Female Link headed to Hyrule Warriors Legends

I have some good news and bad news. First, the good news: a female version of Link is headed to Hyrule Warriors Legends on 3DS. The bad news? Her name is Linkle - which is basically the dumbest name ever.

Linkle. Let that marinate for a bit.

Turns out, Linkle was previously designed by Tecmo Koei for the Wii U version of Hyrule Warriors, but ultimately didn't make the cut. Luckily, she's been drafted for the 3DS outing, donning the familiar green outfit, a set of crossbows, and dual-wielding her way through mobs of Moblins in typical Hyrule Warriors fashion.

She'll join a roster of other classic Zelda characters in the 3DS port/update on March 25, 2016.


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David Roberts
David Roberts lives in Everett, WA with his wife and two kids. He once had to sell his full copy of EarthBound (complete with box and guide) to some dude in Austria for rent money. And no, he doesn't have an amiibo 'problem', thank you very much.