Feature: The Mysterious Absence Of A Famicom Gem On Switch

Castle’s in the air.

Something very mysterious is going on with a sadly obscure but fondly remembered gem from the Famicom era. It was built on the same game engine as the original Legend of Zelda, but unlike Link who decades on remains at the vaunted heights of gaming’s all-time greats, the protagonist of this bygone classic never even got a proper international release in its day, never mind a sequel.

Spare a thought, then, for the lone samurai Takamaru.

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