Checking the Score: The Champions’ Ballad

The Legend of Zelda has been known for its expert use of music since the original graced the Famicom and NES back in the mid-eighties. Whether it’s the infamous main theme that strikes fans right in the heart with a nostalgic Biggoron’s Sword or the fabled instruments the player controls like the Ocarina of Time or the Wind Waker, the history of Zelda games is steeped in music. It’s odd, then, that music seemingly plays such a minor role in Breath of the Wild. Even though this absence has been a sore point for many fans, Nintendo decided to give Breath of the Wild’s second, and most substantial, piece of DLC a slightly more musical focus. Heck, it even addresses music right there in its title: The Champions’ Ballad.

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cpayne93337d ago

Naw this is one of the best games I have played in a long time.