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Zelda3 Parallel Worlds

Hack of The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past

Description:

A complete The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past hack.

Everything is brand new. Dungeons, overworlds, etc. It even has new music!

This hack does a fantastic job of letting you re-live the old classic while adding a new degree of difficulty that challenges even the elite!

The 10-year anniversary update by qwertymodo has brought a bunch of new and exciting features that help to re-balance much of the game, as well as bring a fresh new gameplay experience. Check the README for more information!

ROM / ISO Information:

  • Legend of Zelda - A Link to the Past, The (NA) (1.0).sfc
  • CRC32: 777AAC2F
  • MD5: 608C22B8FF930C62DC2DE54BCD6EBA72
  • SHA-1: 6D4F10A8B10E10DBE624CB23CF03B88BB8252973
  • SHA-256: 66871D66BE19AD2C34C927D6B14CD8EB6FC3181965B6E517CB361F7316009CFB

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Credits:

Credits
ContributorType of contributionListed credit
EuclidOriginal HackingSupervisor, dungeon design, ASM
SePHOriginal HackingOverworld design, GFX editing
ConHackingASM work for v1.2
qwertymodoHackingSupervisor for v1.2, inserting Con's ASM, beta testing
PuzzleDudeHackingSupervisor for version 1.23, beta testing and debugging for v1.23

User Review Information

It's Like Expert Mode!

Reviewed By: TheLuigiLightning on 01 Jun 2015

This is a fantastic hack of Link to the Past from what I’ve played so far! I don’t know about anyone else, but I just love hard games. I really can’t get enough of extreme challenge in games, and this will certainly give it to you!

I don’t remember exactly where I was when I last played, but I think I beat the second or third dungeon. Bear in mind that I’m playing through without save states, so I can’t just beast through like most people are, if you know what I mean.

One thing I do have to bring up, though, is, why can’t you save your progress until you’ve made it to the ornament in the guard house? I had to wake up from bed so many freaking times! I was wondering if you could even save the game at all, and I was so relieved when I hit a checkpoint at the ornament!

It’s really cool how you have a magic meter like in Majora’s Mask, and the day and night transitions like in Ocarina, and every Zelda game after! Although, it doesn’t seem to change that often. The custom sprites are really good, and overall, it seems a lot of work was put into this hack.

A lot of people say that this hack is way too hard, but I find it to be beatable for the most part. You just have to be patient. When you fail, you just have to try again! Don’t be so quick to give up!

Fantastic hack, man!

Version 1.1 Recommended - Yes

User Reviews
HeadlineAuthorDateVersionRecommended
Great game, with some flawswrench24811 Jul 20201.23Yes
fun but...Shadowhacked29 Apr 20201.23Yes
Well done, but too much backtrackingAce of Spades29 Aug 20191.23Yes
Too Hard for Me But Not Un-Funavrysatos04 May 20191.23Yes
Excellent but with "flaws"g4z316 Mar 20181.23Yes
Parallel Worlds, Skew Troubles, Perpendicular challengeLumine23 Oct 20171.23No
Parallel ForcesViolentForce27 Dec 20151.1Yes
It's Like Expert Mode!TheLuigiLightning01 Jun 20151.1Yes
Good but DifficultIlPalazzo29 May 20151.1Yes
Like a cold showerSunGodPortal16 Oct 2013N/ANo
Fantastic, Great Replay Valuedissident17 Nov 2012N/AYes
Good, but hard.austin514102 Sep 2012N/AYes
Fantastic!Hrith07 Feb 2011N/AYes
Difficult, But Quite Engaging!Klaviaturist22 Oct 2010N/AYes
Master Hackpuzzledude22 Oct 2010N/AYes
Much Too Difficultgeocache28 Feb 2010N/ANo
Difficult but funBond69704 Sep 2009N/AYes
Should be redoneMelanyKoura16 Aug 2009N/ANo