Posts by Robert Maloney
San-ei Boeki will do a second run of Breath of the Wild plushies in August
By Robert Maloney on June 11th, 2018 0
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San-ei Boeki will be doing a second run for Breath of the Wild plushies in late August, featuring both Link and Bokoblin. You can preorder both plushies, though please note that...
Watch as Mario takes on Bowser in this latest Breath of the Wild mod
By Robert Maloney on June 11th, 2018 0
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This latest mod for Breath of the Wild has the Mushroom Kingdom's very own Mario (Link) facing off against the dreaded Bowser (unassuming Hinox)! Maybe Mario is hoping to get a...
Bill Trinen teases more surprises later in year for Super Smash Bros. beyond tournament
By Robert Maloney on June 11th, 2018 0
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It should come as no surprise to Super Smash Bros. fans that Nintendo plans to keep surprises in store for the remainder of the year for their upcoming, no doubt, smash-hit entry...
Nintendo has become the highest spender on gaming TV ads in US
By Robert Maloney on June 11th, 2018 0
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Last month, Nintendo pushed Sony's PlayStation brand out of the top position for highest spending on television advertisements in the United States. Sony had previously dominated...
Ganondorf’s last name, Dragmire, has resurfaced on the official Zelda site
By Robert Maloney on April 20th, 2018 3
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Ganondorf was first given the last name of Dragmire in A Link to the Past. Since then, it has not been mentioned. Recently, however, an update to the official Zelda website...
Breath of the Wild originally involved using your sword to climb cliffs
By Robert Maloney on April 16th, 2017 0
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GameSpot recently interviewed Breath of the Wild art director Satoru Takizawa and director Hidemaro Fujibayashi. Through the course of this interview, they revealed a cut idea to...
DidYouKnowGaming puts The Minish Cap under the microscope
By Robert Maloney on April 15th, 2017 1
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Gaming channel DidYouKnowGaming has dissected yet another game from the Zelda franchise, this time taking a look at The Minish Cap. In this video, topics such as unused items,...
Exclusive: Zmaster91 discusses speedrunning Four Swords Adventures at SGDQ 2016
By Robert Maloney on July 4th, 2016 0
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There is no better time to be a speedrunning fan, arguably even a fan of gaming altogether, than during Games Done Quick's biannual charity marathons: Awesome Games Done Quick and...
Exclusive: Ahamplan discusses speedrunning A Link Between Worlds at SGDQ 2016
By Robert Maloney on July 3rd, 2016 0
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There is no better time to be a speedrunning fan, arguably even a fan of gaming altogether, than during Games Done Quick's biannual charity marathons: Awesome Games Done Quick and...
PlayStation President, Shuhei Yoshida, says he’s excited for Breath of the Wild
By Robert Maloney on June 17th, 2016 16
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Shuhei Yoshida, President of PlayStation's Worldwide Studios, recently gave his thoughts on the many games he was excited about and looked forward to the release of. While he...
Zelda U will launch in 2017 on both Wii U and NX, playable at E3 2016 (Updated)
By Robert Maloney on April 27th, 2016 19
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Nintendo has announced that the upcoming Zelda game for the Wii U has been delayed until 2017, when it will launch simultaneously on both the Wii U and as-of-yet unseen NX. No...
Nintendo NX will launch March 2017, will not be shown at E3 this year
By Robert Maloney on April 27th, 2016 12
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Nintendo has announced today that their next console, codenamed the Nintendo NX, will be officially launching in March 2017. Surprisingly, Nintendo have also announced that they...
New costume and character DLC plus character poll for Super Smash Bros.
By Robert Maloney on April 2nd, 2015 3
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Nintendo revealed some exciting new information regarding DLC for Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U! First off, Club Nintendo members who purchased and registered...
Exclusive: Majora’s Mask expert DuncanKneeDeep discusses the brilliance of Majora’s Mask
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By Robert Maloney on March 19th, 2015 1
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Here on Zelda Universe, we enjoy highlighting people who show amazing skill and knowledge in the literal Zelda universe. One such person is Twitch streamer, YouTuber, and...
Exclusive: Li Kovacs discusses her love of Nintendo and costume design
By Robert Maloney on January 29th, 2015 4
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Zelda, and video games in general, inspire creativity in many people. Such creativity can be found in talented people such as Li Kovacs, who excels in cosplay and creates...