Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda

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Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda

(Credit: Cornfox & Bros.)

Nintendo has stated, firmly and more than once, that it won’t be bringing its proprietary titles to mobile formats. If The Legend of Zelda were to come to mobile, though, we don’t think it could do a better job than the newly released Oceanhorn.

After being in the works from the Finnish developer behind Death Rally since 2011 (and promised for a 2012 release), it’s landed for iPhone and iPad — and the time in development shows.

As does its inspiration. The Cornfox & Bros. team wrote on its blog when it announced the game in 2011, “Development of Oceanhorn began from our love towards old console adventure games, where instead of looting dungeons and grinding XP, you explored the world and solved puzzles and followed dusty maps to find treasures from the remains of old temples and castles. We want to deliver that experience, where instead of taking care of boring chores, you can have an adventure of your lifetime on a fantasy land.”

(Credit: Cornfox & Bros.)

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Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda


Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda

 

Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda

 

Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda

 

Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda

 

Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda

Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda

Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda

Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda

Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda

Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda

Oceanhorn: A loving tribute to The Legend of Zelda

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