Imagine, if you will, being sucked into a parallel universe in which the original Nintendo Entertainment System was exactly the same, but games like The Legend of Zelda were rendered in 3D. Don’t know what I mean? Watch this clip.
3D Dot Game Heroes – a PS3 title that’s already out in Japan and coming to North America in May – celebrates an 8-bit 3D aesthetic not unlike the strange alternate universe I described above. But on top of that, its built-in sprite editor allowed Game Informer‘s Tim Turi to take the game to its natural conclusion by skinning the game with Link and adding a remix of Zelda‘s score.
Update: Clip’s being buggy. Head over to Game Informer to watch it.