Some secrets are destined to be revealed, and one such poorly kept secret is that Blizzard Entertainment's Diablo 3 is coming to the Nintendo Switch. But thanks to someone at Forbes jumping the gun on a news story, we now know that it will include content from The Legend of Zelda. Shown in some screenshots grabbed by Reddit user riomegon,...
In the latest Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct Nintendo touted the mind-boggling number of stages (over 100!) that will be available in the game. Most of these stages are returning ones, representing the span of the franchise's history from the N64 to the Wii U and 3DS. Of course things have changed since the 64-bit days, and while Nintendo has...
Over the past weekend, the Nintendo NY Store hosted a Summer Play Day themed on The Legend of Zelda. Attendees were invited to cosplay as their favorite character from the series and participate in the activities on the day. Those who attended got to cut out familiar masks from Majora’s Mask, design their own shield, play word scramble and...
The Hero of Time has been well acquainted with Unreal Engine 4 for a while now, with an assortment of footage which might have only been daringly dreamt of back in 1998, when Ocarina of Time was first released on the Nintendo 64. This week, however, new footage from Aklar_45's fan mod project shows Link battling with Ocarina of Time's Bongo...
Nintendo’s most recent financial report detailed a historic accolade for the company. They have sold a resounding 727.65 million consoles since it entered the console market back in 1983, with the release of the 8-bit marvel in the form of the NES and the Famicom (in Japan). 35 years on, Nintendo are still plying their trade strongly with the ever-popular Switch, despite aggressive...
Thinking back to the beaches I've ventured through in most video games, most of my memories range from pleasant to joyful. Rolling watermelons on Super Mario Sunshine's Gelato Beach, soaring across...
Throughout the worlds of fiction and fantasy, there exist a near endless trove of unique and magical weapons and items. They give a sense of individuality to the characters wielding them, and, when...
In its early days, The Legend of Zelda would use many recycled elements from the Super Mario Bros series. This is most apparent in Link’s Awakening, with Chain Chomps, Piranha Plants, Shy Guys,...
Our third ZUthon, Zelda for Eternity, begins August 16 at 12 p.m. PDT as we play 100 hours of Zelda games. The purpose of the marathon is to raise money for Direct Relief, a charitable organization...
Shortly after the latest Nintendo Direct, Nintendo UK announced that fans of the series will be able to get their hands on a stunning steelbook for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. As you can see...
I’m not going to lie, the original Legend of Zelda is a tough one to get through. I don’t know if it’s just my poor coordination skills or if the game is genuinely that difficult (I’d like to...
Most Final Fantasy-style JRPGs are about Heroes, but Octopath Traveler is different – it’s mostly just about heroes. The capital H is important; it means that they are the Chosen Ones, the Heroes...
The highly acclaimed action-adventure title featuring a magical paintbrush-wielding wolf launched digitally on the Nintendo Switch August 9, once again bringing the sprawling, painting-like world of...
The Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct held on August 8 presented fans with tons of new information to enjoy. Whether you were there to know more about Zelda songs featured in the game, new Assist...
With its tumbling rocks, boiling heat, and difficult-to-scale passes, Death Mountain certainly lives up to its name. However, its inhabitants are truly what define it: the Gorons. While they’re not...
 “I wanted something that players could get so lost in, it would take them a whole year to finish.” - Shigeru Miyamoto, 1992 [1] “I thought that making the user get lost was a sin." - Eiji...
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is already living up to its moniker by boasting more characters, more music, more items and more features than any other Smash title to date. Naturally, the game also...
Some new Nintendo merchandise is on the way from Hashtag Collectables, with six new puppets planned for release. These puppets are based on both the Mario and Zelda franchises. For us Zelda...
Nintendo has had many instances of a game switching from one franchise to another, after considering how the gameplay would fit better in a different universe. Kirby's Epic Yarn originally didn't...
When Twilight Princess was first released, it instantly became my favorite game ever and I was completely obsessed with this title -- so much so that I even started mimicking Link in my everyday...
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director Masahiro Sakurai hit us all with some impressive numbers during the Nintendo Direct today, including a whopping total of 103 stages. Astoundingly, there are...
One of the many exciting announcements from today’s Nintendo Direct was the addition of multiple new Assist Trophies, the helpful items that are used to summon characters at random to defeat your...
Today's Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct provided an almost overwhelming amount of news for the game. We were also treated to not one, but two brand new character additions! The first is Simon...
The Forsaken Fortress is one of the 49 islands mapped in The Wind Waker. The tightly guarded island fort is also Ganondorf's hideout during the first half of the game. This island has become one of...
Every company has its secrets. Since the dawn of time, Nintendo has been secretive about their games, consoles, and practices. As a result, fans have gathered and come up with a plethora of theories...
There are many tenuous challenges we have to overcome in our childhood: tying shoes, doing homework, eating vegetables. For Ocarina of Time's 9-year-old Link, he had to venture inside The Great Deku...
There must be something in the Lon Lon milk this week: Last week there was a new "any%" speedrun record for Wind Waker, and now a new record has been set for a 100 percent speedrun of Ocarina of...
Happy Monday everyone! Welcome back to another Medli's Melodies to cure those Monday blues. I have been obsessed with a guitar cover of Breath of the Wild's main theme, and I wanted to share it with...
The dungeons of the Zelda franchise are some of its most talked-about locations. Whether or not they're actually more important than the overworld or towns Link explores, they stand out as distinct...
Nintendo Australia and Nintendo of Europe want to see you get crazy creative with Nintendo Labo, and they're putting up an epic contest with some unique collector's items up for those willing to...
If you ask me, there's no better way to celebrate The Legend of Zelda than to take a deeper look into the Great Hyrule Forest. This forest is definitely one of my favorite locations in Breath of the...
Zelda fans: The time has come for me to write something on this website again that is absolutely not about Zelda but they're letting me talk about it anyway. That's right, it's time for me to spread...