The Legend of Zelda (NES) – Awesome Video Game Memories

Ryan, Josh, and Frank talk about The Legend of Zelda for the original NES. Does it still hold up today? and how powerful was it’s influence on the world of gaming today?

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I didn’t play this one back in the day, I was more of a Mario kid back then. I actually only really got into Zelda when Ocarina of Time came out. Maybe a year or two ago, I decided to play through the original in order to gain some insight into the history of the series. It was a lot of fun, but man, I can’t imagine ever beating it as a little kid without the use of a guide. Hell, even as an adult I had to resort to a walkthrough.

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(raises hand) I remember this one! Although, weirdly enough…I actually didn’t play it first. First, my brother’s friend brought over Zelda 2, and I was watching this cool fantasy dungeon exploration thing…and when it got to the part where _the bridge collapses under you and can dump you into the lava_, AAAAA! I was sold. Remember this is the real, real early days of console gaming and I didn’t have many games anyway at the time, so stuff like that was still new to me. So. Got Zelda 2. Don’t know why everybody hates it; my whole family was hooked… Read more »