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Zelda: Four Swords Anniversary Edition Available For Free On Nintendo 3DS


To celebrate The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, Nintendo have released The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past on the Wii U Virtual Console in North America today.


At the same time, they’ve also brought The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Anniversary Edition back to the Nintendo eShop for 3DS. This game can be downloaded for free until February 2nd, after which it will be taken off the eShop again.


Four Swords Anniversary Edition includes a new singleplayer mode and will unlock new stages and abilities after you’ve beaten the game.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.