Nintendo reveals ‘Hyrule Warriors’ DLC details, prices for Wii U, 3DS

Nintendo reveals ‘Hyrule Warriors’ DLC details, prices for Wii U, 3DS

Those hungering for more Hyrule Warriors action finally have new details about the DLC available starting March 24. According to Nintendo UK, the “Legends of Hyrule Pack Season Pass” will be available in three forms: for the 3DS only, for both the Wii U and the 3DS, and in the summer, for the Wii U only. Season pass purchasers will […]

Those hungering for more Hyrule Warriors action finally have new details about the DLC available starting March 24.

According to Nintendo UK, the “Legends of Hyrule Pack Season Pass” will be available in three forms: for the 3DS only, for both the Wii U and the 3DS, and in the summer, for the Wii U only.

Season pass purchasers will get an exclusive Ganondorf Wind Waker-themed costume.

All players will also be able to download the playable character Medli from Wind Waker for free on both the Wii U and 3DS.

Medli from 'The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD' (Screen capture)
Medli from ‘The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD’ (Screen capture)

Nintendo has not released prices for North America, however, when approximately converted from British pounds, the season pass costs about $25.40 CDN (for 3DS only), $16.93 CDN (for Wii U only) and $28.79 CDN (for both 3DS and Wii U).

You can also purchase the DLC packs separately. Using the same conversion math, DLC Pack 1 would cost $3.37 CDN. DLC packs 2-4 are $11.84 CDN each (for 3DS only), $8.45 each (for Wii U only) and $15.23 each (for both 3DS and Wii U).

Here are the full details of what’s available in each DLC pack:

3DS

Master Wind Waker Pack (DLC Pack 1) (Available late Spring 2016)
  • 16 new My Fairy costume pieces
  • The “Master” Wind Waker map for Adventure Mode with one new adventure battle scenario
Link’s Awakening Pack (DLC Pack 2) (Available Summer 2016)
  • 16 new My Fairy costume pieces
  • A new map for Adventure Mode with two new challenge battle scenarios
  • A new playable character
  • A new weapon for Linkle
Phantom Hourglass & Spirit Tracks Pack (DLC Pack 3) (Available Autumn 2016)
  • 15 new My Fairy costume pieces
  • A new map for Adventure Mode with one new adventure battle and two new challenge battle scenarios
  • A new playable character
  • A new weapon for Toon Link
A Link Between Worlds Pack (DLC Pack 4) (Available Winter 2016)
  • 15 new My Fairy Costumes
  • A new map for Adventure Mode with one new adventure battle and two new challenge battle scenarios
  • Two new playable characters

Wii U

Master Wind Waker Pack (DLC Pack 1) (Not available for the Wii U)
Link’s Awakening Pack (DLC Pack 2) (Available Summer 2016)
  • A new playable character
  • A new weapon for Linkle (If you have not previously purchased the Legends Character Pack or used the download code provided with Hyrule Warriors: Legends, then you will download a version of Linkle who will only be able to use this new weapon. If you purchase the Legends Character Pack or use the code after downloading this DLC Pack, then Linkle will also be able to use her Crossbow weapon.)
Phantom Hourglass & Spirit Tracks Pack (DLC Pack 3) (Available Autumn 2016)
  • A new playable character
  • A new weapon for Toon Link (If you have not previously purchased the Legends Character Pack or used the download code provided with Hyrule Warriors: Legends, then you will download a version of Toon Link who will only be able to use this new weapon. If you purchase the Legends Character Pack or use the code after downloading this DLC Pack, then Toon Link will also be able to use his Hero’s Sword weapon.)
A Link Between Worlds Pack (DLC Pack 4) (Available Winter 2016)
  • Two new playable characters