Posts by Liz Burton
Medli’s Melodies: A KicKass Smash remix
By Liz Burton on January 7th, 2019 0
Breath of the Wild has some of the most relaxing, elegantly composed music of the entire series. "Kass’s Theme", in particular, is a fan favorite. The solo accordion plays a...
Yuga’s Art Gallery: The ultimate Zelda portrait
By Liz Burton on January 4th, 2019 0
When the reveal trailer of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate showed that Link’s design was gonna be from Breath of the Wild, I honestly expected Zelda’s to be the same. As we now...
Tingle’s Maps: Does the Water Temple in Ocarina of Time deserve all the hate?
By Liz Burton on December 12th, 2018 0
It’s one of the most infamous temples from the entire Zelda series: Ocarina of Time’s Water Temple frequently makes it into people’s least favorite dungeons lists and...
Yuga’s Art Gallery: My Ocarina of Time childhood fan art
By Liz Burton on November 29th, 2018 0
Art is an expression of passion. It’s our interpretation of -- and reaction to -- the things we see, think and feel in our day-to-day life. And here's the best part: even...
Yuga’s Art Gallery: The Nightmare Before Majora’s Mask
By Liz Burton on October 19th, 2018 0
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,...
Realm of Memories: The silence of the ReDeads
By Liz Burton on October 11th, 2018 0
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...
Tingle’s Maps: Hyrule Castle Town (Twilight Princess)
By Liz Burton on October 3rd, 2018 0
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...
Medli’s Melodies: Pachelbel’s Ganon
By Liz Burton on September 24th, 2018 0
I first discovered this remix by djpretzel, cleverly named "Pachelbel’s Ganon", over 10 years ago, and when revisiting it I wondered if I’d still like it. As it turns out, I...
Yuga’s Art Gallery: The Silent Princess
By Liz Burton on September 14th, 2018 0
Although I personally feel that Breath of the Wild’s iteration of Zelda has some flaws, she’s one of my favorites in the series. It’s a shame that we didn’t get to see...
Medli’s Melodies: A Guardian approaches
By Liz Burton on August 20th, 2018 0
Is there anything more anxiety-inducing than the piano theme of a Guardian approaching? The continuous heart-like beat and recurring piano really put you on high alert, and my...
Yuga’s Art Gallery: On the road to Death Mountain
By Liz Burton on August 10th, 2018 0
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....
Realm of Memories: My 5 favorite ways to get around in Zelda games
By Liz Burton on July 26th, 2018 0
From the very beginning, Zelda games have given players a big wide world to explore, and although the world size and level of freedom varies throughout the series, most include...
Medli’s Melodies: FATE of the Stone Tower Temple
By Liz Burton on July 9th, 2018 0
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...
Yuga’s Art Gallery: The Deku Mask’s origin
By Liz Burton on July 6th, 2018 0
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...
Realm of Memories: Why my Majora’s Mask cartridge means so much to me
By Liz Burton on June 21st, 2018 0
I'll always remember two key moments from when I was around 12 years old: The first time I beat Ocarina of Time, and the moment afterwards when I desperately wanted another game...