The Legend Of Zelda Was Planned On These Sheets Of Paper

There's something about analogue development materials. Take, for example, these Legend of Zelda original design documents. Hand drawn on paper, they are still a sight to see. [Image via Nintendo]

Nintendo UK recently uploaded a host of these originals on its official site.

Here is Takashi Tezuka's skull room drawing, with a comparison to how it appeared in game.

[Image via Nintendo] Another one from Tezuka.

[Image via Nintendo] This drawing was done by Shigeru Miyamoto.

[Image via Nintendo] He did a nice job of colouring the walls! Oh, and making this game.

Check out this world map and more drawings below:

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    I'd love to play the hand drawn version of this!

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