Mah boi, the new Zelda Universe Mailbag is all about CD-i
By on July 7th, 2016 1
Whether you love it, hate it, or love to hate it, the Philips CD-i series from the early '90s is not just a part of Zelda history, but history of video games as a whole. And...
CD-i song asks the tough questions
By on March 31st, 2015 1
What's up with Link? What is Ganon up to now? What's for dinner? These are the real questions to be asked when it comes to Zelda CD-i. Luckily, we have the answers given to us,...
Welcome to CD-ii U Month: I wonder what’s for Dinner
By on March 1st, 2015 3
It is written, the month of March on ZU is also the month of the Zelda CD-i games. In the last two years we've had CD-i Month, CD-ii Month and in 2015 we celebrate CD-ii U Month!...
Great, here’s all the stuff: CD-ii Month Recap
By on April 1st, 2014 4
Alas! A whole month gone and CD-ii Month has come to an end. We hope you've had as much fun celebrating CD-i Zelda as we have, and that you may have even learned something new or...
CD-ii Month Contest Winners: I won!
By on March 31st, 2014 1
We've had a bunch of contests running all throughout CD-ii Month and it is written: today it's time to publicly announce every last one. Caption Contest 1 Daniel: Some...
Music Monday: Goodbye CD-ii Month
By on March 31st, 2014 2
CD-ii Month is coming to a close, and we sure are going to miss it. But rather than mourn the ending of such a great event, let's celebrate all the fun we've had with the biggest...
CD-ii Month: Trust me babe, I know about this CD-i stuff
By on March 29th, 2014 1
The Philips CD-i is largely considered to be one of the worst video game consoles of all time, but it was never intended to be solely a gaming machine. In fact, in its early days,...
Fanart Friday: His Majesty, the King
By on March 28th, 2014 2
We know how much the King of Hyrule loves his dinner and his wine! This depiction of the King of Hyrule from the CD-i Zelda games, mah boi, is beautifully illustrated by...
CD-ii Month: It’s a Final Fantasy and Zelda CD-i mashup
By on March 27th, 2014 0
We've seen King Harkinian take over Saints Row. Now watch him invade Final Fantasy VI in this YouTube Poop from Overlord Xenu. Descending from the heavens, the King asks his...
CD-ii Month: Facts and trivia
By on March 26th, 2014 6
Despite their ridiculed reputation, the CD-i Zelda games have some very interesting cultural references within them, and a fascinating history surrounding them. I discovered this...
Music Monday: CD-ii Month goes ’90s
By on March 24th, 2014 0
The '90s gave us some totally rad games. A Link to the Past and Ocarina of Time, are a couple come that to mind. Most importantly, we have the '90s to thank for Zelda: The...
CD-ii Month: A concert of cosplay fit for a king
By on March 23rd, 2014 0
Cosplay was a big part of CD-i Month last year. Despite the relative obscurity of the CD-i Zelda games, I was delighted to discover that several people had donned brightly...
CD-ii Month: Write a caption and win a Hero Series pin set from Fangamer
By on March 23rd, 2014 22
Who doesn't love the dialogue found in the CD-i games? And by love, I mean laugh hysterically at the horrific writing. We want to see what you would say if you were writing the...
Fanart Friday: CD-i Zelda in all its glory
By on March 21st, 2014 5
One of the most interesting aspects of the CD-i Zelda games is its unique cast of characters. Deviantart user Breakfast put together a special piece of artwork portraying the cast...
CD-ii Month: King Harkinian kicks butt in Saints Row 3
By on March 20th, 2014 0
What happens when the King doesn't get his dinner? He fights in the Steelport gang wars of Saints Row: The Third, scrubbing the floors with his enemies. He's a top-notch...