To celebrate the 25th anniversary of The Legend of Zelda, Nintendo has announced that it’s launching a Flipnote Studio competition which will see players compete to make the best Zelda related Flipnote animation. The ‘Make Your Own Zelda Flipnote’ competition, opens for entries today and closes on 9th September 2011. Who’s going to enter?
Each entrant will be able to submit a single animation which will be judged by key members of the Nintendo Co., Ltd. development team who have been closely involved in the making of The Legend of Zelda series of games. Mr Takashi Tezuka, Mr Eiji Aonuma, Mr Yoshiaki Koizumi and the original creator of Zelda and Mario, Mr Shigeru Miyamoto will be looking for and choosing some of the most original creative flipnotes which will then be posted on the Nintendo homepage, Flipnote Hatena on Nintendo DSi and Nintendo DSi XL and the Nintendo Channel for other Zelda fans to marvel at.
Source: Nintendo UK press release