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Old 12-26-2010, 12:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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The Legend of Zelda prototype



This is an early build of the original FDS version of Zelda, complete with different room layouts, sprite changes, new music, and odd glitches. As a lot of you guys know, it's very unusual for first party prototypes like this to make their way out to the public, so this is quite a find.

This build shows how the initial design of Zelda was notably less difficult than what we ended up playing on our NESes (and Famicoms). Practically all of the gameplay changes from this build to the final were made to make the game more challenging:

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Old 12-27-2010, 10:35 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Is it possible to be hosted on RU Tenser?
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I think I read famicom, witch is the same as Nintendo so I'd say yes.
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That's a Famicom Disc System disc.



As far as I know, we do not host FDS (Famicom Disc System) games, just FCS (Family Computer System) games.
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