Posts by Phil Myth
Aonuma: Breath of the Wild staff were left “speechless” by fans’ physics exploits
By Phil Myth on May 17th, 2017 4
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During my playthrough of Breath of the Wild there have been several Shrine puzzles -- not to mention a Divine Beast or two -- that I've worked my way through using what I felt...
A Legend of Zelda smartphone game is reportedly in development
By Phil Myth on May 15th, 2017 3
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The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) is reporting that Nintendo is developing a Legend of Zelda game for smartphones. Having taken the plunge into mobile gaming in the past year...
Check out this out-of-this-world Switch paint job!
By Phil Myth on May 9th, 2017 2
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Nintendo usually provides us with a wide array of finishes to their consoles over time-- there's probably more 3DS variations than there are Korok Seeds by now -- but as we're...
Breath of the Wild wins Best International Game at German awards bash
By Phil Myth on May 2nd, 2017 0
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Deutscher Computerspielpreis is a German awards ceremony designed to shine a light on the German games industry -- but there's also a little love shown to the international...
The Onion unveils Nintendo’s new Durapro Controller
By Phil Myth on April 29th, 2017 0
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Satirical site The Onion has released a video detailing a new controller for Switch that is designed to take a beating. The "Durapro Controller" purportedly has a titanium...
This gorgeous custom Zelda chess set is now available
By Phil Myth on April 28th, 2017 1
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All that sword swinging and arrow firing is so barbaric. Frankly, Link and Ganon should settle their differences in a far more civilized manner. There are too many languages in...
Aonuma talks about “creating while playing” Breath of the Wild
By Phil Myth on April 26th, 2017 2
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The official Breath of the Wild guide features a couple of blurbs from series producer Eiji Aonuma and game director Hidemaro Fujibayashi in which they talk more about the...
NPD figures reveal a record-breaking launch for the Switch
By Phil Myth on April 23rd, 2017 1
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We've already had indication that the Nintendo Switch had a pretty impressive launch across the globe, with the various regional offices of Nintendo proclaiming the launch as the...
Japanese capsule machines strike again with awesome Breath of the Wild keychains
By Phil Myth on March 30th, 2017 0
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Capsule machines in Japan often yield some sweet looking merch and the latest prizes for Breath of the Wild fans look rather cool. The prizes on offer are a number of...
Breath of the Wild’s art director, Satoru Takizawa: Link’s hat is no longer cool
By Phil Myth on March 20th, 2017 9
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By now we're all familiar with the plethora of ways in which Breath of the Wild tosses out the old tropes of the franchise, and perhaps one of the biggest changes is to Link...
Symphony of the Goddesses announce 2017 tour, featuring Breath of the Wild
By Phil Myth on March 20th, 2017 1
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The much-loved Symphony of the Goddesses concert is returning again this year, with a slew of dates announced across North America, as well as a couple of UK dates and one a piece...
Guardian Amiibo functions as a make-shift Switch holder
By Phil Myth on March 20th, 2017 1
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Those Guardians in Breath of the Wild are fearsome beasts. Well, fearsome magical robot monsters to be more precise. Anyway, I'm still at a point where I'm stealthing past any I...
Hookshot and other ideas were considered for Breath of the Wild, but ultimately cut
By Phil Myth on March 20th, 2017 3
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Breath of the Wild certainly took a new approach to Link's items and inventory. During that revamp, some of Link's classic items made a return (fire and ice rods, for example),...
UK fans: Share your Breath of the Wild screenshots and win Zelda Symphony tickets
By Phil Myth on March 20th, 2017 1
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Nintendo are giving UK fans the chance to win tickets to see the Symphony of the Goddesses at Birmingham's NEC arena on April 16, as well as VIP passes to the Insomnia 60 gaming...
UK fans! The First 4 Figures Breath of the Wild statue is now available for pre-order
By Phil Myth on March 15th, 2017 1
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If you haven't taken up all your shelf space with the Breath of the Wild amiibo set (and that Guardian takes up a lot of room, flailing its legs around like a madman), then you...