The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening (2019) is a remake of The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening (1993). Compared to the Game Boy version released in 1993, Link’s Awakening (2019) is designed with a more engaging battle and graphics system. Participating in conquering the challenges of the game, Link will be controlled with a view from above, and the challenges that players need to complete will take place in many different Dungeons.
Regarding the plot, the version of 2019 has the same content as the original version. Link is trapped on a mysterious island due to the boat carrying him has encountered a violent storm. Later, Link was rescued by a resident on the island and was instructed on how to leave the island by summoning Wind Fish. To summon this legendary god, Link needs to move to explore around the area of the island and collect eight instruments containing the magic powers of Sirens.
With the task of collecting special items, players will have to overcome many battle missions and enemies. Combat missions will take place with defeating enemies encountered along the way or at the end of each Dungeon, where the player must defeat a tycoon to collect items. Besides, some challenges of the game are also designed with puzzle content, requiring players to communicate and collect information from the NPC to complete the task. Along with the main mission system provided in each stage of the game, the manufacturer also offers some unique side quests for people to perform and collect valuable rewards. In particular, the sub-tasks are often related to item trading.
In addition to being built with more diverse tasks to perform, Link’s Awakening (2019) item system has also been upgraded and brought more powerful features. In addition to equipment such as shields, swords, and bows that can be upgraded through each stage, many new items have been added and possess unique features to support players, helping to explore dungeons more quickly. In particular, each successfully conquered Dungeon also brings a special piece. After collecting special pieces, the player needs to give them to Dampé at his tent. There, the character assembles the pieces and creates a Chamber Dungeon to conquer.