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Whether you choose solo or competitive play, The Legend of Zelda: a Link to the Past / Four Swords will keep your eyes, fingers, and mind occupied like no other game on Game Boy Advance!
So much fun that you'll play 'til the batteries run out. You simply cannot miss this game. [Spring 2003, p.28]
The control of the game is where this really shines.
A flawless masterpiece, Link to the Past drastically improved upon its predecessors by introducing a more linear framework for the player to explore (rather than the vast open-endedness of the two previous games), a better interface and controls, and dungeon puzzles and layouts designed in such a manner that can only be called perfect.
A must-have title that, if nothing else, represents the missing "link" of Nintendo classics destined to appear on the color handheld.
A classic no matter the platform.
This title is the definition of perfect pacing. [Jan 2003, p.121]
But the most amazing feature is that an entirely new game has been added. It's a multi-player game that is worth the price of admission alone. It's more than Gauntlet and it's not just another Deathmatch, it's a stand-alone game that makes this one of the best GBA buys in history.
Not having to dig out the SNES and clean out the cartridge port is nice enough, but to play this classic game on the bus? Pure Nirvana. [Feb 2003, p.74]
The puzzles are still clever, the dungeons are still brilliantly laid out, the control is spot-on, and the graphics still look sweet. [Jan 2003, p.64]
There are certain games that come along, a few very generation, and they are the pinnacle of a genre, or an ideal. Such is A Link to the Past. The game is as close to flawless as is humanly possible.
Bound By Flame
- Xbox 360
- Playstation 3
- Playstation 4
Bound by Flame is a heroic fantasy RPG that has you playing as a mercenary possessed by a demon in flames. In the grasp of the demon, you must choose between the demonic power within you, and your hum...
Age of Wonders III
Age of Wonders III is the long anticipated sequel to the award-winning strategy series. Delivering a unique mix of Empire Building, Role Playing and Warfare, Age of Wonders III offers the ultimate in ...
Mario Golf World Tour
Mario, Luigi and their Mushroom Kingdom neighbors are teeing up once again in Mario Golf: World Tour. The Nintendo 3DS game includes both simple controls and a deeper experience for golf fans, plus co...
Assassin's Creed Rogue
- Xbox 360
- Playstation 3
North America, 18th century. Amid the chaos and violence of the French and Indian War, Shay Patrick Cormac, a fearless young member of the Assassin Brotherhood, undergoes a dark transformation that wi...
Advanced Dungeons & Dragons: Eye of the Beholder
- Sega CD
Put your best fighters up front in Advanced Dungeons & Dragons: Eye of the Beholder! Battle-Axe-wielding Skeletons are among the first horrors you'll encounter in 13 levels of mayhem. The Beholder him...
Zelda Producer Teases Majora's MaskMatt Cebreros
If you plan on picking up The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds next month, you just might find some clues related to Majora’s Mask.Legend of Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma appeared at New Yor...