Soft, the studio behind the Xenogears and Xenosaga titles. Rex is the principle character, a Driver able to wielding dwelling weapons generally known as Blades. Together with a Blade named Pyra, he voyages to completely different Titans on a quest to succeed in the World Tree and discover the fabled paradise Elysium.
Like the earlier two Xenoblade Chronicles video games, the upcoming Switch installment is an open-world RPG. Nintendo gave an in-depth take a look at its battle system in an almost hour-long gameplay demonstration throughout Gamescom, which additionally gives followers with their first take a look at a good looking space referred to as Uraya.
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 launches completely for Switch on December 1. On the identical day, Nintendo is releasing a Xenoblade-themed Switch Pro Controller, which is able to retail for $75 (worldwide pricing has not but been introduced). Be certain to verify again for all the most important information from as we speak’s Direct.