During this weeks Nintendo Direct, President and COO of Nintendo America Reggie Fils-Aime announced 4 new special Legend of Zelda anniversary amiibo. as an added bonus the Legend of Zelda anniversary amiibo will have “special functionality” with the next Zelda game, Breath of the Wild.
Similar to how Nintendo made Super Mario’s 30th anniversary amiibo, the star of the anniversary Legend of Zelda amiibo line up is a 3D version of 8-bit Link from the NES original. Another amiibo is based on Link from Ocarina of Time and the final two are Toon Link and Toon Zelda from The Wind Waker. All four amiibo will be released on December 2nd.
These amiibo will work the same as Super Smash Bros, series Link but will have special functionality with Breathe of the Wild. Also don’t forget that if you are planning to pick up the Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition, the original The Legend of Zelda game and Zelda 2: The Adventure of Link will be included when the mini-system launches on November 11.
Legend of Zelda anniversary amiibo are due to release on December 2nd.