If you’re interested in watching the Star Fox Zero animated short, you can do so in the video player below. Star Fox Zero: The Battle Begins debuts on Nintendo’s Twitch channel right now.
The Battle Begins was teased the other day with a trailer featuring Star Fox and his other critter companions: Falco Lombardi, Slippy Toad, and Peppy Hare. You can watch the teaser trailer for yourself right here.
After the short finishes, you can watch a Treehouse: Live presentation of the upcoming Star Fox Zero and the standalone game Star Fox Guard, which stars Slippy’s uncle, Grippy.
Star Fox Zero releases for the Wii U on April 22 and is bundled with Star Fox Guard.
GameSpot scored Star Fox Zero a 7 out of 10. Critic Peter Brown said, “Zero is a good-looking homage with some new locations to find and challenges to overcome. It doesn’t supplant Star Fox 64, but it does its legacy justice.”