We’re not too far off from The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening remake release date, September 20, 2019, and plenty of you are wondering what the Link’s Awakening download size is. In this guide, we’ll tell you the answer to “how big is Link’s Awakening Switch?” This means that you’ll know exactly how much room you’ll need to have spare on your Switch in order to download and install the classy remake. Read on to discover the Link’s Awakening Switch file size.
Link’s Awakening Download Size | How big is Link’s Awakening Switch?
Despite it being a remake of a GameBoy game, you will need a surprising amount of space available on your Switch in order to download and install the Link’s Awakening remake. The Link’s Awakening download size is around 5.8 GB. That is according to Nintendo Japan, anyway.
According to Nintendo UK, however, the Link’s Awakening Switch file size is 6,282.02 MB. We’d recommend that you make sure you have the larger of the two download sizes available before you attempt to download and install the game on your Switch. If you’re running low on space on the console itself, we’d recommend picking up a decent-sized MicroSD card. You never know when you’re going to want to install new games on your Switch, after all.
You can head to the Switch eShop and pre-download Link’s Awakening now, if you’d like to have it available to play the second it goes live. Check out our Link’s Awakening preload guide to find out more, including how to bag yourself double Gold Points. Remember, too, that you may want to ensure that you have a little more room available on your Switch for Link’s Awakening. After all, you’ll be taking tons of screenshots of this beauty throughout your experience, which has added custom dungeons thanks to the Chamber Dungeon mode.