Viz Media has licensed the A Link to the Past episodic comic that appeared in Nintendo Power in 1992. It adapted the story of the classic game and is now being released as a singular graphic novel by Viz. Viz is well known for their work in the manga and anime industry. They also have released Akira Himekawa’s Legend of Zelda manga, which spans 10 volumes.

The adaptation of the comic was illustrated by the late Shotaro Ishinomori, who is also known for creating the Cyborg 009 series and was a protege of the creator of Astro Boy, Osamu Tezuka. The comic will come out as a visual novel on May 5, 2015.