Realm of Memories
Realm of Memories: Solving Phantom Hourglass’s most baffling puzzle by accident
By on February 14th, 2019 0
Having not played Phantom Hourglass since it released in 2007, my general memory of the game is admittedly rather hazy. There is, however, one puzzle in particular that still...
Realm of Memories: A horse and her boy: My quest for Epona
By on February 7th, 2019 0
Ocarina of Time was a blast to explore my first time around. I was a thirteen-year-old kid with an overactive imagination and an obsession with fantasy, but after rolling across...
Realm of Memories: (Zelda) Music brings us together
By on January 31st, 2019 0
I was always that kid who had an extreme passion for video games and other geek culture, but would always get super shy and never mention it in public. I was always afraid that...
Realm of Memories: Father and Daughter
By on January 17th, 2019 0
When most people think of Majora’s Mask, they think of the moon, the timer, or the masks themselves.  They think of the game’s contrasting themes, the music which seems so...
Realm of Memories: An Ocarina Worth Protecting
By on January 10th, 2019 0
Ocarina of Time still remains one of my favorite Zelda games to this day. With the cheery music of Hyrule Field to "Epona's Song", each aspect of the game still resonates with me...
Realm of Memories: Link vs. Ganondorf (Wind Waker)
By on January 3rd, 2019 0
The first time I played Wind Waker, I was a thirteen-year-old kid and relatively new to the Zelda series. This game blew me away from the outset (see what I did there?), so the...
Realm of Memories: Of Zelda games and soda cases
By on December 20th, 2018 0
There are a couple of traditions that happened every Christmas at my house when I grew up. The first was opening a single gift on Christmas Eve because my little sister and I...
Realm of Memories: A girl and her hero
By on December 13th, 2018 0
New York Comic-Con is my favorite time of year, and this year (2018) has been exceptionally fantastic for me. From a wonderful meet-and-greet with Grey Delisle to asking my first...
Realm of Memories: The Brawl party
By on December 7th, 2018 0
The hype I had for Super Smash Bros. Brawl was immense. Every single Tuesday, I'd wake up as early as possible and check the Smash Dojo website, wondering what the next update...
Realm of Memories: A train ride with A Link Between Worlds
By on November 22nd, 2018 0
As we celebrate 20 years of Ocarina of Time, another game is celebrating a milestone as well. Granted it’s only at its fifth year, but an anniversary is an anniversary...
Realm of Memories: A gamer’s origin story
By on November 16th, 2018 0
Every now and then, you come across a game, movie, or a book that impacts your life more than you could imagine. For me, it's Ocarina of Time. Ocarina of Time was first released...
Realm of Memories: How Ocarina of Time found me
By on November 8th, 2018 0
I think it was fate that I became a Legend of Zelda fan. I didn’t start playing games until I was about nine years old, and my love of Zelda didn’t begin until years after...
Realm of Memories: Ocarina of Time and my new family
By on November 1st, 2018 0
So here's a short funny story to start off something we're calling "Ocarina Month", a celebration of Ocarina of Time's 20th anniversary. About six years ago my mother got married,...
Realm of Memories: Approaching the Lake Tower
By on October 25th, 2018 0
The fighting in Breath of the Wild is one of my favorite elements of the game. Controlling Link during a battle feels very smooth. I often feel like Link is an extension of my...
Realm of Memories: The silence of the ReDeads
By on October 11th, 2018 0
Everyone hates the ReDeads from Ocarina of Time, right? Those gangly, groaning bodies are beyond unsettling, and no iteration since Ocarina of Time has managed to replicate the...