NFG Summary:The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time is an action-adventure game developed and published by Nintendo for the Nintendo 64. It was released in Japan and North America in November 1998 and in PAL regions the following month. Ocarina of Time is the first game in The Legend of Zelda series with 3D graphics.

Categories: Open-World, Action
Meta Score: 99
User Score: 90.0
Platform: Nintendo 64
Publisher Names: Nintendo
Support Language: English*
*languages with full audio support
Publish Date: 1998-11-23

PC Requirements:


  • OS: Windows XP
  • Processor: Pentium III 550 MHz
  • Memory: 512 MB RAM
  • Graphics: 32 MB VRAM, 3D accelerator compatible w/ DirectX 9.0c
  • DirectX: Version 9.0c
  • Storage: 3 GB available space
  • Sound Card: Compatible with DirectX 9.0c


As a young boy, Link is tricked by Ganondorf, the King of the Gerudo Thieves. The evil human uses Link to gain access to the Sacred Realm, where he places his tainted hands on Triforce and transforms the beautiful Hyrulean landscape into a barren wasteland. Link is determined to fix the problems he helped to create, so with the help of Rauru he travels through time gathering the powers of the Seven Sages.

Positive Comment(s)

The biggest, most heartpounding and awe-inspiring quest of all. Oh yes, Zelda 64 does indeed own your soul.100Nintendorks
This game is a masterpiece! It’s an instant classic!100Weekly Famitsu
This game is a great way to spend your time with its enjoyable challenges and long playtime.100Gaming Maxx
Zelda 64 is an absolute classic that will never get old. We could not stop playing it, and the replay value is phenomenal.100IGN
A game that can’t be called anything other than flawless…This is the masterpiece that people will still be talking about ten years down the road.100GameSpot
This Zelda adventure will undoubtedly withstand the test of time and take its place as one of the best games to ever grace a home system.100Cincinnati Enquirer
This game is a masterpiece of modern gaming. It is a perfect blend of fun and challenge, with a fantastic story and great visuals.100Nintendophiles
Perfect. Epic. Unstoppable. Unbeatable. Irresistible. Sensational…The best videogame I have ever played. It is the crowning jewel of the industry. It is Nintendo’s finest achievement.100Electric Playground
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time is a timeless classic that stands the test of time100Electronic Gaming Monthly
This is, without a doubt, one of the all-time greatest games made. 50 years from now people will still be playing and enjoying this game… thoroughly.100GameShark

Negative Comment(s)

Boring game.20BloopsWRLD
Overrated game IMO. It pales in comparison to A link to the past and is the most overrated game of all time. There is nothing that stands out at all to me.0KingBowser64
I don’t know how to remove this review, I’ve never played this game.50BingBongBong
ngl this game is kind of mediocore,prefer wind waker60GTReady
Ok game. Controls do not hold up well50LordOfHoopla

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