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Sonic Lost World Getting Free Yoshi’s Island Zone DLC Today

Nintendo just announced on the latest Nintendo Direct that Sonic will be kicking Shy Guys and collecting Yoshi Eggs in a new downloadable zone based on Yoshi’s Island for Sonic Lost World. This cross-over is available on the Wii U eShop right now for free.

Also announced was that a second piece of Nintendo cross-over DLC will be released at a later date. Iwata hinted with a pun too terrible to mention that Sonic will be running around in a Legend of Zelda-themed world in the upcoming expansion.

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    Free DLC is good DLC

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    Wait, Iwata mentioned a Zelda themed level? I didn’t see that in the trailer. Can I get a… Link?

    Thank you, thank you. Don’t forget to tip your waitress.

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      You just made he exact same pun Iwata made. Congrats.

      Just look up the Nintendo Direct, you’ll find it in there.

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    What if I want to complain about 3DS version Sonic Lost Worlds not getting DLC instead?

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      That’s impossible, because not getting more of the 3DS version is a blessing.

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    You know, if the Hero of Time somehow obtained all the Chaos Emeralds AND all of the Master Emeralds, would he become . . .

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      Don’t start. I know what you’re going to say. Don’t. We have enough puns here already.

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      Sonic was the hero of time years before Link.

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    Watching that Direct right now. Those levels actually make me want to play the game for the sake of novelty…

    Also, Zelda Dynasty Warriors looks something badass.

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    I would not be surprised at all if the 3rd Sonic game that is supposed to come out for the WiiU is a Mario & Sonic adventure game.

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    I don’t have sonic lost world so I only want the dlc for Sonic CD. that’s probably the last thing I want from that game 🙂

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    Wait. Zelda themed? I didn’t even notice the pun. Why not a Mario themed level? We NEED THAT CROSSOVER. No more Olympics! Just give us a freaking platformer!!! Mario 3d world “windy hill” stage.NOW!

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      Well… I know it’s Yoshi, but doesn’t it count as a Mario-themed level? :V

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    Wow. This comment section is so much more peaceful than that horrific TSSZ comment section. 🙂

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      I don’t want to give Tristan that pageview, but you’ve gotten me curious.

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      Its because every single post is approved by a mod.

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    This stage will re-appear after every 100,000 points earned. Thanks Sega (Obama)

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    As long as there’s no zombies/redeads/gibdos in the Zelda crossover, I’m happy. Don’t want Sonic to be raped by those scary things.

    Damn you Nintendo, scarred the minds of over 2 million children from around the world.

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    This is pleasantly amazing.

    I cannnot explain the genuinely yet pleasurable oddities this provides – Happy Yoshis dancing around Sonic at the end of the level, home-attacking Shy Guys, all that. It’s just weird, as if the 90’s “Sonic Vs. Mario/Sega Vs. Nintendo” thing never occurred.

    And what, Zelda’s coming next? What else? Loving this, hoping for more – NiGHTS Pre-Order DLC hardly compares.

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    Wow all this positivity! I like it!;) word of warning don’t go to the sega forums untill this dies down…

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    “Sonic will be kicking Shy Guys and collecting Yoshi Eggs in a new downloadable zone based on Yoshi’s Island”

    “Sonic will be running around in a Legend of Zelda-themed world”

    “SEGA does what Nintendont”

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    “If you leave your game, stay safe. Stay alert and whatever you do, don’t die! Because if you die outside your own game, you don’t regenerate ever! Game Over.”

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    Hmm, I might download it. It brings back memories from my N64 days.

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    loved each pixel of this!… Gosh, was that good!.. they made a perfect hybrid between Yoshi’s Island, Yoshi’s Story and Sonic;… THIS is what I want for a Mario & Sonic crossover… please Nintendo and SEGA, don’t stop; I support all those ideas! give me more! XD

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    Yoshi..like really

    Does Sonic Team care about any of Nintendo’s other franchises or is this Nintendo advertising their games in a Sonic game??

    Hopefully the Zelda DLC is good..

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    Notice when Iwata does the pun in the Nintendo Direct, there is a hidden Triforce on the wall next to Sonic.
    Bet you didn’t notice that.

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