Video of the Day: The Legend of Zelda As an ’80s Teen Movie


There’s not much that’s better than two beloved cult phenomenons — in this case, The Legend of Zelda and well, basically John Hughes — joining together in beautiful, beautiful harmony. Click through to watch the epic love story embedded in everyone’s favorite classic video game played out in a series of iconic moments from ’80s teen movies. It’s so well done, you’ll wish it was real.

[via BoingBoing]

Bonus link: The first commercial ever for The Legend of Zelda on Nintendo. It’s “awesome” and “intense”. Your parents help you hook it up.