Zelda: RPG or not?

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User Info: Donomega

Donomega
4 years ago#11
Just asked my 5-year-old if she thought Zelda was an RPG and she said "no, its a video game" lol So even kids know its NOT an RPG :P
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User Info: jbl8199

jbl8199
4 years ago#12
I hate when people call Zelda an RPG. It's an Action Adventure. People who call it an RPG obviously don't play ACTUAL RPG's

User Info: SMASHKING84

SMASHKING84
4 years ago#13
absolutely not it has almost none of the classic rpg tropes.
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User Info: Zero280

Zero280
4 years ago#14
I'd say it falls under the action adventure genres if anything.
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User Info: IHeartMetroid

IHeartMetroid
4 years ago#15
"Nintendo has always considered this series an RPG"


http://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/UjMPD05x5cm07NLiaeMDE5SVFeyNJzUB

Release Date: 1987
No. of Players: 1 player
Category: Adventure

You were saying?

User Info: MogMoogle1

MogMoogle1
4 years ago#16
IHeartMetroid posted...
"Nintendo has always considered this series an RPG"


http://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/UjMPD05x5cm07NLiaeMDE5SVFeyNJzUB

Release Date: 1987
No. of Players: 1 player
Category: Adventure

You were saying?


Maybe they changed it now, but back then they were always labeled as RPG, even on their official magazine. Also, the category isn't labeled consistently on their site.

http://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/l0_gKWzYFEFKk0MmdUSHMxOJkZg7Z-Rn

Category: Action, Adventure, RPG
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User Info: jbl8199

jbl8199
4 years ago#17
MogMoogle1 posted...
IHeartMetroid posted...
"Nintendo has always considered this series an RPG"


http://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/UjMPD05x5cm07NLiaeMDE5SVFeyNJzUB

Release Date: 1987
No. of Players: 1 player
Category: Adventure

You were saying?


Maybe they changed it now, but back then they were always labeled as RPG, even on their official magazine. Also, the category isn't labeled consistently on their site.

http://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/l0_gKWzYFEFKk0MmdUSHMxOJkZg7Z-Rn

Category: Action, Adventure, RPG


Just because Nintendo calls it an RPG doesn't make it an RPG.

User Info: MogMoogle1

MogMoogle1
4 years ago#18
jbl8199 posted...
Just because Nintendo calls it an RPG doesn't make it an RPG.


I'm not saying that it is or isn't, I'm just saying that Nintendo says it is and asking if people agree with them or not.
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User Info: Jonbazookaboz

Jonbazookaboz
4 years ago#19
Not this again. I still say rpg
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User Info: LLL_Deadly

LLL_Deadly
4 years ago#20
Call me when Link can go grinding to Lv. 99.
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