Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity logos box art different countries languages logo

Today is the day Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity launches on Nintendo Switch. Many a gamer are no doubt dabbling in their first Musou-like title, laying waste to thousands of enemies by mashing buttons repeatedly. Over in Europe, players who opted to secure their physical copy of Nintendo’s latest are noticing something a bit distracting. Some box art features the game’s title in multiple languages, contributing to a little oversaturation.

Now we all know how to say Age of Calamity in various tongues

Thanks to some countries having more than one official language, Age of Calamity must have a variety of logos to accommodate all speakers.

Take a look at Switzerland’s box art, where its official languages are German, French, and Italian:

At least the logos are on the bottom, so consumers can still appreciate the lovely art as a whole.

As the website Nintendo Life points out, the placement of the logos makes geographic sense. Germany is northeast of France and Italy is south of both countries. A cool little detail.

Overall, a neat gesture from Nintendo and Koei Tecmo to recognize the diversity of the world. While just a smidge intrusive, it certainly isn’t the worst box art I’ve seen.

Age of Calamity

Never forget

Enthusiasts, have you come across a copy of Age of Calamity that has a ton of logos? Let us know below.


Arthur Damian
Arthur Damian is a writer, editor, educator, and lover of video games. Based and living in Brooklyn, NY, he has been gaming since the age of five, from the NES to the Nintendo Switch. His favorite system is the SNES, his favorite game is Chrono Trigger, and you cannot convince him otherwise. He loves dogs, rainbow cookies, Spider-Man, and songs with intricate drum patterns. Arthur is also the Editor-in-Chief at That VideoGame Blog.


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