ZU Podcast: We love A Link Between Worlds!
By on December 11th, 2013 0
Have you finished A Link Between Worlds? If so, we have a big ol' podcast for you with Hombre and humulos. Beware of spoilers though; no stone is left unturned and we discuss the...
Aonuma wants to create a game where the player defines the story
By on September 19th, 2013 15
We all know Zelda games have always had an interesting plot and characters, but the story itself has never played a huge role in the overall gameplay. Recently, MTV’s...
Appeal of Zelda
By on February 19th, 2012 27
Before I get started here, I just want to ask everyone who comments a favor. We're looking for a name to call my weekly segment here, and so far the two best choices seem to be...
Aonuma is wrong: Gameplay is not more important than story
By on January 25th, 2012 107
[Warning:  Very vague plot details to Skyward Sword are included in this article.  Read at your own risk.] When I completed my first playthrough of Skyward Sword several...
New details about The Adventure of Link’s backstory
By on January 23rd, 2012 16
Zelda II:  The Adventure of Link is often known as the "black sheep" of the Zelda series, but it is actually a vital foundation in establishing the lore seen in many future...
Eiji Aonuma talks gameplay, hints at the next Zelda game
By on January 7th, 2012 129
Hyrule Historia is the gift that keeps on giving.  As more and more pages are translated and vigorously read by fans, we are given more previously unknown information about...
Why Zelda Endures
By on December 27th, 2011 18
As the 2011 "Year of Zelda" comes to a close, IGN's Associate Editor Audrey Drake decided to figure why the Zelda series has endured over the past 25 years and still manages to...
Entire Skyword Sword Story Discovered
By on November 10th, 2011 18
I've actually been a bit reluctant to post this, because it's such a huge set of spoilers just a week before the game is due for launch, and many people are weak about keeping...
Zelda Deserves a Cohesive Story
By on October 2nd, 2011 124
One of my favorite aspects of the Legend of Zelda is the story. Eiji Aonuma and Shigeru Miyamoto have both made it clear on multiple occasions that the various games fit together...
The First Two Hours of Skyward Sword
By on October 1st, 2011 42
Reviewers from the big gaming sites have started to get grander glimpses at Skyward Swords story and gameplay. Today, the beginnings of the game were revealed, shedding light on...
New Content for Ocarina of Time
By on August 28th, 2010 41
New Content for Ocarina of Time A Guest Article by Joshua Lindquist Last time, I wrote about how Ocarina of Time could be streamlined to work better on the Nintendo 3DS. All of...
Aonuma Discusses Skyward Sword’s Formula Changes and Art Style, New Plot Detail
By on July 2nd, 2010 114
In a recent interview with Gamespot, Eiji Aonuma shed a little more light on some of the changes Skyward Sword will bring to the Zelda series. Most notably, Aonuma stated that...
Nintendo E3 2010 Roundup: Here’s what you might have missed
By on June 15th, 2010 6
This year, Nintendo delivered what many are calling their most impressive E3 keynote to date. With new titles in nearly every classic franchise, you'd be hard-pressed to find an...