The Legend of Zelda

The Legend of Zelda

1987

System
NES
Publisher
Nintendo
Developer
Nintendo EAD

8.6

Game Rating

User Ratings: 729

Our Review: 8/10

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  • News You Can Get Lost In This Hand-Drawn Zelda Map From 1986

    "Never-seen-in-full-online before"

    When the original Zelda launched in 1986, it captivated players with its massive, sprawling map and an incredible level of detail. While subsequent Zelda games have improved on this foundation dramatically, it's still easy to appreciate the level of complexity present in the NES original – and nothing captures...

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  • Random This 3D Version Of A 2D Zelda Took Two Months To Make

    It's a secret to everybody!

    Everyone loves 2D Zeldas. Everyone also loves 3D Zeldas. But what about 3D-2D Zeldas? Best of both worlds, in our opinion. Prolific YouTuber CodyCantEatThis makes a lot of videos with titles like "I made (video game) but with (interesting twist)": over the last year, that's included Minecraft but made of LEGO, Sonic the...

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  • Random 'Princess' And 'Zelda' Mentioned On US Game Show Years Before The Game

    Contestant randomly links words four years early

    Here's a funny little thing. A clip from an episode of Password Plus - a US game show where celebrities would team with members of the public to guess 'passwords' from single-word clues - shows a contestant referring to a 'Princess Zelda' years before the world ever met Nintendo's princess. Mention...

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