Breath of the Wild is a nearly perfect game, but why stop there? With the help of emulation, modders have been tinkering with it since launch. So far these changes have been mostly cosmetic, such as tweaking graphics settings or removing cel-shading, but a new set of tools could open up far more creative...
Link’s Awakening turned 25 years old this year, and Nintendo is celebrating by releasing a re-imagined version for the Switch. The game is beloved by many and considered a classic by fans for its charming story, gameplay, and of course, its music.  The Ballad of the Windfish is often regarded as the most famous track from the game. The song...
Nojima Online, a Japan-based mail order retailer, currently features listings of every Zelda amiibo with descriptions suggesting a "late November 2019" release, hinting that Nintendo may be preparing to reprint the series for consumers in Japan. The listed amiibo on Nojima's website are priced between 1,180 and 2,480 yen, or about $10 and $23....
Aside from providing more information about Super Mario Maker 2, the latest Nintendo Direct introduced a new limited-time offer for Nintendo Switch Online members: vouchers! Two of these Nintendo Switch Game Vouchers can be purchased through July 31, 2019 for $99.99.  Each game voucher is good for a full year after purchase, and can be...
Last month, in our weeklong, 30th-anniversary celebration of the Game Boy, I explored some trivia regarding the incredibly rare Zelda Edition of the Game Boy Camera. The elusive accessory included Ocarina of Time pictures and stamps which were only available on the limited Zelda Edition. While we got a small glimpse of what they look like (again, source credit goes to The Cutting Room...
We're only two weeks late, so the joke's on you! (Huh?) If you found us through iTunes, Google Play, or some other podcatcher, then I encourage you to check out our website, zeldauniverse.net; we...
Why is it that negatives are so much easier to remember than positives? I mean, of course I remember all the great bosses I’ve fought in The Legend of Zelda: Stallord, Molgera, Twinrova, Koloktos...
It's been a little while since Reggie Fils-Aime retired from his role as the head honcho at Nintendo of America. The Regginator was invited to give a commencement address at Ringling College in...
Given just how packed the roster is for Super Smash Bros Ultimate, it's hard to believe that there were only eight characters included in the original release back on the Nintendo 64. The sole...
Given the variety of locations in Ocarina of Time, it would have actually been disappointing if an ice-themed area was not present in the game. Luckily, Nintendo seemed to feel the same way and saw...
This year's E3 show starts exactly four weeks from today, but Nintendo seems to be filling the "calm before the storm" with at least one last announcement. They announced that a Super Mario Maker 2...
I first came across a character named Fado in The Wind Waker. I later found out that the rancher's name in Twilight Princess was also Fado. I realized the name was the same but didn’t think much...
Glitches shave off quite a bit of time during speedruns, but some games have more glitches to exploit than others. Wind Waker has the infamous barrier skip and Ocarina of Time has a variety of...
I’m sure I’ve talked countless times about how Ravio is my favorite Zelda character, and there’s a lot of reasons for it. He’s funny, he’s clever, and most importantly, even though he sees...
The writers of Detective Pikachu recently discussed how they would approach the most ambitious crossover in history, and I don't mean The Avengers. Film writers Dan Hernandez and Benji Samit...
First 4 Figures, a company well-known for its highly detailed sculptures of various video game and other fantasy franchises, recently posted a production diary showcasing updates to the latest...
Interviews with Shigeru Miyamoto are always enlightening. As the creator of some of Nintendo's most beloved franchises, he can offer a unique glimpse behind the scenes of games such...
The latest patch for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was recently released, and with it came an abundance of new features for the game. Nintendo added content such as the new character Joker, an...
While Super Smash Bros. Ultimate may be the latest and greatest in Nintendo's platform brawler series, it goes without saying that many fans still hold Super Smash Bros. Melee in high esteem. With...
Nintendo has published the Q&A from its recent investor meeting, and while many of the questions focused on the company's plans to expand into China, there was an interesting tidbit regarding...
If you've ever wished for a Legend of Zelda trading card game, apparently you're not alone. Reddit user King-Magikarp recently shared their take on what such a game could look like and pulled it...
Emotions run high in much of Twilight Princess, but the section of the game that has stuck with me the most is when Link finally locates and rescues Talo, Malo, Beth, and Colin in Kakariko Village....
New Japanese sales data for hardware and software from April 22 to April 28 has been published by Famitsu which shows that Nintendo Switch lifetime sales are poised to surpass lifetime PlayStation 4...
Hyrule Castle is one of the most iconic locations in the Zelda universe. Whether it's under the Great Sea or left in ruins, Hyrule Castle is always interesting. In A Link to the Past, Hyrule...
In their last Direct, Nintendo surprised Zelda fans with their Indie collaboration Cadence of Hyrule, a sequel to the rogue-like rhythm game Crypt of the Necrodancer. While no specific release...
Perhaps the biggest point of contention for folks who didn't enjoy Majora's Mask was the strict time limit. The clock ran down quickly, and as the days passed, the stress of completing your quest...
Ahh, The Great Sea. Who doesn’t love its upbeat music? I actually have a running joke with some of my friends and family about this track: any time there’s a scene in a film or a game involving...
If you're struggling to make it through your morning run without collapsing in a heap, you probably need to improve your stamina. And because real life is exactly like video games, four of these...
The hero always wins, right? Link defeats Ganon time and time again, and good will always triumph over evil: that’s the bread and butter of the Zelda series. So, it’s difficult to digest the...
If, like us, you love nothing more than getting in from a long, hard day of saving princesses, kicking off your iron boots, and chilling out to the sound of the Fairy Fountain theme, then there's a...
During my youth, I always ended up with the current Nintendo systems, both TV consoles and portable systems. My family was and still is a Nintendo family, even suffering through the drought of the...
My Nintendo continues its ways with a new set of discounts for the month of May. On top of whatever usual things they have running, like Twilight Princess Picross, you can trade in some easy coins...