Celebrate The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild with Zelda Comics!
Mar 03, 2017
Today is the day so many Legend of Zelda fans have been waiting for! The official release date of the new Nintendo Switch and the newest Legend of Zelda game Breath of the Wild.
The game has only been out for about half a day and reviews are pouring in unanimously agreeing it's incredible. IGN said it's "a masterclass in open-world" and has already won a slew of awards including Most Anticipated Game at The Game Awards 2016. GameSpot has already marked Breath of the Wild as "a strong contender" for the best Zelda game yet and considers it "the most impressive game" Nintendo has ever made.
With all the hype and excitement surrounding the new Legend of Zelda game now is the perfect time to check out all the awesome Zelda stories at your local comic shop, available now.
THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: OCARINA OF TIME LEGENDARY EDITION VOLUME 1
(W) Akira Himekawa
(A/CA) Akira Himekawa
Young Link embarks on a perilous quest to find three spiritual stones that hold the key to the Triforce, the wielder of which will rule the world! Link's plan is to deliver the stones to the Princess of the mystical land of Hyrule, Zelda. But obstacles abound and his long journey has only just begun!
THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: A LINK TO THE PAST
(W) Shotaro Ishinomori
(A/CA) Shotaro Ishinomori
A full-color graphic novel by manga legend Shotaro Ishinomori based on the classic video game The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past is an adaptation of the beloved, internationally best-selling video game originally released for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. This comic book version by Shotaro Ishinomori (Cyborg 009, Kamen Rider) was first serialized in Nintendo Power magazine and later collected into a graphic novel. Long out of print, this stunning, full-color graphic novel is now available once again!
THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: HYRULE HISTORIA
DARK HORSE COMICS
Dark Horse Books and Nintendo® bring you The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia, containing an unparalleled collection of historical information on The Legend of Zelda™ franchise. This handsome hardcover contains never-before-seen concept art, the full history of Hyrule, the official chronology of the games, and much more! Starting with an insightful introduction by the legendary producer and video-game designer of Donkey Kong™, Mario™, and The Legend of Zelda™, Shigeru Miyamoto, this book is crammed full of information about the storied history of Link's adventures from the creators themselves! As a bonus, The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia includes an exclusive comic by the foremost creator of The Legend of Zelda manga-Akira Himekawa!
THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: ART & ARTIFACTS
DARK HORSE COMICS
The Legend of Zelda: Art and Artifacts contains over four-hundred pages of fully-realized illustrations from the entire thirty-year history of The Legend of Zelda including artwork from the upcoming The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild! This book includes rare promotional pieces, game box art, instruction booklet illustrations, official character illustrations, sprite art, interviews with the artists, and much, much more!
- Select artwork from the entirety of the franchise!
- A nostalgic look at the past!
- An exciting look at the future!
- Interviews with some of the artists behind The Legend of Zelda series!
Be sure to also pick up The Legend of Zelda Free Comic Book Day comic from VIZ Media, too, on Saturday, May 6! All of these can be found at your local comic shop. If you're not sure where that is, check out the Comic Shop Locator Service.