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I have no problem buying the game, I just don't want to play it on their crappy standard def hardware.

Skyward Sword would have made a perfect launch title for the Wii U. I hope they have another Zelda lined up for the Wii U's release but I highly doubt it.
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I'd rather just buy the game and support Nintendo.

You can buy the game and still get it for the emulator as well
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did they ever make a zelda for PC
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did they ever make a zelda for PC

Nope, all Zelda games are only released on Nintendo platforms. However, there is an emulator for the GC/Wii that does a pretty good job of making the games (all released as 480p) look good in HD (1080p, AA, texture filters)
An example of it running on the Dolphin Emulator, and their website
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theres's only one zelda game that has been release outside of nintendo brand. phillips CD-i (super nintendo era)
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theres's only one zelda game that has been release outside of nintendo brand. phillips CD-i (super nintendo era)

I saw that and thought that it looked too ridiculous to be taken seriously.
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Wow perfect scores, good job smile.gif
    
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wow, talking as if its the hands-down best Zelda game ever says it all...however I still couldn't agree with a perfect score. Still no voice acting? I can kinda understand the weird fetish of not giving Link a voice, but the other characters? c'mon, we're on DVD now and have the capacity, there's simply no excuse at this juncture. Wii U Zelda titles better buck this terrible trend.
also, Zelda titles simply don't have the replay value other games have, particularly with complete lack of multiplayer (ie not even co-op), so that would be at least another half a point for me

Sometimes leaving things up to the imagination isn't such a bad idea.
You know how some people prefer books more than their movie interpretations, right?
If Nintendo had included voice actors, not everyone would have the same opinion of the voice acting.
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They better mean it when they say that Ocarina of Time has met it's match, I have been let down with the Zelda series since the Windwaker, and I could hardly stand Twilight princess.
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Sometimes leaving things up to the imagination isn't such a bad idea.
You know how some people prefer books more than their movie interpretations, right?
If Nintendo had included voice actors, not everyone would have the same opinion of the voice acting.

I agree.
I feel bojinglebells, I feel like the things you're suggesting are so outside of what "Zelda" is it would change (and in my opinion, ruin) the franchise. Calling the lack of voice acting a "terrible trend" seems like saying bad graphics is a terrible trend that needs to stop. It certainly is true from a technological standpoint, there is the possibility to improve these things, but I'd rather the effort be put into a great storyline/gameplay. I look at graphics and voice acting as a style choice and I think the idea of no one talking fits perfectly for every Zelda game I've played.
Alternatively there's the theory that they are speaking, it's just in Hyrulian/Hylian and we're reading the subtitles.
Re-playability in these games comes from the desire to get everything and/or replay the great story. I don't want or need (non-co-op) multiplayer in Zelda.
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