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 include wireless controllers that will work with your old NES, SNES and Genesis consoles. Now the company has taken things a step further by offering...
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 the edges when it comes to practically everything else. If what you’re looking for from Aces is the quirky character-based RPG adventure of the old...
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 at least a nudge in the right direction from time to time, but then sifting through walkthroughs to find your specific goal just becomes another...
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 finish off the Hyrule Warriors trinity today with Skyward Sword. At the point of Hyrule Warriors' original release, Skyward Sword was the latest Zelda...
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 Nintendo, Shinya Takahashi, recently answered a few questions about some of his favorite Nintendo Switch titles which you can view below. https://twitter.com/twitter/statuses/1017453534160175109 Video...
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...
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is launching with an enormous roster that includes all of the previous fighters across all of the entries with a few additions. These additions include Inklings, Daisy, and...
Hyrule Warriors is like a love song to us Zelda fans, with all of its references from titles throughout the years all in one game. In my last article, we covered some of the Easter eggs from Ocarina...
With Super Smash Bros. Ultimate comes the biggest fighter roster the franchise has ever seen, and with every new and old character returning for the Switch outing, that leaves plenty of taunts to...
I'll be honest, I'm tired of metal covers of video game music that only recreate the melody with an electric guitar. But every now and then, a remixer comes along that twists things around and not...
Princess Zelda, or Patricia Summersett as she's known in this realm, participated in a fantastic video interview with YouTuber (and former Zelda Universe reporter!) GameOver Jesse and answered many...