Bonus Images for Vintage Games Book: Chapter 21 - The Legend of Zelda (1986)

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Vintage Games: An Insider Look at the History of Grand Theft Auto, Super Mario, and the Most Influential Games of All Time (2009), by Bill Loguidice and Matt Barton, through Focal Press. Vintage Games, available from retailers worldwide, is a full color, illustrated book, that explores the most influential videogames of all time, including Super Mario Bros., Grand Theft Auto III, Doom, The Sims, and many more.

Bonus images not found in Vintage Games for Chapter 21 – The Legend of Zelda (1986): Rescuing Zeldas and Uniting Triforces:

Link is heading for trouble in this screenshot from The Legend of Zelda on the Nintendo Entertainment System.

The fan-made Zelda Classic for PC was first released in 1999 as an exact replica of the original Nintendo Entertainment System version. Zelda Classic eventually evolved to allow the development of new quests, as shown here, that can use either the traditional graphics or enhanced graphics, as well as new enemies, items, and challenges.

Screenshot from the Nintendo Wii version of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess.


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