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The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD

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GF Rating
8.5

394 ratings

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GF Rating
10

Perfect

Great

posted by farqus11 (LAKEWOOD, CO) Apr 15, 2014

Member since Jul 2011

Thought this was a stupid remake of a game and had the exact same things. That is what I got wrong. The sailing is 5x faster and the triforce hunt is shorter. This is a good game and way better than the first Wind Waker.

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GF Rating
9

Excellent

Great game

posted by jayprime (BOYES HOT SPRINGS, CA) Feb 2, 2014

Member since Feb 2012

This is hands down the best HD remake of any game I have ever played. The cell shaded goodness will warm your heart. The Wii U gamepad support for this game is great and the game sound is stellar. The original game was actually pretty hard to beat due to the slow sailing and finding of the Triforce shards. But they fixed this problem and I was actually able to beat this game for the first time since I played it on the Gamecube. Awesome game you won't be disappointed. I have noticed all the 10 this game has. It was very close but I did not achieve "total immersion" for me to give it a 10.

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GF Rating
4

Weak

Uninspired game with bad graphics

posted by lightzout (STINSON BEACH, CA) Dec 15, 2013

Member since Nov 2005

Maybe its fun for fans of the original but as a new game the graphics were well below par. In fact videos of the old game show they barely improved on anything. I guess its just a nostalgic trip for Zelda fans but as my first Zelda it got boring quickly and my son felt the same way too. Very disappointing.

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