Zelda Classic Alternatives

    Zelda Classic is described as 'tribute to (what we think is) the greatest video game of all time: Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda. It has been developed into an exact replica of the NES version that we all know and love'. There are more than 25 games similar to Zelda Classic for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Android, Mac, iPad and iPhone. The best alternative is The Binding of Isaac. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Zelda Mystery of Solarus DX or Final Fantasy XV. Other Zelda Classic like games are Oceanhorn (Paid), Enter the Gungeon (Paid), Utilizer Deluxe (Free) and Ardentryst (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 23, 2020

    1. The Binding of Isaac is a top-down 2D dungeon crawler game in which the player controls Isaac or one of six other unlockable characters as they explore the dungeons located in Isaac's basement. Represent entire series of The Binding of Isaac games.
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      Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas is an epic adventure game combining a compelling storyline with breathtaking visuals and action-packed gameplay. Explore the islands of Uncharted Seas, a world filled with many dangers, puzzles and secrets.
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    2. Enter the Gungeon is a bullet hell dungeon crawler following a band of misfits seeking to shoot, loot, dodge roll and table-flip their way to personal absolution by reaching the legendary Gungeon’s ultimate treasure: the gun that can kill the past.
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    3. The Legend of Zelda: Mystery of Solarus DX is set to be a direct sequel to The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past on the SNES, using the same graphics and game mechanisms. Zelda Mystery of Solarus DX is the first game made with the Solarus engine. Built using...
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      Final Fantasy XV is an action role-playing video game developed and published by Square Enix. The game can be bought for Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One as physical or digital edition. A Pocket Edition is also available and it's free-to-play for Android and iOS.
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    4. Utilizer Deluxe is a mobile arcade space shooter mixed with a match 3 genre! Utilize fancy space monsters, fight with dangerous bosses, make color blocks combinations, upgrade your spaceship, complete all sectors and test your skills in the survival mode!
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    5. Ardentryst is an action/RPG sidescroller, focused not just on fighting, but on story, and character development. Strategy as well as reflexes will be needed to overcome the game. The game is set in another world.
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      Evoland is a journey through the history of action/adventure gaming, allowing you to unlock new technologies, gameplay systems and graphic upgrades as you progress through the game.
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      Evoland does not let you edit levels, which is the primary purpose of Zelda Classic.
      Negative comment about 3 years ago

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      Final Fantasy III is a 3d remake of the original of the same name for the Famicom Entertainment System (a.k.a. Nintendo Entertainment System). Originally it was not released in North America. Eventually it was re-made into a 3d version for the Nintendo DS.
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    6. Once a fabled assassin, you hunted those who jeopardized the order and balance of your home village.
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