Throwback Thursday
Throwback Thursday: Revealing a revolution
By on October 20th, 2016 1
Today marked the first reveal of Nintendo's next generation console, the Nintendo Switch (previously codenamed NX). If you haven't seen the reveal, click here now. Don't worry...
Throwback Thursday: How Zelda inspired my love for gaming
By on October 13th, 2016 0
Curled up in bed with my stuffed Link and Pokémon plushies by my side, my eyes dart back and forth as I go up against Dark Link in the Water Temple in Ocarina of Time. He...
Throwback Thursday: A New York Comic-Con Tale
By on October 6th, 2016 0
I usually do not consider myself a very lucky person, but there are a few exceptions to this. New York Comic-Con 2013 was just that. It was the last year that Nintendo had a game...
Throwback Thursday: Living and breathing
By on September 29th, 2016 0
Humans have, for centuries, enjoyed hobbies that allow them an escape from the toils of everyday life -- whether through paintings of magical other realms, stories of universes...
Throwback Thursday: The Legend of Japan
By on September 22nd, 2016 0
Welcome Ladies and Gents to this week's Throwback Thursday, where yours truly remembers when he visited the house that Link (and Mario) built. In 2013, I had the amazing...
Throwback Thursday: Discovering my love for walkthroughs
By on September 15th, 2016 0
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...
Throwback Thursday: Breaking the cycle
By on September 1st, 2016 1
Today, through a memory of mine, I want to address an issue that I’m sure is close to the wounded hearts of Zelda fans the world over. It’s a one of those "firsts" we have all...
Throwback Thursday: Tears for Twilight Princess
By on August 25th, 2016 0
I cry a lot. I always have, and I always will. It’s just a part of who I am. It was very hard for me to go through most Zelda games without crying at least once; whether it...
Throwback Thursday: Opening up with music, T Do, and Zelda
By on August 18th, 2016 0
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...
Throwback Thursday: That time I met the hand…in the toilet
By on July 28th, 2016 2
Welcome, Zelda fans, to this week's Throwback Thursday. Link's adventures through Hyrule and beyond are usually logical and pretty normal by typical fantasy genre standards. The...
Throwback Thursday: Musical memories at the piano of time
By on July 21st, 2016 0
The music from the Legend of Zelda has always been very important to me. It not only determined my taste in music, but it greatly inspired me to do something I never thought I...
Throwback Thursday: Adventure before the adventure
By on July 14th, 2016 2
Playing a Legend of Zelda game takes you on a fantastic adventure, but even pre-ordering is a quest in itself. Whenever a new game comes out that I know I want, I go straight to...
Throwback Thursday: Dreaming of seashells
By on July 7th, 2016 1
This Thursday I’m throwing back (way back) to my younger days, and a surreal experience I had whilst playing Link’s Awakening. I warn you: it’s a weird one. My eldest...
Throwback Thursday: Growing up without Ocarina of Time
By on June 30th, 2016 14
For as long as I can remember, I have heard that Ocarina of Time was the greatest Legend of Zelda game to ever exist. It was a game that so many had grown up with. I suppose I...
Throwback Thursday: Ocarina of Time, a medical marvel
By on June 23rd, 2016 4
I’m sure any fan old enough to remember the release of Ocarina of Time would agree that it was a momentous day in the history of gaming. It marked the first console release in...