The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening File Size And Digital Pre-Order Bonus Revealed

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Nintendo of Europe has announced that digital pre-purchase for The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening is now live, revealing the game’s file size for those planning to download the Nintendo Switch exclusive.

From the Nintendo eShop page, we can learn that those wanting to buy the games digitally on the portable home console will need 5.8 GB of free space.

Those that choose to purchase Link’s upcoming adventure digitally will be rewarded with double My Nintendo Gold Points once the game is released, worth £5.

In The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, after Link washes ashore on the mysterious Koholint Island he discovers that the only way to escape is to collect the magical instruments that are needed to wake the Wind Fish.

The Game Boy classic has been faithfully rebuilt in a new art style, challenging players to battle enemies, conquer numerous dungeons, and uncover the island’s hidden secrets.

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening will release exclusively for Nintendo Switch worldwide on September 20th.

Alex Seedhouse
After starting out with a Yellow Game Boy and a copy of Donkey Kong Land, Alex once hid in his room to play The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time one Christmas. Now he shares his thoughts on Nintendo Insider, keeping track of everything to do with Nintendo.