A television poll of 50,000 Japanese gamers declared The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild the best game of all time.
Kodoani.com – TV Asahi’s three-hour television special, surveying 50,000 people across Japan about their games, has announced. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is the best game of all time.
The 2017 adventure game, released on both the Wii U and the Nintendo Switch, is widely loved for the way it recreates and refreshes the tried-and-true Legend of Zelda formula with its immersive open-world gameplay. roles, a new dynamic of discovery, a painterly art style, and an emotional plot. The game takes place 100 years after the current incarnations of Zelda and Link failed to stop the Great Disaster. Awakening to a post-apocalyptic world without his memories, Link must now assemble a team of Hyrule’s new characters to help him defeat Ganon, who remains sealed in Hyrule Castle along with Hyrule Castle. Zelda but gained strength.
The fact that Japanese fans agree that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is the best game of all time not too far from the way gamers around the world. The Switch version of Breath of the Wild is the 14th highest rated game on Metacritic, with a critics score of 97, while the Wii U version is rated 26th with a score of 96. Metacritic, 18 critics named it the best game of the 2010s, more than any other game in that decade.
Breath of the Wild is one of five Legend of Zelda games that made it to the Top 100 of the poll. Nintnedo 64’s release of Ocarina of Time, widely considered the “best” of the series before Breath of the Wild took that title, ranks at 18 on the list. The original NES’ Legend of Zelda ranks at number 52, while the N64’s Majora’s Mask is at number 80 and Skyward Sword at number 88. The list is heavily skewed towards Switch releases, with four out of 10 titles. Top games (Breath of the Wild #1, Animal Crossing: New Horizons #4, Splatoon 2 #5, and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate #7) are out on Nintendo’s newest best-selling console .
A sequel to Breath of the Wild is currently in the works with a planned release on Switch in 2022.