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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild began production in Spring 2016



The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild began production in Spring 2016


Eiki Aonuma, producer of the saga of The legend of zelda, has confirmed The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild It started to be produced in the spring of 2016, yes, only the Switch version. The main idea is that the title was going to be for Wii U, and even so, after the announcement of Switch it was not canceled for this platform.

“We never considered not releasing the game on Wii U and switching development to Switch”

When the producers decided that the title would also be available for the hybrid of Nintendo, they were forced to make small changes. Of course, then they developed both versions in parallel.

In addition, they comment that the incorporation of Switch was positive as it helped them to make changes in the development of Wii U. The main difference between the two consoles is the controls and the screen, however the adaptation was a quick process.

The players of Wii U and of Switch of Breath of the Wild They will only notice some difference in resolution, sound effects and loading times, which will be shorter for Switch.