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  • Game: The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past System: Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) Year: 1992 Type: Action-Adventure Claim to Fame: Viewed as one of the greatest games of all time, it sold more than 4 million copies! Trivia: Many changes were made from the Japanese to American version.  The most obvious change was made to the subtitle of the game, which was renamed from Kamigami no Triforce “The Triforce of the Gods” to A Link to the Past. The font used to represent an unreadable language, Hylian, originally had designs of a vulture and an ankh. These designs were based on Egyptian hieroglyphs which carry religious meanings, and they were altered in the English version. The localization […]

    Retro Gaming: Zelda: A Link to the Past

    Game: The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past System: Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) Year: 1992 Type: Action-Adventure Claim to Fame: Viewed as one of the greatest games of all time, it sold more than 4 million copies! Trivia: Many changes were made from the Japanese to American version.  The most obvious change was made to the subtitle of the game, which was renamed from Kamigami no Triforce “The Triforce of the Gods” to A Link to the Past. The font used to represent an unreadable language, Hylian, originally had designs of a vulture and an ankh. These designs were based on Egyptian hieroglyphs which carry religious meanings, and they were altered in the English version. The localization […]

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