The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap. Nintendo/Capcom (2004) Gameboy Advance

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I truly hated Oracle of Ages, so much so that I originally gave it zero percent. I felt Capcom got it all wrong by introducing too much 1980’s Capcom difficulty and obtuseness.  My opinion on it mellowed after some time, but I still consider it to be the worst Zelda game that isn’t one of the CD-i games. So it was with some hesitation that I approached The Minish Cap.
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The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker. Nintendo EAD (2003) Gamecube

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Wind Waker has always been a strange one for me. I can remember the faux outrage over the cartooney graphics, and I can remember getting bored of the game around the plot twist. So originally (in two attempts), I never completed it.

Fast forward 13 years however and there are many MANY things which make Wind Waker my favourite Zelda game, but then, there are also a few things I take umbrage with. Continue reading

Zelda 2: The Adventure of Link. Nintendo (1987) NES

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Zelda 2 divides opinion. It even divides my opinion. I am still struggling to decide if I like it or not. However, one thing is for certain. Zelda 2 is probably the most underrated Zelda game.

So here goes.
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The Legend of Zelda, Nintendo (1986) NES

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Zelda, the useless bint is on screen for less than 5 seconds, yet it is all about her. Feminism gone mad! Bloody bra burners!

Meanwhile poor Link, doesn’t even get a mention in his first starring game… Continue reading