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[Tier: Stars]NES The Legend of Zelda (USA,PRG0) in 26:55.15 by Sleepz.
Famtasia movie (.fmv) (date: unknown)
MP4 file via BitTorrent (size: 25.28 MB, length: 28:15)
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Submission #226 — Author's comments
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Obsoletes movie #658 (31:27.15)
Not rated
   
- Takes damage to save time
- Uses a game restart sequence
- Genre: Action
- Genre: Adventure

This movie has been obsoleted!

Click here to see the movie that obsoleted it.
Legend of Zelda (ゼルダの伝説) is an adventure game that easily takes you days to beat.
Its world is so huge and full of obscure secrets that without great deal of planning you won't make it in less than many hours.

This movie was planned together by many masterminds at the TASVideos forum - primarily Michael Fried, Ramzi and Sleepz.
We were aiming for a sub-30 minutes movie, then for a sub-29 minutes movie. I decided to publish anything that goes under 28 minutes. And here we are, under 27 minutes - 4:33 faster than the previous version!

The Up+A trick (save and restart) was used in this movie several times. It was judged to be acceptable because it's mentioned in the instruction booklet of the game, and is a part of normal playing.

This video is certainly quite a surprise to anyone who has used hours and hours exploring the Hyrule world. :)

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