A rhythm
action-adventure game

Save the legendary land of Hyrule in a game from the makers of Crypt of the NecroDancer, set to the world and music of the Legend of Zelda™ series in the Cadence of Hyrule ~ Crypt of the NecroDancer Featuring The Legend of Zelda ~ game—exclusively for the Nintendo Switch system.

Learn gameplay basics with the overview trailer

Game features

Keep the beat

  • Outstep enemies and bosses in rhythmic combat.
  • Play as Cadence, Link, or Princess Zelda through a randomly generated overworld and procedurally generated dungeons.
  • Collect classic Legend of Zelda items and weapons and spells from Crypt of the NecroDancer.

Stay one
step ahead

  • Each beat is a turn, and each turn is a chance to move, attack, defend, and more.
  • Move to the beat of 25 remixed classic Legend of Zelda tunes.
  • Match your movements to the rhythm and strategically outstep each pixel-art enemy.


  • Think you can beat the game with just one life? We dare you to try Permadeath Mode.
  • Turn off the beats with Fixed Beat Mode to move freely and play strategically.
  • Every day is something new with the Daily Challenge, where online* players try for the best time.

Buy now

Digital version

Purchase a digital version directly from Nintendo.com.

$24.99 USD / $31.49 CAD
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