Realm of Memories
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...
Realm of Memories: I’ll never forget The Forgotten Temple
By on October 4th, 2018 0
Breath of the Wild was nine months old when I was finally able to play it. The Switch was a Christmas gift to myself for taking on a few extra jobs around the holidays. Before...
Realm of Memories: The Goron’s nightmare
By on September 27th, 2018 0
Imagine being a Goron rolling along a narrow track. Falling off the track resets the Goron back to the beginning. Now imagine this track with multiple 90-degree turns that must be...
Realm of Memories: A wild encounter
By on September 20th, 2018 0
Breath of the Wild has to be one of my favorite Zelda games that I've ever had the enormous pleasure to play. This is not only due to the wonderful graphics, beautiful...
Realm of Memories: Tri Force Hero Flunkies
By on September 13th, 2018 0
Tri Force Heroes was a game I was dreading since I heard of its existence. To me, it sounded like another Four Swords Adventure, which was my least favorite Zelda game of all...
Realm of Memories: No! Not the Miniblins! Ahh! They’re in my eyes!
By on September 6th, 2018 0
“De ne, de ne, ne ne, de ne, de ne de ne”. The sounds one hears before true terror arrives. By terror, I mean the kind of terror that a kid can become when exacting trouble...
Realm of Memories: Bossing them around
By on August 30th, 2018 0
Bosses are an essential element of every Zelda game. They are the culmination of all dungeons, a test of your skills and mastery of the item you just found (which coincidentally...
Realm of Memories: The Wii that was without Mii
By on August 23rd, 2018 0
I don't know if everyone is like this, but the first moments I turn on a brand new console after I finish hooking it up is always a wonderful experience. Sure, it might just be...
Realm of Memories: Those things in A Link to the Past that keep me up at night
By on August 16th, 2018 0
With the current craze of Zelda randomizers, I figured I'd give one of them a shot, what better game for me to start with than -- you guessed it -- my all-time favorite, A Link...