Tantalus Media

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Not to be confused with Tentalus, the Boss from Skyward Sword.

Tantalus Media, or simply Tantalus, is an Australian video game developer founded in 1994. Primarily known for their ports of existing titles, Tantalus has co-developed several games for and with Nintendo, including high-definition remakes in The Legend of Zelda series.

The Legend of Zelda Games

Game System Release Role
Twilight Princess HD Wii U
  • United States of America March 4, 2016
Graphical reworking
Skyward Sword HD Nintendo Switch
  • United States of America July 16, 2021
Graphical reworking


  1. "Founded by programmers Andrew Bailey and Trevor Nuridin in 1994, Tantalus was primarily a tech company whose modest revenue stream came from porting coin-op games to PC and console." — Lucy O'Brien, The Amazing Survival Story of Tantalus, The Studio That Ports Your Favourite Games , IGN, published August 28, 2016, retrieved July 15, 2021.