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#1 Edited by Plasticpals (265 posts) -

Hey guys.
Today was Zelda's 25th Anniversary, and in celebration of this momentous occasion I thought I'd share this recreation of the Zelda: Wind Waker intro scroll.  I recreated it back in 2005 using pencil, ink, and water colors and it took approximately 2 weeks to finish.
 
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Download the printable 70cm x 24cm (65 MB) version: 
http://www.mediafire.com/?n7a9a844ee7j4b4
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#2 Posted by SuperfluousMoniker (2918 posts) -

Cool. Nice work, man.

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#3 Posted by MisterMouse (3601 posts) -

nice stuff dude!

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#4 Posted by Scapegoat (140 posts) -

Very cool. 

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#5 Posted by Dolphin_Butter (1985 posts) -

Looks like I'm paying a visit to my school's satin printer tomorrow morning. Thanks for putting your hard work into this! :)

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#6 Posted by Goly (891 posts) -

you're awesome

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#7 Posted by iam3green (14368 posts) -

i'm downloading right now. i'm going to see how it is.

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#8 Posted by EVO (4029 posts) -

Dude, that is amazing.

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#9 Posted by LiquidSwords (2728 posts) -

ZOMG, COPY RIGHTS!!!!1111!!!  J/K
 
It came out great and thank you for sharing this with us! Would be an awesome print!

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#10 Posted by Sayishere (1854 posts) -

very good job, gonna print it out :D

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#11 Edited by Crono (2762 posts) -

Wish it were bigger but its really awesome :)
 
Oops, I was so distracted by the image, I missed the link ( no pun intended). Nice!

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#12 Posted by Geralt (410 posts) -

Much appreciate, sir!
 
Anyone know how to make a paper looked old? Dipping in tea perhaps?

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#13 Posted by TheHT (14154 posts) -

That looks fantastic! Thanks for sharing!

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#14 Posted by Nasar7 (3209 posts) -

Now if only I could print this onto an ancient piece of yellowed cloth...

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#15 Posted by TaliciaDragonsong (8734 posts) -

Awesome, printed it!
 
Thanks! <3

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#16 Posted by Matfei90 (1279 posts) -

I'm following you for this awesome work.

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#17 Posted by Psykhophear (1165 posts) -

Beautiful!

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#18 Posted by Plasticpals (265 posts) -
Thanks for all the kind replies!
 
@TaliciaDragonsong:  take a photo and show us how it turned out! :D
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#19 Posted by Gamer_152 (14464 posts) -

Amazing stuff, great work.

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#20 Edited by Kjellm87 (1735 posts) -

YES, good stuff.
I wonder if Nintendo themself will do anything to celebrate.

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#21 Posted by amir90 (2243 posts) -

Cool man, not sure what I can use it for though :D

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#22 Posted by JCTango (1500 posts) -
Cool stuff, man!
 
Gonna download it after my bandwidth cap disappears heh.
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#23 Posted by Arbie (1473 posts) -

That's really awesome. Thanks for sharing. =]

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#24 Posted by JCTango (1500 posts) -

You should do more stuff like this, Plastic!  You seem to have a talent at this sort of thing =D

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#25 Posted by Sanj (3088 posts) -

That is quite awesome. 

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#26 Posted by Xanth93 (510 posts) -

That is really cool.

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#27 Posted by WinterSnowblind (7598 posts) -
@Kjellm87 said:
"YES, good stuff. I wonder if Nintendo themself will do anything to celebrate. "

I'd love to see a Zelda 25th Anniversary boxset for the Wii, like what they did with Mario.
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#28 Posted by sameeeeam (2469 posts) -

Awesome work.

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#29 Posted by MisterDunlap (285 posts) -

This is now displayed upon my wall, and I must say, I'm loving it! Thank you very much.

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#30 Posted by Plasticpals (265 posts) -
@DarthOniXVIII:  Take a photo and post it!  I'd love to see how it looks in your place.
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#31 Posted by TooWalrus (13389 posts) -

That looks totally rad. The crappy internet at my grandparents house mean it'll take like 6 minutes to download. Man, Wind Waker was fuckin' awesome, wasn't it?

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#32 Posted by JoeyRavn (5207 posts) -

That is incredibly awesome. Any tips on how to print it? (Paper, quality, ink, etc.)

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#33 Posted by Plasticpals (265 posts) -
@JoeyRavn: 
 
It really comes down to how much money you want to spend.  Check out your local printing stores, some have the ability to print digital files onto a variety of material including canvas or photo paper.  I've had a piece of similar size printed onto photo paper (which supposedly lasts 100+ years) for around $80.  Printing onto canvas is a little more expensive.
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#34 Posted by Kjellm87 (1735 posts) -

Hope I'm not too late to the party, but some other sweet Zelda 25 year art have appeared on the internet.
HERE

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#35 Posted by Siphillis (1352 posts) -

Zelda fans are awesome.

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#36 Posted by Nasar7 (3209 posts) -
@Kjellm87: Woah that's amazing.
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#37 Posted by TheGreatGuero (8881 posts) -

Excellent. Loved that game.

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#38 Edited by NakAttack (1329 posts) -

dude, awesome. downloading now. 
 
edit:

 Makes sweet wallpaper
 Makes sweet wallpaper