One of the usual leakers from the Nintendo environment has offered some details about the Zelda movie, which would have a treatment similar to that of Mario.
The Nintendo’s introduction to the world of cinema It has been a success with the super mario bros movie, which could become a trilogy. With the great result that his association with Illumination has offered, the big N would already be thinking about bring other of its great licenses to the big screen. One of the most rumored in recent months is the movie The Legend of Zelda, which is now could have offered its first details by the hand of one of the best-known leakers in the Nintendo environment.
We are talking about Zippo, which recently also offered information about the Peach video game that will arrive at some point in the future on Nintendo Switch. According to the leaker, The Legend of Zelda movie with Illumination is real and will have a very similar treatment to what was seen on the big screen with the adaptation of Super Mario. “From what I’ve been able to hear, Zelda is going to be an amalgamation of very different Zelda gamesinstead of an adaptation of, say… Ocarina of Time, Wind Waker, Twilight Princess, etc,” he stated in his latest blog post.
In this way, everything indicates that from Kyoto they want to take advantage of the great acceptance that the Mario film has had and, at the same time, take advantage of the momentum of the saga with the excellent release of The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, which managed to sell 10 million copies in just three days. Obviously, it is time to treat this information as a rumor until any type of official detail emerges from the big N.
Luigi would also have his own film adaptation
Another of the curious details that Zippo reveals in this alleged leak is that Nintendo would not only be thinking about the sequel to Mario and the adaptation of The Legend of Zelda to the big screen, but that Luigi would also have his place through a spin off by the hand of the well-known producer. The leaker assures that “there’s a Zelda movie and a Luigi spinoff in production at Illumination“, so Nintendo’s commitment to cinema begins to be really strong.
So we will have to wait to find out. what other projects would be in mind by Nintendo to adapt to the cinemaone of the sources of financing that can boost their franchises in video games even more.