We store cookies, you can get more info from our privacy policy.

The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures

A sequel of sorts to the Four Swords semi-game on GBA, Four Swords Adventures follows essentially the same formula, but with more modes and much better graphics. The four-player action looks and plays like A Link to the Past, but the GBA connectivity ensures some crazy strategies for stealing rupees.

Five Zelda Games We'd Like Nintendo to Revisit

The Zelda games most deserving of an HD update....

by Justin Berube and John Rairdin - February 14, 2021

NWR 15th Birthday: The Best Game of the Past 15 Years: Round 1 - Umbrella Corporation Region Part 2

Twilight Princess and Soul Calibur II are the clear-cut winners in this portion....

by Neal Ronaghan - March 11, 2014

NWR's Top 10 Zelda Games: A Link Between Games: #10 and #9

The mid-2000s Zelda experiences get some loving....

by Zachary Miller - September 23, 2013

GCN10 Honorable Mentions: Day Eight

These Zelda titles may not have cracked the top ten, but they're are amazing in their own right....

by Pedro Hernandez - November 16, 2011

GC/GBA Connectivity: Precursor to the Wii U?

Finally—the ability to play as Tingle....

by Pedro Hernandez and Zachary Miller - November 14, 2011

A Legacy of Personality: The Characters of the Legend of Zelda: Tingle (Zelda as a whole)

To close this feature, Pedro looks at the one Zelda character that has caused the most ruckus in the legacy....

by Pedro Hernandez - May 30, 2011

Project Café Game Concepts: Zelda Four Swords Adventures Café

Read Pedro's idea for a sequel to the game no one could afford to play properly the first time. ...

by Pedro Hernandez - May 29, 2011

INTERVIEW: GDC 2004 - Eiji Aonuma Zelda Roundtable

PGC and other online Nintendo press interview Eiji Aonuma about himself, Four Swords Adventures, and the series as a whole. Hear the complete audio and read its transcription inside!...

by Michael Cole - May 17, 2004


Genre Action
Developer Nintendo
Players1 - 4

Worldwide Releases

na: The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures
Release Jun 07, 2004
jpn: Zelda no Densetsu: 4tsu no Tsurugi+
Release Mar 18, 2004
RatingAll Ages
eu: The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures
Release Jan 07, 2005
aus: The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures
Release Apr 07, 2005
RatingParental Guidance
Got a news tip? Send it in!