Posts by Victoria Fiorenze
Nintendo to reveal its new membership service to replace Club Nintendo
By Victoria Fiorenze on May 15th, 2015 10
Back in January of this year, Nintendo officially stated they were bringing an end to their long-standing Club Nintendo program after six years. Club Nintendo was a loyalty-based...
Nintendo break down their E3 2015 plans in new teaser video
By Victoria Fiorenze on May 13th, 2015 3
The moment we have all been waiting for has finally arrived -- and by that, I mean Nintendo of America's President Reggie Fils-Aimé in a montage. But besides that, Nintendo gave...
Pro Smash Bros. player gives tips on how to get competitive
By Victoria Fiorenze on May 13th, 2015 1
It is no argument that the latest Super Smash Bros. installment for the Wii U has been a smashing success (no pun intended). The game has sold over 3.65 million copies and...
Ocarina of Time speedrun record broken once again
By Victoria Fiorenze on May 12th, 2015 0
For veteran speedrunners, Ocarina of Time is a fan favorite to play. Time and time again records are broken for this game, and it seems that Twitch streamer 'skater8827' is...
Nintendo’s mobile games are coming sooner than you think
By Victoria Fiorenze on May 11th, 2015 1
Oftentimes when a discussion of Nintendo's business ventures arises, the question of their integration into our every day mobile life is asked. For me, my Nintendo 3DS travels...
This Lon Lon Milk candle will refresh your house, instead of your health
By Victoria Fiorenze on May 7th, 2015 4
Personally, I'm a sucker for a sweet-smelling candle, and anything that has a video game theme to it that will decorate the household. This Lon Lon Milk candle from Etsy seller...
Symphony of the Goddesses member explains how the music stays in sync with video
By Victoria Fiorenze on May 7th, 2015 1
The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses is an orchestral journey through the music and sounds of the Hylian universe. The highly talented musicians of...
Nintendo apologizes for Amiibo shortages, aims to improve availability
By Victoria Fiorenze on May 6th, 2015 2
When Nintendo first announced their Amiibo figurines at E3 2014, I was hard pressed to think that almost one year later, they would reach the extreme level of popularity that we...
Majora’s Mask and the five stages of grief
By Victoria Fiorenze on March 10th, 2015 5
For all of you theorists out there, The Legend of Zelda has been one of the most dissected video game sagas of all time. Majora's Mask is usually at the frontline of these...
Aonuma talks Zelda in Nintendo Extra
By Victoria Fiorenze on March 3rd, 2015 20
The newest addition to The Legend of Zelda series has fans waiting with baited breath for its release. Most of the series' sense of adventure and mystery comes from the...
Premiere episode of Creatures of Hyrule web series released
By Victoria Fiorenze on February 4th, 2015 7
From the creators of Skull Kid; A Zelda Legend comes another enchanting fan-made production from director Jared Potter. Creatures of Hyrule is a web series starring our...
Nintendo to livestream Majora’s Mask event
By Victoria Fiorenze on February 4th, 2015 0
Japanese video site Niconico will be live streaming an event revolving around the highly anticipated portable remake of Majora's Mask on February 12. Producer Eiji Aounuma...
Custom Toon Link amiibo appear on eBay
By Victoria Fiorenze on January 30th, 2015 5
The craze for amiibo has proven to be so powerful it has even spawned its own hashtag, titled #amiibogeddon. Besides the obvious rare ones to find, such as Marth or Villager,...
Legend of Zelda speedrun world record broken
By Victoria Fiorenze on January 27th, 2015 0
For some of us more casual gamers, the original Legend of Zelda title for the NES may take around ten hours to complete. However, the art of speed running has become increasingly...
Zelda titles included in Nintendo’s weekly sale
By Victoria Fiorenze on January 23rd, 2015 1
The latest Nintendo Direct revealed a plan to bring several generations of games together each week for a 'throwback sale.' This week includes two Legend of Zelda titles, and NES...