The premise of Zelda II - Amida
One day Link finds a portal to a strange land. Curious he starts exploring the magical land of Amida. Little does he know, that he's on a brand new adventure that will take him to places he couldn't have imagined. Amida has a deep emotional link to our hero. Can Link unravel the secrets of Amida and return to his own world?
A new world awaits...
Zelda II is in many ways an unique and unconventional Zelda game. It's the only Zelda game featuring an experience system, overworld and 2D side scrolling levels. It's harsh difficulty and obscure puzzles made it a hard game to get through for less experienced players.
Zelda II - Amida will be completely new Zelda II adventure, but without the flaws of the original game. You will be able to fully enjoy the richness of the Zelda II gameplay in a whole new world!
Loads of gameplay elements have been tweaked to make this Zelda II experience a pleasant one. For example, you can now save anywhere using a simple button combination. The experience system has been completely reworked, so you'll spend a lot less time combating enemies to gain levels. And the broken lives system does actually work now. So, every extra live you'll find will have a lasting effect.
Besides these changes, many more small things will be adjusted to get the gameplay in line with modern standards. The focus in Zelda II - Amida lies on exploration above combat.
From the ground up
Get ready for a new overworld, new dungeons, new temples and new towns. The world of Amida is build from the ground up, so you will have the joy of exploring every corner of the world, just like when you were playing Zelda II for the first time! New graphics give the game a unique style, while still being recognizable for Zelda fans!
Zelda II - Amida is also a perfect starting point for gamers that never played Zelda II before. The story of Zelda II - Amida stands on itself, so everyone can join in!
Coming in 2021
Development of Zelda II - Amida started in 2020 and is well underway. Keep an eye on this website for new screenshots and the eventual release in 2021!