Ocarina of Time 3D artwork livens up slow news day

Maybe the images are 13 years old, but they've never looked better

This has got to be one of the slowest news days in gamz jarnlist history. Perhaps this is the calm before the storm that’s E3, but in the meantime we’ll entertain you with news-like information. For example, Nintendo released to the press some “new” art for The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D. Technically almost all the images date back to 1998 and the original Ocarina, but these versions are of a higher quality than you’re likely to find elsewhere, and they still look great, so let’s celebrate these assets all the same.

And here's some nice character art:

Pretty sweet looking, huh? If this whet your appetite for Zelda coverage, you should read our most recent hands-on with it where we played the dastardly Water Temple, or our firstand secondrounds of screenshot comparisons between the original and the remake. Ocarina 3D goes on sale June 19.

May 19, 2011


But wait! Additions have made the Worst Level Ever far more bearable!



Even more head-to-head comparisons of Zelda's most famous entry

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Henry moved from the suburbs of northern Florida to work at GR+, and hasn't looked back once in seven years. When not collecting Mario toys, you can find him constantly checking his Twitter.
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