While Nintendo's E3 coverage of Breath of the Wild was extensive, that hasn't stopped them from releasing bits and pieces of footage that focus on what was revealed. The camera angles might be new, but not much else is in these short videos if, like me, you've already watched the E3 footage front to back. But after over a year with no...
Speedrunners pride themselves in finding exploits both big and small that allow them to shave off seconds, minutes, and hours from a video game run-through. Whether such exploits used are glitches or unintentional side-effects of legitimate game mechanics is up to the runners to decide. Those who prefer glitched runs often painstakingly, multiple...
It was only last month that we learned about the new Legend of Zelda art book coming to Japan. It at once had fans excited for another official look at the history of The Legend of Zelda, but at the time there was no word of it being localized. Today, Dark Horse Comics -- the publisher behind Hyrule Historia's localization -- retweeted a...
“Oh great hero, chosen by the Master Sword!” The words of the Earth Sage Laruto come to mind when listening to "Ancient Hero", a remixed rendition of "The Legendary Hero" by DarkeSword (from OC Remix). This cover of the Wind Waker melody is absolutely worth the listen; the orchestration is wonderful, keeps true to the spirit of the...
Nintendo's visit to Gamescom brought a lot of what they've already shown at shows such as this year's E3, but they also showed off a few new things in their 3DS family lineup. First up was the announcement of three new colors for the New Nintendo 3DS XL. These are Europe-exclusive colors, and as an American and a huge fan of Halloween I must say I'm jealous because the Orange + Black...
If you're a resident of the UK and have never been to the Symphony of the Goddesses, or if you've been several times and want to go again, you'll have three new opportunities come this October. The...
Right now in Cologne, Germany, gamers are going absolutely crazy -- and for a change, it's not because of Pokemon Go. The world’s biggest gaming fair has started as of Wednesday, August 17:...
When I first saw the design for Link in Hyrule Warriors, all I had to say was “fantastic”. He looked amazing, just like he does in this Hyrule Warriors fanart by Ferisae. First and foremost,...
The Famicom board in the picture above may not look like much, but according to Frank Cifaldi this board may hold the first ever code the late Satoru Iwata wrote for the company he would later guide...
I first heard of First 4 Figures when they revealed the first in their line of Wind Waker figures, Ganondorf. My wallet just barely managed to convince me that no, I couldn't afford even the...
After recently sharing some Breath of the Wild footage featuring The Temple of Time and then the Koroks, Nintendo has another tease in store for fans, this time through its Nintendo Console...
If the recently announced NES Classic Edition by Nintendo doesn't suit your fancy -- since it doesn't support cartridges and instead has 30 pre-loaded games -- perhaps the AVS by RetroUSB will. This...
I've always had very fond memories of Twilight Princess; ones that trace all the way back to my high school days. High school wasn't exactly the most enjoyable time for me personally, and a lot of...
Recently, late night host Conan O'Brien took a quick minute to chat with a man he describes as "a god," Shigeru Miyamoto. Aided by Bill Trinen, Conan got the answer to a burning question about...
While Link may be able to carry numerous items seemingly at ease, the average person doesn't have a convenient subscreen or Adventure Pouch on-hand. Fortunately, the folks over at Play-Asia have...
At this year's Otakon, Akira Himekawa surprised fans with the international release window for their manga adaptation of Twilight Princess. Initially serialized in the MangaONE app this past...
In this month's issue of EDGE magazine, Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma spoke of the challenges he and his team have come across in implementing a day/night cycle in Breath of the Wild. Such...
A few days ago, Nintendo teased fans with a short video featuring the ruins of the Temple of Time, and this time Nintendo are back again to tease some more. This time however, it's not a showcase of...
Nintendo have added eight new titles to their discounted Nintendo Selects line, including the HD remake of The Wind Waker for Wii U. If for some reason you've never played Wind Waker, or have just...
Following on from the initial launch back in June, the Zelda 30th anniversary celebrations continue over at Nintendo NY with the second in their line of exclusive shirt and art cell designs. The...
Back in July we told you about the new Hyrule Graphics art book that went up for pre-order in Japan. Well the book's out in just under a fortnight's time, and we finally have some more info about...
From the moment you switch on The Wind Waker, you know you’re involved in something that’s just a little bit different than anything that came before. The King of Red Lions edging before the sun...
Today, Nintendo delighted Zelda fans by releasing a short video on their Facebook page -- 36 beautiful seconds of Breath of the Wild with the caption, "Does this seem familiar?". Why yes Nintendo,...
There are countless theories surrounding Breath of the Wild's place in the overall Zelda lore -- namely, the much-contended timeline. Is the Great Plateau the ruins of Castle Town? Is the Master...
I’m sure most of us had a crush on a fictional character when we were kids, and for me, Link was my prince charming. Of course, I went through several different fictional crushes, but Link was the...
When I first heard about Anime Festival Orlando, I knew I needed to check this one out. An anime convention at a resort with multiple pools, in Orlando, less than 10 miles from Walt Disney World?...
If you ever find yourself transformed into a Picori, don't fear as you'll still be able to get your gaming fix. Before the Big N announced the upcoming release of the NES Classic Edition, Nintendo...
Zelda's 30th birthday is being marked with another cool bit of merchandise in the form of a new CD featuring music from the series. According to the folks over at Perfectly Nintendo, it will span...
Welcome to another Music Monday, and this week I've chosen the Temple of Time Remix by Newgrounds user "Mick-Mad." If you're a fan of anything relating to the Temple of Time, have a listen...
After a successful Kickstarter campaign, Video Games Live: Level 5, the fifth album from Tommy Tallarico's hugely popular video game music concert tour Video Games Live, is complete, and backers...
Picture this. You're Link and you're in that room in the water temple. You see Dark Link, and, like every enemy you've come across, you attack by smashing the B button. Except, to your surprise, you...
Truly, mobile phones have come a long way since the brick-sized Motorolas of old. Once, making a call across the world without a cord was revolutionary. Nowadays, Trainers are catching Pokémon with...