Some new footage of Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds was shown at New York Comic Con, and officially revealed this installment’s version of the Dark World as “Lorule”. More after the break.
As seen in the video (and the image below), Lorule even has its own parallel version of Zelda, named Hilda.
To be honest, I haven’t seen any new footage or screenshots of A Link Between Worlds that revealed so much about the game, particularly plot details. As you can see in the video below, it seems that Lorule was once a peaceful land just like Hyrule. Now that evil has spread to the land, Hilda needs Link’s help to drive away Ganon’s dark forces. It also seems that the three Pendants of Virtue must be collected to raise the Master Sword from its pedestal:
A Link Between Worlds is the last big first-party release of 2013; the game releases on November 22. I will have a preview of the game posted over the weekend, so be sure to check that out.