Pre-Order Now: The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom - Nintendo Asks for a Premium Price for the Switch Game

With the publication of the new trailer for The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom as part of the Nintendo Direct, the pre-order stage has actually now also begun in the shop. This was confirmed what was already speculated ahead of time. The sequel to Breath of the Wild becomes more costly than other switch video games that will otherwise come from Nintendo. In the shop and online dealers, 69.99 euros due for the game.

The price is usually 59.99 euros for new Nintendo titles.

no modification to Breath of the Wild

While the price boost in the United States has made headlines in the previous few hours, the cost for all players in Europe is actually not a surprise. Because the predecessor-the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Hat Sum Launch (and still today) cost 69.99 euros in the shop. Nintendo has more or less only changed the rate in the U.S.A. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate also appeared in Germany at a premium price of 69.99 euros.

initially statement by Nintendo

At Game Informer, a spokesperson for Nintendo has already talked about the current cost boost of Tears of the Kingdom with a statement. Accordingly, this is not a brand-new guideline for all upcoming switch titles. Rather, you will continue to choose from game to game which rate will be set for the trade.


Coming highlights such as Pinyin 4 or Advance Wars 1 +2 can be pre-ordered for 59.99 euros. The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom (buy now EUR 57.99) is on 12. May 2023 appear solely for Nintendo Switch. A Collector's Edition was likewise provided throughout the Nintendo Direct. With over 29 million systems offered, the predecessor Breath of the Wild is currently one of the most effective games published for the handheld console. To web page Share remarks 0 in Twitter Share Article