Everyone has games they love. A game can have a emotional impact on a player, mark a special moment in their life, or be a source of pride. Whatever the case, certain games can just mean more to one individual than another. That’s what makes people’s rejection of certain games so interesting to me. It’s the inverse of my previous...
The spooky season is now upon us! And what Zelda game is more appropriate to talk about than Majora’s Mask? It doesn’t hold back on its unsettling motifs and creepy designs, and that’s exactly why we love it. It’s why every other piece of Majora’s Mask fan art magnifies the creepy elements of the game: to celebrate what it does...
I was a teenager when Ocarina of Time was released, and like many teenage girls, my boyfriend was my whole world.  So when he picked up a new game for his Nintendo 64, I sang a self-pitying lament and thought this was it: I would never see him again.  All his hours would become devoted to a video game, and I would be lost to the wind. I...
Your back-catalog of Switch Indie games is about to get another game deeper. In Moonlighter, from Digital Sun and 11 Bit Studios, a bored shop keeper in a fantasy RPG decides that there's more to life than tending wares. So, he starts taking night classes. And by night classes, I mean he started venturing into Zelda-like dungeons to find sweet...
In most Zelda games, Link has his own house, but there’s usually never much reason to visit it once you’ve discovered the vast world of Hyrule and all of its wonders. However, A Link Between Worlds does something a little bit different that pulls you back home. At first, Link’s house isn’t much to marvel at, just another generic home with a few decorations and very little to do....
This past summer, Hallmark began releasing Nintendo-themed ornaments, and it is finally The Legend of Zelda's turn. The latest ornament features Link, sporting his original design from The Legend...
It makes absolute sense that Nintendo is gearing up to push the Switch and it's new key software this holiday. Special edition Switch bundles for Let's Go! Pikachu, Let's Go! Eevee, and Super Smash...
Today, Ubisoft launches its new interstellar adventure game, Starlink: Battle for Atlas. Those of us picking the game up on the Nintendo Switch are in for a special treat; the Star Fox team and their...
If there are any two things that go great together, it's Zelda music and rock music. Don't believe me? Give this "Hyrule Castle" remix from Breath of the Wild by Mohmega a listen and I'm sure you'll...
New York Comic-Con is my favorite time of year! There’s so much to love about it — The people, the vendors, the panels, and my personal favorite, the cosplay. The Legend of Zelda has always been...
"Open your eyes…" We've been asleep for a hundred years—give or take 95 years—but the Zelda Universe Podcast, better known simply as the ZUCast, is finally back! If you found us through...
For those of you wanting to get their Zelda fix and just can't wait for a new game to release, there are a few Zelda-like games coming up that you should keep an eye on. Irwyn Diaz over at Twinfinite...
With all the hype surrounding Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, I've begun to skim through different pieces of fan art for this new title. One of my favorite characters in Super Smash is Zelda, and I...
Everyone hates the ReDeads from Ocarina of Time, right? Those gangly, groaning bodies are beyond unsettling, and no iteration since Ocarina of Time has managed to replicate the horror of hearing...
Bandai's candy division and Nintendo have created packs of Breath of the Wild trading cards that come with apple-flavored candies in Japan. The goal, like any trading card, is to collect all the...
The Nintendo Switch has seen multiple re-released Wii U games in the form of a "Definitive" or "Deluxe" version: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Pokken Tournament DX, and then there's the upcoming New Super...
A brand new version of the classic Nintendo Entertainment System title, The Legend of Zelda, has been added to the Nintendo Switch Online catalog as part of a new update, which also added games...
The Lanaryu Providence is Hryule’s largest region and is home to most some of the most memorable locations in Twilight Princess. One location in particular is quite small in relation to its home...
If you play Majora's Mask under regular conditions, in the manner it was meant to be played, there's already no shortage of horror themes throughout the game. It's widely regarded as the most...
Yahaha! It's already been more than a year since the release of the latest entry in the Zelda series, Breath of the Wild. The game, aside from offering what's considered the best open-world...
I am so glad I get to cover this theme! When I saw that professional pianist Laurence Manning was featuring A Link to the Past (my favorite game in the series) in her new music video, I just knew...
Nintendo Switch owners will soon have the chance to play their favorite video games in three-dimensional virtual reality, thanks to a new headset which is invading the market. The NS Glasses are an...
If Fortnite gave you hope that the Nintendo Switch would allow voice chat via the headphone jack like any other device, think again. Nintendo of America boss Reggie Fils-Aimé has doubled down on...
A new and possibly improved version of the Nintendo Switch could be hitting store shelves in the latter half of 2019, if a report by The Wall Street Journal is to be believed. The article claims...
My first time playing Majora's Mask is an experience I'll never forget. I still remember the excitement of getting to control Link after the opening, only for him to be wrested from my hand and...
Breath of the Wild was nine months old when I was finally able to play it. The Switch was a Christmas gift to myself for taking on a few extra jobs around the holidays. Before then I had watched a...
The villages and towns in Zelda games are some of my favorite areas to visit. They let you glimpse into the world’s culture and interact with charming characters, which gives the game its own...
Of all the handheld Zelda titles, the Oracle games are undoubtedly my favorites. I have lovely memories of sitting in the back of my parents' car trying to figure out that infernal fetch quest on...
The Wind Waker includes some of the most energetic and uplifting tracks of the Zelda franchise. "Outset Island," "Windfall Island," and "The Great Sea" are a few that immediately come to mind. But...
Akira Himekawa's excellent Twilight Princess manga will be seeing the English translation of volume five soon. You can currently preorder the latest edition from Amazon, with the title having an...
Philips has responded to fans of their CD-i system, who wish to see a classic version much like Nintendo and Sony's retro collection consoles. To my surprise, it wasn't a flat-out...
If you are the owner of the Japan-only Famicom Classic Mini and wished it had a mini Famicom Disk System under it, then Columbus Circle has you covered. They have released a box that is a replica of...