Nuggets of Wisdom

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Live-Action Legend of Zelda?

Netflix is developing a live-action Legend of Zelda television series. No other details have been released about the series, other than it’s been described as Game of Thrones.

As a Nintendo and Zelda fan, I’m rather skeptical about this. Video game adaptations, especially live-action adaptations, have a bad reputation of being, well, bad.

Who knows? Perhaps under the right director, we could end up with a high-quality product worthy of the Zelda canon such as this:

But considering previous live-action video game adaptations, we very much may be stuck with something like this (the cartoon, not Peanut Butter Gamer, of course!):