Just moments ago, we got our second look at the next installment to the Zelda series. What we initially knew as “A Link to the Past 2” now has an official title of A Link Between Worlds.
Hit the jump to see a brand new trailer and official artwork!
Stay tuned for more details and updates!
Update x4: If the trailer analysis isn’t enough, we’ve also written up a guide to what we know about Link’s items and abilities. Check it out!
Update x3: Our very own Joshua has written an in-depth analysis of the trailer for A Link Between Worlds. You can read that here!
Official artwork has been released for the game, which has confirmed that the Master Sword will be making an appearance once again.
Now you may feast your eyes on a hefty amount of new screenshots.
Great fairies heal your wounds, the same way they did in A Link to the Past.
Inside the cave, Link meets a great fairy.
Using the bomb, Link has discovered a cave.
A staple of the series from the beginning, bombs once again return in A Link Between Worlds.
Once broken, Link can fall through the holes to reach lower levels.
The hammer can be used to smash cracked floors.
Link retaliates against a Zola with a fire attack. Is this is the return of the legendary fire rod!?
Link defends himself from a Zola attack.
Link encounters a guard.
Link uses the hammer to collect a piece of heart.
The hammer can be used to smash stakes into the ground.
As always, you can find treasures hidden in the grass.
Link finds a group of rupees!
Link reaches the entrance of the Eastern Palace.
Moldorm’s weak point is his tail!
At the top of the tower, Link meets Moldorm, a classic Legend of Zelda boss.
These spring switches can be smashed down with the hammer and then used as trampolines to reach higher floors.
Using the “merge” ability is crucial in solving puzzles and navigating dungeons.
Link can use his “merge” ability to ride moving platforms as a drawing.
Link collects a piece of heart after using his “merge” ability.
Using the “merge” ability, Link is able to reach the piece of heart.
A piece of heart is just out of reach.
When Link uses his “merge” ability, he becomes a 2D wall drawing, and can move along the wall.
When Link encounters a wall, he can “merge” with the wall to clear the obstacle.
Link hops down to collect the treasure.
A treasure chest appears after Link activates a switch.
Link readies his bow.