Zelda II Marks 100th virtual console release

Nintendo announced this morning that it's going to be putting Zelda II-The Adventure of Link on the Wii's Virtual Console channel June 4 to mark the download service's 100th title. The company says that more than 4.7 million games have been downloaded from the Virtual Console since the service was launched in November. That's more than 1,000 games every hour. According to Nintendo, the top five downloads are Super Mario Bros., Super Mario 64, Mario Kart 64, Super Mario World and The Legend of Zelda. With all that Mario action, couldn't they have marked this milestone by releasing Super Mario 3? Of course not.

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AcidRhain4208d ago

The 'worst' Zelda game finally makes it to the VC. Actually, I liked this Zelda a lot, just because it was sooo effin different. Glad to see Nintendo is honoring this game with the 100th release status.

ChickeyCantor4207d ago

This game T_T was so hard, specially when you died you started back @ the tempel where zelda was asleep..and go back to the last temple was just horror T_T the first zelda game i never finished, the whole different way of playing was just great.