Pre-order sales for Nintendo Co.’s The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker to the Wii U spiked upon availability at retailer Amazon.com.
This week, The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker held a 706 percent sales increase to rank at No. 140 in Amazon’s Video Games division.
The title, released to the GameCube in 2006, will feature the entry’s trademark cel-shading in updated high-definition graphics and new Wii U GamePad functionality.
In addition, Nintendo said it is in development on a brand new entry in the Zelda franchise that will rethink the conventions of the series.