What in the name of the three goddesses of Hyrule happened to this? The traditional overhead explor-a-fighting looks brilliant; the ability to drag the map down to the bottom screen and scratch your own notes on is genius; and there's electric in our tummies at the prospect of another 'toon-shaded', ocean-crossing Wind Wakeresque adventure.
Only trouble is: we haven't heard a squeak about it for eight months. "It is not likely Ganondorf will return," says series boss Eiji Aonuma, and that's the last we heard out of him. Come on, Nintendo.