Posts by Shawn Taylor
Smash pics reveal Ghirahim Assist Trophy, Spirit Tracks music, Classic mode and more
By Shawn Taylor on August 25th, 2014 5
There are only three weeks left until Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS launches in Japan, so series director Masahiro Sakurai has been cranking out the heavy details in his "Pic...
Watch Ghirahim get up in your face before punishing some Bokoblins
By Shawn Taylor on August 18th, 2014 3
To round off the Hyrule Warriors character trailers comes Ghirahim, the last character to be announced. But don't dismiss him just yet. With deadly precision, Ghirahim will demand...
Online petition asks Nintendo to name a Zelda character after Robin Williams
By Shawn Taylor on August 14th, 2014 15
Robin Williams: wise-cracking comedian, Oscar-winning actor, kindhearted philanthropist, avid gamer. Could the late celebrity next add Hylian to his resume? While the world still...
Zant is a towering threat to Bulbins in his Hyrule Warriors trailer
By Shawn Taylor on August 13th, 2014 3
Zant is a bit of a bully, if you think about it. Between bursts of frantic attacks and mindless destruction, he stops to engage in manic laughter. With rounds of ape-like hooting...
Incredible Majora’s Mask project recreates the game in HD
By Shawn Taylor on August 9th, 2014 9
Last year, a team of Zelda fans gave us a stunning look at what Majora's Mask could look like if remade for the Wii U. The minds behind the project are Pablo Belmonte and Paco...
Nintendo releases Majora’s Mask-themed wallpaper to celebrate Tanabata in Japan
By Shawn Taylor on August 9th, 2014 18
On the seventh day of the seventh month of the Japanese solar-lunar calendar, the lovers Orihime and Hikoboshi meet again after being separated by the river of the Milky Way. Or...
More Hyrule Warriors screens: Zant, Ghirahim, Ganondorf, Cia and more
By Shawn Taylor on August 8th, 2014 17
The official Japanese website for Hyrule Warriors recently uploaded more screenshots than you can shake a Deku Stick at. They offer an in-depth look at many of the characters and...
Hyrule Warriors screens reveal new stages, Manhandla and the Master Sword
By Shawn Taylor on August 8th, 2014 7
While Nintendo blew the lid off of Hyrule Warriors earlier this week in the Direct video, they aren't done yet. On the official Japanese site for the game, new screenshots reveal...
Hyrule Warriors Limited Edition Pack will include scarf in Europe, Australia
By Shawn Taylor on August 7th, 2014 7
Ever since Nintendo announced a "Hero's Scarf" collectors item with the Treasure Box set of Hyrule Warriors in Japan, fans have been eagerly anticipating the item in other...
Club Nintendo Demon King Costume Set DLC for Hyrule Warriors detailed
By Shawn Taylor on August 7th, 2014 13
Fans wanting a more traditional-looking Ganondorf in Hyrule Warriors will be pleased to know that the King of Evil is getting his own costume set. Revealed first during the Hyrule...
Ganondorf rides into Hyrule Warriors as a playable character
By Shawn Taylor on August 5th, 2014 11
The Great King of Evil will join the line-up of Hyrule Warriors playable characters, Nintendo revealed during their special Direct broadcast detailing the upcoming Zelda...
Watch Lana summon the Deku Tree army with her spear
By Shawn Taylor on August 4th, 2014 3
Lana has quite the personality. One minute her cute demeanor is shining through like the bright sun on the canopy of Faron Woods, and the next she is laying ruin to her foes left...
Hyrule Warriors will have some online features, but not online co-op
By Shawn Taylor on August 4th, 2014 1
Nintendo has detailed the online features Hyrule Warriors will include when the game ships on September 26, but an online co-op mode is not among the features listed. Nintendo's...
Sheik’s harp is the master of elements in the latest Hyrule Warriors trailer
By Shawn Taylor on July 31st, 2014 1
Last week we learned that three Ocarina of Time characters would be playable in Hyrule Warriors: Ruto, Darunia and Sheik. While the former two have already been featured in their...
Hyrule Warrior screens and art: Skyward Sword stages, new items and shopping menus
By Shawn Taylor on July 15th, 2014 7
In addition to the new characters and weapons seen in the latest round of screenshots for Hyrule Warriors, we also get a look at new stages and gameplay options. These screenshots...