Shigeru Miyamoto
Princess Zelda’s Study: Mr. Miyamoto’s first dungeon
By on December 18th, 2018 0
Long ago, nestled among the great pines and brilliant maples, among the ridges of the rolling hills, a young boy steeled himself and entered the dark unknown of a chasm he had...
Princess Zelda’s Study: Spiritual Stones originally inserted into the Ocarina
By on August 7th, 2018 0
There are many tenuous challenges we have to overcome in our childhood: tying shoes, doing homework, eating vegetables. For Ocarina of Time's 9-year-old Link, he had to venture...
Charles Martinet on working with Shigeru Miyamoto
By on July 23rd, 2017 0
Back in June, Charles Martinet appeared on a voice over panel at Indiana Comic Con. Blogger Revenge Method was in attendance, and asked the voice of Mario what it was like to be...
Eiji Aonuma explains why he once wanted to leave the Zelda team
By on June 12th, 2017 0
There are few people in the video game industry who are as acclaimed and respected as Eiji Aonuma. He has gained a lot of admiration due to his work on many different Zelda games....
Miyamoto on the importance of wildlife in Breath of the Wild
By on February 13th, 2017 2
"I really love all the animals in the world," said Shigeru Miyamoto, while talking to Game Informer for their current issue featuring Breath of the Wild. His comments make it...
Miyamoto and Aonuma talk about Link’s character and exploration in Breath of the Wild
By on February 11th, 2017 0
YouTuber ZackScottGames had the chance to interview Shigeru Miyamoto and Eiji Aonuma about The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild in New York recently. They spent...
1992 Miyamoto interview shows Breath of the Wild vision in A Link To The Past
By on December 23rd, 2016 0
It's been 25 years since A Link To The Past arrived on the SNES, but thanks to some sleuthing and translating from Shmuplations, we've got a fresh insight into the development of...
Miyamoto: Smartphones, not Nintendo, are world’s most popular hardware
By on September 14th, 2016 3
In a recent interview with The Telegraph, Zelda creator Shigeru Miyamoto spoke about the decision to bring Mario to smartphones in the form of the recently unveiled Super Mario...
Conan O’Brien has only one question for Shigeru Miyamoto
By on August 17th, 2016 2
Recently, late night host Conan O'Brien took a quick minute to chat with a man he describes as "a god," Shigeru Miyamoto. Aided by Bill Trinen, Conan got the answer to a burning...
Miyamoto: Zelda is returning to its core with Breath of the Wild
By on July 17th, 2016 1
In a recent interview with Kotaku, Shigeru Miyamoto spoke about what he believes is the core experience of the Zelda franchise, and how Breath of the Wild is a return to that...
Yoshio Sakamoto and Shigesato Itoi discuss origin of Miitomo
By on July 3rd, 2016 0
Many people have downloaded Nintendo's first smartphone application, Miitomo and have enjoyed it. Nintendo has decided to do a series similar  to "Iwata Asks" for Miitomo. It...
NX information on the downlow because of an idea Nintendo is working on
By on June 29th, 2016 31
Nintendo's newest console gaming system, code-named the NX, has been public knowledge for quite a while now. Regardless, information on it has been very scarce, with Nintendo...
Shigeru Miyamoto discusses Breath of the Wild and the Zelda franchise’s future
By on June 23rd, 2016 4
Shigeru Miyamoto, a man all of us here at Zelda Universe owe a debt of gratitude to, sat down with Game Informer recently to talk about Breath of the Wild and the shape that the...
Miyamoto and Trinen explain Breath of the Wild is “open-air” rather than open world
By on June 23rd, 2016 4
In a recent interview with IGN, both Shigeru Miyamoto and Bill Trinen had the chance of explaining why the newest Zelda entry, Breath of the Wild, is an "open-air" game rather...
Miyamoto taking more of a back seat for Breath of the Wild
By on June 19th, 2016 1
In an interview with Wired, Eiji Aonuma has told how Breath of the Wild saw series executive producer Shigeru Miyamoto take more of a background role, allowing Aonuma to create...