The breathtaking trailer you are about to see is rendered in real-time by the Wii U, rather than being pre-rendered. With that said, this new Zelda game features an open-world design, with graphics sporting a touch of cel-shading, though a slightly more refined approach instead of the cartoonish feel found in Wind Waker. Continue reading for the video and more information.

Here’s what Gamespot has to say:

An open Hyrule is an incredible promise, especially when it looks so rich and vibrant, and the new Link is an exciting evolution of a hero that has been growing, and changing, for nearly 30 years.

If Nintendo can deliver on its promise, fans of the Zelda series won’t need to worry about the future of console-size Zelda games. It might even end up being the killer Wii U title that everyone has been waiting for.