Part one of a three part series covering Namco’s LEGENDARY Valkyrie series. The Adventure of Valkyrie is an early Famicom title that many people regard as a bad rip-off of Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda. Is that really true? If you don’t know, won’t you watch the video?

Japanese title: ワルキューレの冒険 時の鍵伝説
Release date: 8-1-1986
Publisher: Namco
Developer: Namco
Platform: Nintendo Famicom

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Gameplay was captured using the Elgato Game Capture HD, and video/audio was edited using Sony Movie Studio Platinum Suite, Version 12.

Other games featured in this video are Marvel Land (Arcade, Namco), Soul Calibur II HD Online (PS3, Namco), The Legend of Zelda (Wii Virtual Console, Nintendo), and Namco Museum Vol. 5 (PS1, Namco).

Music includes stereo remixes from The Adventure of Valkyrie (Famicom, Namco), Quest of Ki (Famicom, Namco), The Legend of Zelda (Famicom, Nintendo), The Tower of Druaga (Famicom, Nintendo), and Namco X Capcom (PS2, Namco).

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