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Hyrule Warriors

Rating Summary

Based on 67 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

76

Top Critic Average

55%

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Based on 67 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:Wii USep 26, 2014

Developer: Omega Force

Publisher: Nintendo

Genre: Action

Cut down entire legions of enemies as Link, Zelda, Midna and other characters from The Legend of Zelda franchise using over-the-top powerful Dynasty Warriors-style moves. This tour de force through the beloved locales of Hyrule will have players battling some of the fiercest enemies in The Legend of Zelda history.

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25
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13
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IGN

7 / 10.0
IGN

Hyrule Warriors brings the worlds of Zelda and Dynasty Warriors closer together in a fun, repetitive action game.

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Eurogamer

8 / 10
Eurogamer

Hyrule Warriors rewards thoughtful play and demands a strategic approach that transcends the brute force combo-strings of its moment-to-moment gameplay. The marriage of Zelda and Musou is an unexpected success, then - a game that recounts the Zelda myth not just in a new way, but in a whole new language.

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Metro GameCentral

4 / 10
Metro GameCentral

It always sounded like a bad idea, but although Zelda has inspired one of the best Dynasty Warriors games to date the end result is still well below average by any other standard.

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GamesRadar+

GamesRadar+

Hyrule Warriors has brilliant Zelda fan-service, but is ruined by unimaginative combat and brain-dead enemies.

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