So we are getting Zelda for Wii U, what about 3DS?

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User Info: derekfishbowl

derekfishbowl
4 years ago#11
We will definitely get a new Zelda game on 3DS before Wii U. I expect the new 3DS Zelda to be released in 2013-2014, and the Wii U Zelda to be 2014-2015.

It has been a long time since Spirit Tracks was released and not too long since Skyward Sword was released. They've had a long time to work on the next handheld installment, while I think the next home console game is still in the early stages. Plus they have already told us that WWHD is coming out this year, so I doubt they'd release another Zelda game on Wii U soon afterwards.
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User Info: xenos74

xenos74
4 years ago#12
I'm sure we'll get a new one soon enough, just hope we don't get another train/boat or another repeated dungeon like tower of spirits and temple of the ocean king.

I enjoyed both DS games, however, I'd like to see something new on the 3DS

User Info: Kyoshiro12345

Kyoshiro12345
4 years ago#13
Frankula posted...
Chenmaster2 posted...
The DS did not get a zelda game until three years later.


Something that happened once does not qualify as a "pattern", so this is pretty irrelevant. Plus, do we, as Zelda fans, want to accept such a dreadful fate?


how long did it take for them to make skyward sword? because twilight princess was a port of a gamecube game.
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User Info: JTC87

JTC87
4 years ago#14
I would prefer a new Zelda game made in the same style as OoT. I don't think a top down Zelda game like the previous would be able to show off the 3D that well.

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Kouji_Tamino
4 years ago#15
Frankula posted...
Chenmaster2 posted...
The DS did not get a zelda game until three years later.


Something that happened once does not qualify as a "pattern", so this is pretty irrelevant. Plus, do we, as Zelda fans, want to accept such a dreadful fate?


The Wii didn't get an original Zelda title until near the end of its lifespan.
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nouseravailable
4 years ago#16
Frankula posted...
Chenmaster2 posted...
The DS did not get a zelda game until three years later.


Something that happened once does not qualify as a "pattern", so this is pretty irrelevant. Plus, do we, as Zelda fans, want to accept such a dreadful fate?

Its pretty obvious that 3ds will get its own Zelda sooner or later. Due to Wii-u and the competition in the home consoles (3Ds is going against Vita...), it will most likely be later. Imo, it will be much later...
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adampeltz
4 years ago#17
Frankula posted...
Chenmaster2 posted...
The DS did not get a zelda game until three years later.


Something that happened once does not qualify as a "pattern", so this is pretty irrelevant. Plus, do we, as Zelda fans, want to accept such a dreadful fate?


Hmmm..... not a pattern?

GB didn't get one until 4 years after its launch (Link's Awakening)
GBC didn't get one until 3 years after its launch (Oracle of Seasons/Ages)
GBA didn't get one until 3 years after its launch (Minish Cap)
DS didn't get one until 3 years after its launch, (Phantom Hourglass

So.... I'm going to guess 3-4 years after 3DS launched.
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User Info: ARsignal11

ARsignal11
4 years ago#18
adampeltz posted...
Frankula posted...
Chenmaster2 posted...
The DS did not get a zelda game until three years later.


Something that happened once does not qualify as a "pattern", so this is pretty irrelevant. Plus, do we, as Zelda fans, want to accept such a dreadful fate?


Hmmm..... not a pattern?

GB didn't get one until 4 years after its launch (Link's Awakening)
GBC didn't get one until 3 years after its launch (Oracle of Seasons/Ages)
GBA didn't get one until 3 years after its launch (Minish Cap)
DS didn't get one until 3 years after its launch, (Phantom Hourglass

So.... I'm going to guess 3-4 years after 3DS launched.


This. We don't need a new Zelda game every few years. There will be one made and I don't see it any earlier than Winter 2014.

User Info: plasmatic5

plasmatic5
4 years ago#19
Does no one in this topic remember the swapnote we all got about a New Zelda (capitalized N)? They're clearly working on one and will probably announce it for the next 3DS focused Nintendo Direct and then show it off at E3.
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