Tantalus is the name of the studio that actually did the hard porting work behind getting The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess in HD on the Wii U. It turns out that the job was earned through months of convincing.
CEO Tom Crago revealed in an interview that the reason they were even able to approach Nintendo about it in the first place came because of their work on an earlier game. That game was Top Gear Rally on the Game Boy Advance. After doing that project, the studio worked to keep the lines of communication with Nintendo proper open.
And they succeeded. After that, they turned their attention to Twilight Princess.
Here’s Crago on the process.
“[The process took] several months. I mean they are obviously an incredibly meticulous company, and we’re talking about a beloved property – one of the most beloved properties in the whole house of Nintendo, so we approached it very diligently and carefully, and we went to Kyoto a couple of times to meet with Aonuma-san and his team, and to talk to them about the work that we’d done and what we proposed to do on Twilight Princess, and then there are a series of experiments and tests and trials and so on before you have the opportunity to actually go into full development, and we are fortunate that we got that opportunity.”
We’re glad they were able to do it because Twilight Princess HD is a wonderful port.
The Galaxy S20 Ultra's Space Zoom camera is amazing and a bit creepy
The Galaxy S20 Ultra supports up to 100X zoom, which Samsung calls Space Zoom, but is it any good? Can a phone really product usable photos at 100x zoom? We've got our Galaxy S20 Ultra already so join us to find out!
Win an iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch with the Reader's Choice giveaway!
What's the best phone of 2019? Is it the iPhone 11 Pro, Pixel 4 or OnePlus 7T? What about the best laptop, games console, tablet and more? Vote NOW in the Reader's Choice awards and win BIG in time for the holidays!
Here are the best products from IFA 2019!
Here are the products announced at IFA 2019 that were worthy of our Best of IFA 2019 awards. Also featuring MrMobile's single best product at the show!
Break open a Loot Llama to find these gifts for Fortnite fans
Get your fortnite loving friends and family these awesome gifts. They will love you and emote for you. If you don't what that means, ask them and they'll show you.