Whether this is the first time you’ve heard of this or otherwise, I think the child in all of us hoped at some point in our lives for a LEGO adaptation of The Legend of Zelda. The amount of sets, environments, characters and accessories possible for creation would be enough to keep any fan, young or old, busy in doors for hours. This isn’t a new concept however, it began as part of the LEGO Ideas program and was submitted by Wes Talbott which then went on to garner the 10,000 necessary users in support of it to be qualified for official release. The Legend of Zelda LEGO set was amongst the top finalists in the running along with others such as Back to the Future and Sherlock, none of which eventually made it to the official release.
To see why, read more after the jump!