Posts by Zack Hubbard
Yuga’s Art Gallery: The beginning of a grand adventure
By Zack Hubbard on November 9th, 2018 0
Perhaps the greatest thing about being a kid is how oftentimes things seem larger than life. Your imagination will go into overdrive and fill in blanks that aren't even there, and...
Princess Zelda’s Study: Concepts of a Guardian
By Zack Hubbard on October 30th, 2018 0
I'm sure everyone who played Breath of the Wild remembers the first time they encountered their first Guardian. You're running through the fields minding your own business in...
Medli’s Melodies: The spooky Legend of Hyrule
By Zack Hubbard on October 29th, 2018 0
When most people talk about unsettling or spooky Zelda games, they tend to focus on Majora's Mask or certain sections from Ocarina of Time. Though both games absolutely have their...
Realm of Memories: Colorful memories of a Game Boy
By Zack Hubbard on October 21st, 2018 0
"Dad, can I please please please have a Game Boy Color!?" I remember uttering those very words when the Game Boy Color came out, hoping desperately my pleas would be answered. To...
Medli’s Melodies: A rocking Hyrule Castle remix by Mohmega
By Zack Hubbard on October 15th, 2018 0
If there are any two things that go great together, it's Zelda music and rock music. Don't believe me? Give this "Hyrule Castle" remix from Breath of the Wild by Mohmega a listen...
Yuga’s Art Gallery: A quick respite
By Zack Hubbard on October 5th, 2018 0
My first time playing Majora's Mask is an experience I'll never forget. I still remember the excitement of getting to control Link after the opening, only for him to be wrested...
Princess Zelda’s Study: The lost Oracle game
By Zack Hubbard on October 2nd, 2018 0
Of all the handheld Zelda titles, the Oracle games are undoubtedly my favorites. I have lovely memories of sitting in the back of my parents' car trying to figure out that...
Yuga’s Art Gallery: Tea time with Princess Zelda
By Zack Hubbard on August 31st, 2018 0
The iteration of Princess Zelda in Breath of the Wild is easily one of my favorites. It could be just because she had an active role in the story and because I looked forward to...
Medli’s Melodies: An ocarina cover fit for a sun goddess
By Zack Hubbard on August 27th, 2018 0
Out of all of the Zelda-like games on the market, Okami is my favorite. A wonderful blend of traditional Japanese mythology with very solid gameplay and a unique brush mechanic,...
Realm of Memories: The Wii that was without Mii
By Zack Hubbard on August 23rd, 2018 0
I don't know if everyone is like this, but the first moments I turn on a brand new console after I finish hooking it up is always a wonderful experience. Sure, it might just be...
Yuga’s Art Gallery: The adorable Malon and Epona
By Zack Hubbard on July 27th, 2018 0
One of the best things about the two Nintendo 64 Zelda titles, in my opinion, is the great cast of characters and their personalities. Though your interaction with these...
Realm of Memories: The phantom pain of a puzzle
By Zack Hubbard on July 12th, 2018 0
On the whole, I try everything I can to be a positive person. When I write for this site, I try to focus on all the happy or heartfelt things. But alas, life is not always...
Yuga’s Art Gallery: Champion of the wild
By Zack Hubbard on June 29th, 2018 0
It comes as no surprise to anyone who has read my work that I absolutely adored Breath of the Wild. It's one of those games I can see myself going back and playing through...
Medli’s Melodies: Pure piano perfection
By Zack Hubbard on June 25th, 2018 0
When I first booted up my copy of Ocarina of Time in December of 1998, I was completely transfixed by the opening cutscene. The graphics were miles ahead of Super Mario 64 and...
Yuga’s Art Gallery: The melancholic princess
By Zack Hubbard on June 22nd, 2018 0
Although Link is an iconic character in his own right, the titular Zelda herself is just as iconic. I always liked Zelda as a character more than most princesses in fiction simply...