A talented Zelda fan is creating custom Nintendo Switch Joy-Cons based on the design of Breath of the Wild’s sequel, Tears of the Kingdom.
A keen Zelda fan created an awesome pair of Joy-Cons based on the upcoming breath of the wild following, tears of the kingdom. The Joy-Cons are getting a lot of attention from fellow fans who can’t wait to get their hands on the franchise’s next mainline entry.
Fans have been waiting to see more of tears of the kingdom for a while now, with the title originally announced back in 2019, albeit before it had an official name. As 2023 begins its rapid approach, fans are brimming with anticipation, with the game finally set to release in May.
Zelda fan LestatsMods shared one of their latest creations with others Zelda fans on the games section of Reddit, with impressive results. Nintendo Switch’s pair of white Joy-Cons have been customized with gold buttons, the Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom logo and the interlocking circle that appeared behind the title on the opposite Joy-Con. The finished design is a bit simplistic in design, but it gives it a mature, sophisticated feel that would suit anyone. Zelda or Joy-Con collection.
Fans in the comments were quick to praise LestatsMods for their creation, though a few took the opportunity to worry about the Nintendo Switch’s infamous Joy-Con drift. For fans interested enough in the design to want to pick it up themselves, LestatsMods is selling their designs. the Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom the design is available on their website for £130.00, which is around US$155 at the time of writing. While the price may be too high for some gamers, with basic Joy-Cons often selling for around $70, some gamers may find the cost of completely unique Joy-Cons worth it.
Of course, some gamers may also be interested in the design but not commit to buying a Joy-Con based on a game they haven’t even played yet. LestatsMods actually produces a number of custom designs of Joy-Con and Switch Pro controllers, Switch docks, and even Switch Lites, based on several different game logos and iconographies. Chances are, most Nintendo fans will find something to love in their available collection.
A few months before the release of tears of the kingdom, fans are probably getting more and more anxious. So far, very little has been revealed about the game’s plot, or even its visuals. Chances are Nintendo will hold a special reveal closer to the game’s release to give gamers all the information they crave, but that won’t stop gamers from designing unique creations like these even before to play it.
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom is set to release on May 12, 2023 for Nintendo Switch.
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