It still feels like it was only yesterday that we all plopped down to watch Nintendo’s E3 2019 presentation, where the company announced the existence of an upcoming sequel to the game. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.
Well, thanks to Nintendo Life’s own video producer. Felix Sanchez (as well as the calendar), we now know that 1,000 days have passed since that exciting day, and we feel, well… older.
How could this happen? Wasn’t it 2019, like, yesterday? Well, like most, we have come to the conclusion that we have simply blocked most of 2020 and 2021 because causes. That said, it’s a frightening number, and the only consolation we have at the moment is that the game should theoretically release at some point within the next 299 days, before the end of 2022.
Having said that, 2022 is looking crowded, so there’s every chance that Nintendo can push back the release to 2023. However, let’s not think about that for now. In the end, we all need some kind of hope.
For fun, we also took a look at a few other major games and counted the number of days since each initial announcement. Interestingly, three of the youngest are planned for this year:
So, are you feeling old now? Are you excited about the continuation of Breath of the Wild? Let us know in the comments and feel free to check out everything we know about Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 so far to whet that appetite.