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Nintendo gives Switch subscribers decked out NES Zelda save file

4 monthes ago   |   By Ars Technica

Subscribers to Nintendo's paid Switch Online service got an unexpected surprise today. Alongside the expected released of three new downloadable emulated Nintendo Entertainment System titles- NES Open Tournament Golf , Solomon's Key , and Super Dodge Ball -Nintendo also offered a version of the original Legend of Zelda that lets players start with a bevy of powerful items.
The new version-marked with a "Special" tag in the UI and dubbed "Living the life of luxury!" in the description-doesn't seem to modify the core game ROM in any way (despite reports referring to it as a "hack"). Instead...
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The Legend of Zelda: Living the Life of Luxury! Comes to Nintendo Switch Online

The Legend of Zelda: Living the Life of Luxury! Comes to Nintendo Switch Online

4 monthes ago   |   By Game Skinny

Nintendo has just added a new version of the NES classic The Legend of Zelda to Nintendo Switch Online.
In The Legend of Zelda: Living the Life of Luxury! , players start with “a ton of rupees” and all the equipment. As with the original release, completing the game will give you access to Second Quest, which is essentially a NG+ play-through of The Legend of Zelda where enemies are stronger and dungeons, heart containers, and shops have been relocated in the map.
In an interview posted Nintendo.co.uk , Toshihiko Nakago revealed that Second Quest was created because Zelda 's programmers...
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