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An Expansion Pass has been revealed for Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity on the Nintendo Switch, which will bring new Downloadable Content (DLC) to the game. Learn about new content featured in the expansion pass, as well as the release date, pricing, and more!

Expansion Pass and DLC Details

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On February 17, 2021, Nintendo showcased the Expansion Pass for Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity that was shown to feature two waves of DLC for the game. The new content for the game is set to be released throughout the year with one batch in June and another in November.

Wave 1 DLC Details

The first wave of DLC will be released on June 2021 and is set to feature an expanded roster, new weapon types, new challenges in the Royal Ancient Lab, and new challenging enemies.

Wave 2 DLC Details

The second wave of DLC will roll around on November 2021 and offers new character vignettes, new stages, a second roster expansion, and new battle skills for existing characters.

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Pre-Order Details and Bonuses

The Expansion Pass is currently priced at 19.99 USD. As DLC, the full version of the game is required to enjoy the upcoming content.

By pre-purchasing the DLC, players will unlock a newly added weapon and costume for Link. These bonuses will be made available on May 28th, 2021.

Pre-purchase is available on Nintendo's website and on the Nintendo E-Shop.

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Possible Future DLC and Expansion Pass Speculation

Note: The following section includes speculation, and may not reflect the actual content of the DLC

New Playable Characters

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The previous Hyrule Warriors game has a total of 32 playable characters, some of which were added later on as part of an update or as a DLC (with all included in the Definitive Edition release on Switch).

There are currently 18 characters in the base game, but with the announcement of the expansion pass, we can expect a roster increase soon. Given the image shown from the official Youtube video, we can expect that at least Purah and Robbie will be made playable, and we might have a chance to play as other characters from the Zelda series as well!

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New Costumes

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The previous Hyrule Warriors game included additional costumes that the playable characters can wear. These are usually attires seen in other Zelda games.

The upcoming DLC has confirmed a new costume for those who pre-order the game!

But we can look forward to costumes for other playable characters, since most attires are simply armor for Link from BotW.

Costumes List: How to Unlock Costumes

New Battles and Challenges

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In the previous Hyrule Warriors game, there are 5 story episodes, which add additional lore to the game, and a Boss Challenge mode.

The expansion pass has confirmed our prior speculation that the DLC will add more challenges and stages.

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3 Anonymous2 months

Hope Purah becomes playable!

2 Kuma3 months

Still holding out hope for Kass / Kass' teacher to be playable!

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