Nintendo has just announced a surprising free update to Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and it's bringing some Breath of the Wild love to the popular racer. Starting now you can download the free update to get your hands on Link's Master Cycle Zero and Champion Tunic. Along with the new ride and look Nintendo has thrown in Ancient Tires and a Paraglider...
Today I want to take a moment to appreciate some of my favorite enemies and monsters within the Zelda series. Because, what would be of the games without them? They either pose a challenge, a test, or simply an annoyance, but they're always there for us, ready to greet us with arms (or wings, leaves, tentacles, jaws. etc.) wide open. They're so...
Summer is in full swing and as such, Kit and Krysta felt it was appropriate to illustrate their love of the heat in the latest Nintendo Minute. This episode has the duo playing through some of their favorite summer-themed levels from various games. Spread across several console generations, Kit and Krysta play Super Mario Kart, The Wind Waker...
Attendees to this year's Evolution Championships (EVO for short) will be able to get some hands-on time with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, coming later this year to Switch. For those unfamiliar with the event, EVO is sort of the "Super Bowl" of fighting games. It's an event where the best of each game shows off what they're made of in competition...
Dark Horse has announced that the Breath of the Wild: Completing a Champion art book will be coming to the West with an additional collector's edition, known as the Hero's Edition. A couple of months ago it was revealed that those of us in the West would be getting a localized copy of Breath of the Wild: Master Works, a complete collection of art that went into the development of Breath of the...
8BitDo are known for making some high quality retro-styled controllers that are also compatible with the Nintendo Switch. Their range has been growing quite substantially over the years, and even...
At its core, Mario Tennis Aces is a game that goes in hard on the one thing it wants to specialize in -- providing a world-class competitive multiplayer experience -- but feels oddly sparse around...
With a world as huge and dense as Hyrule in Breath of the Wild, the task of finding every quest, item and challenge is overwhelming to say the least. There's no way to see and do everything without...
Hyrule Warriors is a spin-off Zelda title which truly gives tribute to its mainline predecessors. Thus far, we’ve explored references to both Ocarina of Time and Twilight Princess, and we now...
Hot off the heels of the recent integration of Nintendo Labo in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, it would seem that more updates are going to be announced for the title soon. Head of software development at...
The Zelda subreddit is a central hub for all things The Legend of Zelda on Reddit. From art projects to timeline theories and beyond, the more than 460,000-subscriber userbase is constantly posting...
Remixed by Garrett Williamson and Sir Jordanius of the Over Clocked Remix Video Game Music Community, "The Goddess Gets Groovy Tonight" blends the groovy elements of R&B into the mystic theme of...
Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker is a game that you might have missed. Even if you didn't skip over the Wii U console generation, it could have easily fallen to the wayside amongst more popular entries...
First of all, we need to get something out of the way: Is it pronounced "giff" or "jiff? Well, while you argue about it with your nearest colleague, have a look at this simple yet amazing animated...
Nintendo's latest addition to the 3DS family of systems has finally hit store shelves, and it's certainly one that many Zelda fans have been anticipating. Not only is the New Nintendo 2DS XL Hylian...
During Nintendo's 78th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, an investor asked outgoing president Tatsumi Kimishima whether it was "possible to release attractive software continuously." This...
On the whole, I try everything I can to be a positive person. When I write for this site, I try to focus on all the happy or heartfelt things. But alas, life is not always sunshine and rainbows as it...
Nintendo held their 78th annual general shareholder’s meeting at the end of June where executives fielded questions about the future of the Nintendo Switch, and more specifically, about the future...
Since the dawn of time, crunch time plagues the games industry. From 14 hourswork days, six days a week to months without seeing their families, there's no end to the brutal stories that developers...
Zelda has been covered extensively by the fact-finding blog/video series Did You Know Gaming? over the years, leaving no patch of grass uncut and no breakable pots intact in their search for...
When I'm thinking of ideas of what to write about next in our columns, one thing I try to do in search of inspiration is keep track of days of celebration or national awareness. You'll find that...
If you have an undying love for Nintendo games and want to put your passion into action, there's an event on the horizon that you won't want to miss! Beginning on Friday, July 20, the team from...
Amazon's pre-order page for the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate GameCube controller now includes the box art. The artwork features a minimalistic design with the Smash emblem lightly shadowed atop a...
In my opinion, the Stone Tower Temple music in Majora’s Mask is one of the best tracks in the game, and possibly the whole series. So, when I stumbled across this Stone Tower Temple remix by Josh...
Zeldathon, the bi-annual gaming marathon for charity, has announced plans for a documentary that will detail the team's decade-long journey of collecting money by playing The Legend of Zelda...
As console generations pass by and art styles change with game releases, so too do the appearances of some characters in the Super Smash Bros. franchise. Some of the biggest evolutions in art...
When I played Majora’s Mask as a kid, I was mesmerised by how real the characters felt. They conveyed real, relatable fears, problems, and in particular feelings of loss and grief that everyone...
Have you ever been playing your Switch on your TV and thought, "Boy, would I love to strap my television to my face"? Well, now you can, with this rather bizarre headset by Thanko. This VR-styled...
It’s no secret that I love to cosplay, and when I pick a character, I go all out. Link is always my favorite to go out as I have many different variations of this character, and my favorite of...
When someone mentions the Lost Woods in English, you usually know they are referring to the iconic location in the Zelda series. However, it seems the name is not nearly as unique in the Japanese...
If the Nintendo Switch has a flaw it's the weak built-in kickstand. Fortunately Nintendo has recognized this, and while they won't be releasing a new and improved "Switch XL" anytime soon the company...
Last night I found a very welcome surprise nestled in my inbox: a new, free track from the talented Taylor Davis! Taylor is a versed violinist, notable for her covers of video game and anime themes...