Posts by Joshua Lindquist
Zelda-like adventure game, Hazelnut Bastille, now on Kickstarter
By Joshua Lindquist on October 24th, 2018 0
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There is a resurgence of adventure games in the same style as The Legend of Zelda. It can be a little bit overwhelming to hear about so many new Zelda-like games after so many...
Link ornament with sound effects now available at Hallmark
By Joshua Lindquist on October 17th, 2018 0
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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...
Review: Reverie is a glorious mix of Zelda, Earthbound, and a holiday in New Zealand
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By Joshua Lindquist on June 30th, 2018 0
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Reverie is an adventure game with gameplay inspired by classic 2D Legend of Zelda games and an art style inspired by Earthbound. Though it is quite short, the game is also quite...
We went hands-on with Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! at E3 2018
By Joshua Lindquist on June 16th, 2018 0
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is Nintendo's big news at E3 this year, but Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Pokemon: Let's Go, Eevee! were also on display. I had the opportunity to...
Review: Detective Pikachu is for young children… and fans of Pikachu’s voice acting
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By Joshua Lindquist on May 8th, 2018 0
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Detective Pikachu is one of those ideas that came out of nowhere. Pokémon is no stranger to spin-offs, but I am certain that no one expected the mascot of the series to be given...
New T-Shirt Available Now: Link Flexing
By Joshua Lindquist on April 3rd, 2018 0
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As announced earlier today, we have now launched a brand new Breath of the Wild-inspired T-shirt in collaboration with The Yetee. This new shirt is our final announcement for...
Celebration of the Wild: A recap and a special announcement
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By Joshua Lindquist on April 3rd, 2018 0
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One month ago, today, we observed the one-year anniversary of the release of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. On that day, we announced a month-long celebration, but now...
Submit questions for Patricia Summersett, the voice of Zelda
By Joshua Lindquist on March 19th, 2018 0
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Last week, Patricia Summersett, the voice of Princess Zelda, joined us for a brief drawing competition as part of our on-going celebration of the one-year anniversary of The...
New Guides: Shrines, shrines, and more shrines!
By Joshua Lindquist on March 18th, 2018 0
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It's been a while since I have published an update from our guides team, but they have been hard-at-work writing guides for Breath of the Wild since launch day. We currently have...
The Celebration of the Wild: We dedicate March to Breath of the Wild
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By Joshua Lindquist on March 3rd, 2018 0
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Open your eyes. Zelda fans have heard those three words a lot recently. They were the first words spoken in the first trailer for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild at E3...
A Link Between Worlds eGuide now a My Nintendo reward
By Joshua Lindquist on February 21st, 2018 0
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Nintendo of America recently announced on Twitter that Prima's digital eGuide for A Link Between Worlds is now available as a My Nintendo reward. You can unlock unlimited access...
An analysis of Wind Waker’s puzzles: Excerpt from “The Symbolism of Zelda”
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By Joshua Lindquist on February 9th, 2018 0
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More and more, fans have turned towards their favorite video games in order to pen their own thoughts and analyses of their beloved franchises. Author Jared Hansen has created a...
Nintendo: Families could own multiple Switch consoles
By Joshua Lindquist on January 25th, 2018 0
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Japanese publication Asahi has published new comments from Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima. In his remarks, Kimishima says the Switch is priced to allow families to purchase...
Faeland: A new Metroidvania that looks like a modern Zelda II
By Joshua Lindquist on January 24th, 2018 3
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Here's an unpopular opinion: I adore Zelda II: The Adventure of Link. It took me years to learn to love the game, but now that I do, I find myself wanting to play it regularly....
Review: Hob gives you a wilderness to explore, but it never explains why you should
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By Joshua Lindquist on January 21st, 2018 2
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It is difficult to find good adventure games that focus on exploration and puzzles. I cling to The Legend of Zelda series, in part, because there are not many games like it. It...