Posts by Ethan Pelletier
Tingle’s Maps: The Forsaken Fortress
By Ethan Pelletier on August 8th, 2018 0
The Forsaken Fortress is one of the 49 islands mapped in The Wind Waker. The tightly guarded island fort is also Ganondorf's hideout during the first half of the game. This...
Realm of Memories: The first playthrough of Breath of the Wild is the best one
By Ethan Pelletier on August 2nd, 2018 0
I was thinking about my first playthrough of Breath of the Wild the other day. It seems like nothing will ever top it. I wish that my mind could forget all of my experiences...
Medli’s Melodies: The Goddess gets groovy tonight
By Ethan Pelletier on July 16th, 2018 0
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...
Realm of Memories: The Battle of the Toucan Sam Wizzrobes
By Ethan Pelletier on June 28th, 2018 0
Many great games came out on the Nintendo GameCube. Between all the great titles, Wind Waker remains as my favorite game on the cube-shaped console. It’s grand adventure and...
Medli’s Melodies: The Breath of the Wild soundtrack is a subtle masterpiece
By Ethan Pelletier on June 11th, 2018 0
The composers of the music in Breath of the Wild created a soundtrack that I consider a subtle masterpiece. The music featured in the game tends to be more relaxing than the...
Realm of Memories: The worst shrine in Breath of the Wild
By Ethan Pelletier on May 31st, 2018 0
The Mirro Shaz Shrine will forever be burned into my memory. I feel like Mirro Shaz himself came and branded my brain like I was a cow and he the farmer -- and the brand in this...
Realm of Memories: How I beat A Link to the Past on my own merits
By Ethan Pelletier on May 17th, 2018 0
Before my family owned the Nintendo 64, my only exposure to the Zelda series was through A Link to the Past. As a six-year-old kid, I lacked the bravery required to venture...
Medli’s Melodies: Driving to the music of the Great Sea
By Ethan Pelletier on May 7th, 2018 0
I’ve always held a special place in my iTunes Library for "The Great Sea Theme" from The Wind Waker. Occasionally, I play this theme when I am driving my scrappy green 1998...
Realm of Memories: The Frustrating Worm of the Tower of Hera
By Ethan Pelletier on April 5th, 2018 0
A Link to the Past has a diverse pool of dungeon bosses. Some of them include an eyeball monster, a three-headed turtle, a big moth, a dinosaur, a wizard, and Ganon. I enjoy...
Opinion: Violent video games are the real threat to America
By Ethan Pelletier on April 1st, 2018 0
With all the talk about violence in America, I am beginning to understand why politicians have such a strong stance against violence in video games. Bringing companies like...
Realm of Memories: Dad of the Wild
By Ethan Pelletier on March 26th, 2018 0
At 2016's E3, the world was first introduced to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. After watching the Nintendo Treehouse footage featuring the game, I thought it'd be a...
Realm of Memories: The Infamous Mellie and Her Plum Garden
By Ethan Pelletier on March 15th, 2018 0
Mellie is a strange character I had first come across while wandering around Kakariko Village in Breath of the Wild. I was collecting wood when a few bundles of it had fallen into...
Medli’s Melodies: The traveling music of young Link
By Ethan Pelletier on February 26th, 2018 0
Some of the best and catchiest themes in the Legend of Zelda series are the overworld themes. It's here that the music needs to be special because these themes are the most often...
Realm of Memories: The strangest Secret Grotto in Ocarina of Time
By Ethan Pelletier on February 22nd, 2018 0
Ocarina of Time's Kakariko Village is a nice serene town. I've always enjoyed the people in the village and messing with the Cuccos. However, beneath the lovely village, darkness...
Medli’s Melodies: The progression of Clock Town’s theme
By Ethan Pelletier on January 22nd, 2018 0
Majora’s Mask is a game that easily immerses me into its environment. The game has a way of creating an atmosphere that feels ominous. Whether Link is doing a light sidequest...