Aonuma takes to Miiverse to introduce Hero Points in latest Tri Force Heroes update
By on December 23rd, 2015 0
In a recent Miiverse announcement, Zelda series director Eiji Aonuma introduced and explained a brand new feature added to Tri Force Heroes as part of the latest game update. The...
Tri Force Heroes update 2.1.0 is now available
By on December 23rd, 2015 1
The second major update, version 2.1.0, is now available for Tri Force Heroes. The update's primary new feature is "Hero Points". The new points are designed to encourage players...
Aonuma and Shikata on why online multiplayer was added to Tri Force Heroes
By on October 13th, 2015 0
It should not come as a surprise that Tri Force Heroes, being a multiplayer-centric installment to our beloved series, will focus heavily on gameplay between friends. Hiromasa...
Local multiplayer is required to unlock some costumes in Tri Force Heroes
By on October 12th, 2015 1
If you want to hundred-percent Tri Force Heroes, you'll need a few friends on hand. So far, two costumes have been revealed that will only become available by collecting items...
It’s game over if a player drops out of Tri Force Heroes
By on June 24th, 2015 5
Outside of Coliseum mode, Tri Force Heroes doesn't allow two human players to tackle the game together with one "dopple" between them (the doll-like Links available in the...
Details arise regarding Tri Force Heroes Player vs. Player mode
By on June 20th, 2015 2
The news keeps coming for Tri Force Heroes, and now the director Hiromasa Shikata has shared details with IGN on the game's player vs. player mode. Within enclosed stages...
Eight is enough: Nintendo Direct reveals 8-player Smash
By on October 23rd, 2014 4
If you've been looking for an excuse to throw a party, this is it: According to today's Nintendo Direct, Super Smash Bros. Wii U will feature an 8-player Smash mode. Battling...
Hyrule Warriors will have some online features, but not online co-op
By on August 4th, 2014 1
Nintendo has detailed the online features Hyrule Warriors will include when the game ships on September 26, but an online co-op mode is not among the features listed. Nintendo's...
Future Zelda “more than a single-player experience,” says Aonuma
By on June 23rd, 2014 13
Beating Ganondorf has traditionally been the job for just one hero. It wasn't until Four Swords and Four Swords Adventures came along that Link teamed up with other Links to save...
Looking back at a Decade of Change
By on February 28th, 2013 24
  Let me take you back to the year 2004. It’s almost a decade ago now and honestly it makes me feel like a (wise) old man. I was only 16 at the time and had just recently...
Only 8 days left to download Four Swords for free!
By on February 14th, 2012 8
Despite being well into the new year, Nintendo's 25th Anniversary celebration of Zelda keeps on giving.  From now until February 20, you can download Four Swords Anniversary...
25 Years in 25 Days – 2002
By on November 10th, 2011 20
The year 2001 gave us both Oracle of Ages and Oracle of Seasons and the year 2003 gave us The Wind Waker. At a glance, the events of the year 2002 don't appear worth...
Multiplayer Zelda Without Four Swords?
By on June 25th, 2010 50
[caption id="attachment_15296" align="alignright" width="229" caption="No more setting your friend's butt on fire?"][/caption] In a recent interview with GameInformer, Zelda...
Mailbag: Happy Valentine’s Day
By on February 14th, 2010 9
[youtube]sE3ZA7q87Ek[/youtube] Happy Valentine's Day (I hope, anyway), and welcome to another installment of the ZU Mailbag! You guys seriously overwhelmed me this week with the...
Multiplayer Action and More Videos of Spirit Tracks
By on November 21st, 2009 13
As we posted the latest Official Art from Spirit Tracks, people began to wonder about the picture of the Four Sword Links running away from a Phantom. Well, Nintendo certainly...