Ocarina of Time
Materia Collective’s “Hero of Time” album is now on sale
By on March 27th, 2017 0
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Back in October we brought you an exclusive look at "Hero of Time", a Kickstarted album that drew inspiration from Ocarina of Time for its orchestrated tracks. Thanks to about...
The Legend of Zelda: Chess Set available for pre-order, coming in April
By on March 14th, 2017 2
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Last year, Zelda celebrated its 30th anniversary. There are few, if any, video games which have such a long and celebrated history like this series. However, in the world of...
Throwback Thursday: Ocarina of Time
By on March 2nd, 2017 1
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With the excitement of Breath of the Wild's highly anticipated release tomorrow, I couldn't help but feel nostalgic as I opened my Nintendo 3DS case this morning and looked at my...
Eiji Aonuma discusses his top three Zelda games and the one which he believes is most underrated
By on February 25th, 2017 4
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If a tree falls in the middle of a forest and no one is around, does it make a sound? What is the sound of one hand clapping? Which Zelda game is the best? All three are deep...
Link’s Ocarina of Time design was based on a ‘famous Hollywood actor’
By on February 25th, 2017 7
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The recently released Hyrule Arts and Artefacts book is primarily stuffed to the gills with artwork from the Zelda series' 30 year history, but that artwork is occasionally...
From Ganon to Ganondorf: How Ocarina of Time artists made beast into human
By on February 14th, 2017 1
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The Legend of Zelda: Art and Artifacts, the latest book by Nintendo and Dark Horse, is out next week. Within its 400+ pages is an interview with Ocarina of Time artists Yusuke...
Song of Storms: Love Goes Around by Rozen reminds us that love can be crazy
By on February 14th, 2017 0
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When thinking about love in The Legend of Zelda, a few couples come to mind. Link and Zelda are of course a big one, then there's Anju and Kafei, and Yeto and Yeta. But what...
Aonuma believes Breath of the Wild surpasses Ocarina of Time
By on February 11th, 2017 8
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We've all got our favourite Zelda games, but there's no denying the impact that Ocarina of Time had on the franchise and gaming in general. For many of us, the series' 3D debut...
Breath of the Wild’s newest trailer music is recreated in Ocarina of Time
By on January 31st, 2017 1
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When Breath of the Wild's first trailer was released at E3 2016, it didn't take Sauraen long to recreate the memorable trailer shot-for-shot within Ocarina of Time. Now with...
Throwback Thursday: A sense of adventure
By on January 19th, 2017 2
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True adventure, I feel, is becoming an endangered species in our modern age. With satellites roaming the skies and instant access to the globe via the internet, there seems to be...
Love vinyl and video games? This newly-recorded Ocarina of Time soundtrack is just for you
By on December 8th, 2016 1
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As the saying goes, What's old is new again. Vinyl records have made a comeback in recent years as a surge of yearning for the retro and nostalgic drives consumers both young...
A Zelda Universe exclusive preview of Materia Collective’s Hero of Time
By on October 28th, 2016 0
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Less than three days remain until the Kickstarter campaign for Materia Collective's Hero of Time comes to a close, and the moon comes crashing down. Okay so maybe not that last...
Throwback Thursday: Chasing perfection
By on October 27th, 2016 4
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At work, I’m known as a bit of a perfectionist -- in fact, my colleagues have been known to throw around phrases like “OCD”, “robotic”, and “anal” when it comes to...
You have only days left to back Materia Collective’s Hero of Time album
By on October 26th, 2016 0
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Materia Collective wants to bring the music of Ocarina of Time to a new level with their Kickstarter project Hero of Time; a one-hour, fully orchestrated arrangement of music...
Link recalls his best friend in “Saria’s Elegy” by Rozen and Jose Madrid
By on October 20th, 2016 1
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Rozen's Zelda arrangements always have the ability to invoke intense emotions about the characters. "May We Meet Again" gave me a new respect for Fi from Skyward Sword, and I...