Joshua Lindquist

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News Reporter, Feature Writer, and Guide Editor

Joshua Lindquist joined Zelda Universe as a feature writer in August 2011. Since then, he has become involved in nearly every team at Zelda Universe, including the news, media, wiki, and development teams. In 2013, he was appointed leader of the guide team while playing a pivotal role in redesigning the guides for the Zelda Universe relaunch in early 2014. He currently oversees the development of all guide content on Zelda Universe, including both written and video guide content.

Joshua joined the Zelda Universe staff as a writer, and he has never stopped writing. He continues to be an active member of the features team, having recently reviewed Hyrule Warriors, and news team. Not one to just sit back and “oversee”, Joshua also writes guides for Zelda Universe.

As a team leader, and member of almost every team at Zelda Universe, Joshua is a primary representative and contact for all events and collaboration in North America, especially Texas and the southern United States.

Prior to joining the Zelda Universe team, Joshua operated his own Zelda site from 2002 to 2009. In 2006, he became one of the founding bureaucrats (wiki terminology for “leadership team member”) of Zelda Wiki, Zelda Universe’s sister-site — a position he continues to hold in 2014.

Contact Joshua:
joshua@zeldauniverse.net
@WatcherJoshua

Feature Content

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Hyrule Warriors review: The verdict on Zelda’s first crossover

September 17, 2014
I was surprised, but intrigued, when Nintendo announced Hyrule Warriors, a crossover of The Legend of Zelda and Dynasty Warriors, in late 2013. At the time, I had never played Dynasty Warriors, and the prospect of combining my favorite video game series with that of a series I had never played was both frightening and exciting…

2013 Feature Content

Video Content

News Content

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A Link Between Worlds official soundtrack now available on Japanese Club Nintendo

September 11, 2014
Japanese Club Nintendo members can now grab an official soundtrack of A Link Between Worlds, which contains 105 tracks over two discs…

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Bayonetta 2 launching in North America on October 24

August 29, 2014
Nintendo has announced that Bayonetta 2, the Wii U-exclusive sequel to Platinum Games’ incredible hack-and-slash masterpiece, will be releasing in North America on October 24. No specific dates for other territories have yet been revealed — Europe’s remains vaguely as “October”…

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Hyrule Warriors: Link’s ball and chain weapon is called the “Gauntlet”

July 24, 2014
Earlier in the week, Link introduced us to his incredibly deadly ball and chain in the latest Japanese Hyrule Warriors trailer. As with all these trailers, Nintendo of America have now released an English version…

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The Minish Cap is now available on the US Wii U eshop

June 5, 2014
Well, that didn’t take long! Seems there won’t be much of a gap this time between the European and US release of the latest Virtual Console Zelda, as Minish Cap has released today on the North American Wii U eShop…

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Zelda Williams promises she’ll be doing “something extra special” at E3

May 28, 2014

Zelda Williams, actress and daughter of actor Robin Williams, has teased “something extra special” during her visit to next month’s E3…

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NES Remix director says SNES/Game Boy/GBA Remix is possible with enough demand

April 24, 2014
NES Remix and NES Remix 2 have done a pretty decent job of covering the major games from the Nintendo Entertainment System and condensing them into WarioWare-style mini-games. So where do we go from here?…

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There’s a secret to everybody in Sonic Lost World’s Gossip Stones

March 31, 2014
By now, most of you Sonic Lost World owners will have blasted through the intriguing Zelda DLC and explored all of its awesome references to the series. You will have likely found the Gossip Stones, and smiled at their bouncy nature after springing Sonic onto them.

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Feel the pain of Mother Brain in this new Smash Wii U screenshot

February 10, 2014
Following WarioWare’s Ashley, and fan favourite Skull Kid, the next revealed Assist Trophy of the upcoming Super Smash Bros. games is Metroid antagonist Mother Brain. In this Wii U screenshot, Masahiro Sakurai says on Miiverse…

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Shikata likens A Link Between Worlds to Super Mario 64, early Merge designs “strongly opposed by staff”

January 27, 2014
The Mario series has inspired ideas during development of the Zelda series on numerous occasions. Aonuma once explained how Super Mario 3D Land‘s inspired A Link Between Worlds‘ shifting perspectives…

2013 News Content