Posts by Phil Myth
Breath of the Wild’s art director, Satoru Takizawa: Link’s hat is no longer cool
By Phil Myth on March 20th, 2017 7
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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 0
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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 0
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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 0
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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 0
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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...
Reggie: Streaming services coming ‘in time’ to Nintendo Switch
By Phil Myth on March 9th, 2017 0
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First and foremost, Nintendo Switch is a gaming console. That much is evident by the ever increasing number of titles available and on the horizon for the system, despite a few...
Someone got carried away with the control options for Breath of the Wild on Wii U
By Phil Myth on March 9th, 2017 7
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For those of us that picked up Breath of the Wild for Switch, we're familiar with the numerous control schemes on offer. There's using the JoyCon grip that comes bundled in with...
Very strong launch for the Nintendo Switch across the globe
By Phil Myth on March 9th, 2017 1
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Nintendo's newest entry into the console market arrived last weekend, and we're now starting to get a picture of just how well the system's launch went. Whilst there's no exact...
Link’s Ocarina of Time design was based on a ‘famous Hollywood actor’
By Phil Myth on February 25th, 2017 7
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The recently released Hyrule Arts and Artefacts book is primarily stuffed to the gills with artwork from the Zelda series' 30 year history, but that artwork is occasionally...
Eiji Aonuma unboxes the European Special Edition of Breath of the Wild
By Phil Myth on February 22nd, 2017 2
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If you're a European Breath of the Wild fan, you [and your wallet] have a choice to make: do you pick up the standard edition or the special edition for your new Switch...
Three Breath of the Wild guides are up for pre-order
By Phil Myth on February 20th, 2017 0
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Part of the appeal of Breath of the Wild -- and indeed something the creators set out to implement -- is the sense of getting lost in the world of Hyrule that they have created,...
Embrace the Breath of the Wild hype with new themes for your 3DS
By Phil Myth on February 17th, 2017 1
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I've spent the past few years turning my Majora's Mask edition of the New 3DS into somewhat of a Zelda tribute device. Every Virtual Console game has been downloaded,...
Aonuma believes Breath of the Wild surpasses Ocarina of Time
By Phil Myth on February 11th, 2017 8
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We've all got our favourite Zelda games, but there's no denying the impact that Ocarina of Time had on the franchise and gaming in general. For many of us, the series' 3D debut...
There’s no renaming Link in Breath of the Wild
By Phil Myth on February 10th, 2017 3
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One thing Zelda players have done since the first game back on the NES, once they got their copy of the latest game home and booted it up, is select their save file and enter the...