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Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity

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Total Reviews: 83
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Critics Consensus: Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity is an entertaining love letter to Breath of the Wild. The game suffers from uneven performance and numerous technical issues, but a colorful cast of characters, charming backstories, and compelling combat make Age of Calamity a clever remix worth playing.
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Critic Reviews: 83
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Critics Consensus

# Reviews: 83

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity is an entertaining love letter to Breath of the Wild. The game suffers from uneven performance and numerous technical issues, but a colorful cast of characters, charming backstories, and compelling combat make Age of Calamity a clever remix worth playing.

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Critics Consensus

# Reviews: 83

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity is an entertaining love letter to Breath of the Wild. The game suffers from uneven performance and numerous technical issues, but a colorful cast of characters, charming backstories, and compelling combat make Age of Calamity a clever remix worth playing.

Cam Shea (IGN)

9/10

“Age of Calamity boasts compelling combat, a stack of content and a clever remix of Breath of the Wild’s Hyrule.”

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Martin Robinson (Eurogamer)

Recommended

“Zelda gets the Dynasty Warriors treatment once more, folding in inspiration from Breath of the Wild for the best musou spin-off yet.”

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Hirun Cryer (GamesRadar+)

4/5 stars

“Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity is an ace accomplice to Breath of the Wild, providing charming backstories to its colorful cast of characters while carrying forward the spirit of experimental gameplay with impressive results.”

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See Hyrule 100 years before the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild game and experience the events of the Great Calamity Join the struggle that brought Hyrule to its knees. Learn more about Zelda, the four Champions, the King of Hyrule and more through dramatic cutscenes as they try to save the kingdom from Calamity. The Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity game is the only way to firsthand see what happened 100 years ago.

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