[Deal du Jour] Amazon offers a discount on The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakeningremake of the 1993 game of the same name. Currently for less than € 37, this new version gives you the opportunity to (re) discover a cult game from the Zelda saga.

  • What is this Zelda game? Link’s awakening is the fourth game in the saga The legend of Zelda. Originally released in 1993 on the Game Boy, then on the Game Boy Color in 1998 in its DX version, the game invited you to take part in an adventure filled with fighting and puzzles, in an island-sized camera. Extremely well received when it was released, it quickly became a cult game for Nintendo’s handheld console. This remake, released on Switch in 2019, faithfully reproduces the mechanics of the original game. Too much perhaps, because this new version seems frozen in another era. A will assumed by the Japanese studio Grezzo, at the controls of this restyling, but which divides for its rigidity. Just the game system and how it plays out old school give an undeniable charm to this Link’s awakening. The game takes a new artistic direction, with graphic models that look like plasticine and a visual that looks like a diorama. Magic happens on the screen: traveling the world is a joy for the eyes.
  • Is this promotion on the game interesting? For less than € 37, The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening it’s a great deal. It is obviously a pleasure to return to Cocolint Island and move on, puzzle after puzzle, in this melancholy, seemingly naive story. Players who have experienced the original game will be inundated with nostalgia during the ten hours that the adventure offers. The youngest who will find out Zelda from this version Switch will be frustrated by the difficulty of some quests and will discover another aspect of the saga. less free than Breath of the wildeven less permissive, this remake combines two generations of games Zelda. Halfway between the cult A link to the past And The alarm clock of the wind (whose Switch version is still awaited!), The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening he is as cute as he is demanding. A kind of stinging candy, sweet and tart at the same time, perfect for waiting Tears of the Kingdomscheduled for May 2023.
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening
The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening // Source: Nintendo

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