Ocarina of Time
From Ganon to Ganondorf: How Ocarina of Time artists made beast into human
By on February 14th, 2017 1
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The Legend of Zelda: Art and Artifacts, the latest book by Nintendo and Dark Horse, is out next week. Within its 400+ pages is an interview with Ocarina of Time artists Yusuke...
Song of Storms: Love Goes Around by Rozen reminds us that love can be crazy
By on February 14th, 2017 0
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When thinking about love in The Legend of Zelda, a few couples come to mind. Link and Zelda are of course a big one, then there's Anju and Kafei, and Yeto and Yeta. But what...
Aonuma believes Breath of the Wild surpasses Ocarina of Time
By on February 11th, 2017 7
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We've all got our favourite Zelda games, but there's no denying the impact that Ocarina of Time had on the franchise and gaming in general. For many of us, the series' 3D debut...
Breath of the Wild’s newest trailer music is recreated in Ocarina of Time
By on January 31st, 2017 1
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When Breath of the Wild's first trailer was released at E3 2016, it didn't take Sauraen long to recreate the memorable trailer shot-for-shot within Ocarina of Time. Now with...
Throwback Thursday: A sense of adventure
By on January 19th, 2017 2
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True adventure, I feel, is becoming an endangered species in our modern age. With satellites roaming the skies and instant access to the globe via the internet, there seems to be...
Love vinyl and video games? This newly-recorded Ocarina of Time soundtrack is just for you
By on December 8th, 2016 1
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As the saying goes, What's old is new again. Vinyl records have made a comeback in recent years as a surge of yearning for the retro and nostalgic drives consumers both young...
A Zelda Universe exclusive preview of Materia Collective’s Hero of Time
By on October 28th, 2016 0
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Less than three days remain until the Kickstarter campaign for Materia Collective's Hero of Time comes to a close, and the moon comes crashing down. Okay so maybe not that last...
Throwback Thursday: Chasing perfection
By on October 27th, 2016 4
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At work, I’m known as a bit of a perfectionist -- in fact, my colleagues have been known to throw around phrases like “OCD”, “robotic”, and “anal” when it comes to...
You have only days left to back Materia Collective’s Hero of Time album
By on October 26th, 2016 0
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Materia Collective wants to bring the music of Ocarina of Time to a new level with their Kickstarter project Hero of Time; a one-hour, fully orchestrated arrangement of music...
Link recalls his best friend in “Saria’s Elegy” by Rozen and Jose Madrid
By on October 20th, 2016 1
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Rozen's Zelda arrangements always have the ability to invoke intense emotions about the characters. "May We Meet Again" gave me a new respect for Fi from Skyward Sword, and I...
Music Monday: Dance of the Fairies
By on September 19th, 2016 1
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Minuet of the Forest is a piece I scarcely find covered or remixed and I can not seem to understand why, especially when I listened to RebeccaETripp’s rendition. "Dance of the...
Throwback Thursday: Discovering my love for walkthroughs
By on September 15th, 2016 0
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Ocarina of Time will always hold a special place in my heart as one of the first Zelda games I have ever played. I vividly remember the excitement that I felt when Ocarina of Time...
Zelda fans take to Twitter their top five favorite Zelda games
By on September 9th, 2016 11
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This week was an interesting one for Nintendo. First, everyone's favorite Italian from Brooklyn turns out for the Apple press conference and announces Super Mario Run. Then while...
New 30th Anniversary Zelda amiibo announced
By on September 1st, 2016 5
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During today's Nintendo 3DS Direct, Reggie unveiled four new Zelda amiibo. To mark the 30th Anniversary of the series we're getting an 8-bit Link, in a similar style to the 8-bit...
Music Monday: The Market Pub
By on August 29th, 2016 2
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I’m not sure why, but this week I had an overwhelming urge to listen to “the Market theme” from Ocarina of Time, and sure enough, I found this great cover of it by YouTube...