The section of The Wind Waker where the player pursue's the finding of Nayru's Pearl -- the third and final Goddess Pearl -- is one of my personal highlights of the game. Dark clouds and furious storms reign above you upon your arrival to Greatfish Isle, contrasting with the game's earlier precedent of sunny skies and cheery islands. The tone...
Nintendo has confirmed via its official YouTube channel that the western release of Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate will feature all of the Breath of the Wild content its Japanese predecessor contained. In a clever recreation of the 2017 Breath of the Wild Switch Presentation trailer, the translated Generations Ultimate video showcases the...
In a recent interview with Famitsu magazine, Super Smash Bros. creator Masahiro Sakurai shared some thoughts on the latest entry in the series and much more. When asked about what was his impression of the public reception for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Mr. Sakurai was very grateful. “I think this is the first time I ever saw such a tremendous...
We all know Tingle as the creepy man dressed in ill-fitting clothes selling maps to children, but what if Tingle had starred in actual horror title rather than just causing nightmares himself? Well, that was almost a reality. In a recent interview with Kotaku, Nintendo Producer Kensuke Tanabe revealed that Vanpool, the developers of the Dillon's...
The release of a new console brings with it an attempt at successful emulation, and the Switch is no exception. Revealed earlier this year, Yuzu strives to emulate Nintendo Switch software. While development with Yuzu still has a long way to go to reach peak performance, it recently hit the critical milestone of running its first 3D rendered game, Minecraft: Story Mode. You can see the official...
When Skyrim came out on the Switch, I finally got to try my hand at this game that everyone had raved about, and I instantly fell in love. While the gameplay of Skyrim and The Legend of Zelda are...
Comic-Con International is once again underway in sunny San Diego, California. Like many years prior, Nintendo has brought with it some heavy-hitting game demos, with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and...
Nintendo has just announced a surprising free update to Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and it's bringing some Breath of the Wild love to the popular racer. Starting now you can download the free update to...
Today I want to take a moment to appreciate some of my favorite enemies and monsters within the Zelda series. Because, what would be of the games without them? They either pose a challenge, a test,...
Summer is in full swing and as such, Kit and Krysta felt it was appropriate to illustrate their love of the heat in the latest Nintendo Minute. This episode has the duo playing through some of their...
Attendees to this year's Evolution Championships (EVO for short) will be able to get some hands-on time with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, coming later this year to Switch. For those unfamiliar with...
Dark Horse has announced that the Breath of the Wild: Completing a Champion art book will be coming to the West with an additional collector's edition, known as the Hero's Edition. A couple of...
8BitDo are known for making some high quality retro-styled controllers that are also compatible with the Nintendo Switch. Their range has been growing quite substantially over the years, and even...
At its core, Mario Tennis Aces is a game that goes in hard on the one thing it wants to specialize in -- providing a world-class competitive multiplayer experience -- but feels oddly sparse around...
With a world as huge and dense as Hyrule in Breath of the Wild, the task of finding every quest, item and challenge is overwhelming to say the least. There's no way to see and do everything without...
Hyrule Warriors is a spin-off Zelda title which truly gives tribute to its mainline predecessors. Thus far, we’ve explored references to both Ocarina of Time and Twilight Princess, and we now...
Hot off the heels of the recent integration of Nintendo Labo in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, it would seem that more updates are going to be announced for the title soon. Head of software development at...
The Zelda subreddit is a central hub for all things The Legend of Zelda on Reddit. From art projects to timeline theories and beyond, the more than 460,000-subscriber userbase is constantly posting...
Remixed by Garrett Williamson and Sir Jordanius of the Over Clocked Remix Video Game Music Community, "The Goddess Gets Groovy Tonight" blends the groovy elements of R&B into the mystic theme of...
Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker is a game that you might have missed. Even if you didn't skip over the Wii U console generation, it could have easily fallen to the wayside amongst more popular entries...
First of all, we need to get something out of the way: Is it pronounced "giff" or "jiff? Well, while you argue about it with your nearest colleague, have a look at this simple yet amazing animated...
Nintendo's latest addition to the 3DS family of systems has finally hit store shelves, and it's certainly one that many Zelda fans have been anticipating. Not only is the New Nintendo 2DS XL Hylian...
During Nintendo's 78th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, an investor asked outgoing president Tatsumi Kimishima whether it was "possible to release attractive software continuously." This...
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 sunshine and rainbows as it...
Nintendo held their 78th annual general shareholder’s meeting at the end of June where executives fielded questions about the future of the Nintendo Switch, and more specifically, about the future...
Since the dawn of time, crunch time plagues the games industry. From 14 hourswork days, six days a week to months without seeing their families, there's no end to the brutal stories that developers...
Zelda has been covered extensively by the fact-finding blog/video series Did You Know Gaming? over the years, leaving no patch of grass uncut and no breakable pots intact in their search for...
When I'm thinking of ideas of what to write about next in our columns, one thing I try to do in search of inspiration is keep track of days of celebration or national awareness. You'll find that...
If you have an undying love for Nintendo games and want to put your passion into action, there's an event on the horizon that you won't want to miss! Beginning on Friday, July 20, the team from...
Amazon's pre-order page for the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate GameCube controller now includes the box art. The artwork features a minimalistic design with the Smash emblem lightly shadowed atop a...
In my opinion, the Stone Tower Temple music in Majora’s Mask is one of the best tracks in the game, and possibly the whole series. So, when I stumbled across this Stone Tower Temple remix by Josh...
Zeldathon, the bi-annual gaming marathon for charity, has announced plans for a documentary that will detail the team's decade-long journey of collecting money by playing The Legend of Zelda...