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Cane and Rinse Vol. 5

The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past – Cane and Rinse No.208

“May the way of the hero lead to the Triforce.”

Released on the one year anniversary of the Super Famicom in Japan, The Legend of Zelda: Triforce of the Gods arrived in the USA and Europe as The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past in 1992. Returning the to the oblique, top-down perspective of the original The Legend of Zelda, the third game in the franchise – actually a prequel (hence the name) – set many of what would become the series’ trademarks in stone. Leon, Josh, Ryan and Triforce-tattooed guest Leah Haydu – along with the Cane and Rinse community – revisit one of the Super Nintendo’s best-selling and seemingly most beloved games.

Music used in this issue:

1: Hyrule Field Main Theme by Koji Kondo
2: Beginning of the Journey by Koji Kondo
3: The Dark World by Koji Kondo

Cane and Rinse 208 was edited by Sean O’Brien

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Darren returns to the 16-bit incarnation of Hyrule with a pink-haired Link(le) in The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past – as emulated (in a little resolution-preserving window) on his PC:

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