The Wind Waker
Takizawa explains how The Wind Waker HD inspired the visual style for Breath of the Wild
By on March 14th, 2017 0
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When the initial trailer for The Wind Waker revealed a brand new cartoon style in 2002, initial reaction was incredibly mixed at best. Fans were shocked and disappointed by the...
Fanart Friday: Regal duality
By on February 24th, 2017 0
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I don’t think I’ve ever seen a more perfect rendition of Princess Zelda from The Wind Waker than this one by Brazilian digital artist, yoshiyaki! Yes, you could argue that the...
Throwback Thursday: Big Octo mistake
By on February 16th, 2017 3
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“If you see seagulls flying all around some sea water, that's a sign that you need to be wary, fry. Because the seagulls flock to wherever Big Octos appear... BIG OCTOS, I tell...
Custom Amiibo giveaway: The Koroks from Breath of the Wild
By on January 15th, 2017 2
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We've partnered with custom Amiibo maker GandaKris for a very special giveaway: custom Korok Amiibo from Breath of the Wild. We have four to give away, and the winners will have...
Music Monday: Sound of island life
By on January 2nd, 2017 1
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Firstly, let me welcome you to the first Music Monday column of 2017! Hopefully everyone had a great new year celebration and any readers who indulged a little too heavily are...
Throwback Thursday: In the eye of the beholder
By on December 22nd, 2016 2
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Many people -- I think you will agree -- are creatures of habit. We go about our lives and develop little personal rituals that help get us through each day, aiding us with a...
Twilight Princess began as a Wind Waker sequel early in development
By on December 9th, 2016 1
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Artist Satoru Takizawa has revealed that Twilight Princess was originally being developed as a sequel to Wind Waker. The Legend of Zelda: Art & Artifacts art book is...
Fanart Friday: Wind waker in a bottle
By on November 25th, 2016 0
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For this weeks Fanart Friday, I have chosen Nicole Gustafsson's (Nimasprout) 2010 entry for the Desert Bus 4 Hope charity fundraiser for Child's Play. Titled "Treasure!" the...
New Guides: Learn to sail and learn to dance
By on November 22nd, 2016 0
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This week, we've published two new sidequest guides for The Wind Waker. One offers a detailed look at how to obtain the Swift Sail, the new faster sail available only in The...
Throwback Thursday: The eight voyages of Link
By on November 17th, 2016 1
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Picture this. You've just spent an entire week whizzing through your first play through of The Wind Waker. You've been smacking Bokoblins with sticks, decimating Moblins and...
Throwback Thursday: An unforgettable monster
By on November 3rd, 2016 3
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Halloween is over, but we can still talk about spooky things, right? No? Well, I’m going to anyway. Everyone’s got that one Zelda enemy (or maybe even an ally) that scares the...
Music Monday: Jamming with Makar
By on September 5th, 2016 1
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Good morning fellow Zelda fans, and welcome to another edition of Music Monday. To set your week off on the right foot, I've chosen Makar's prayer song from the Wind Waker. I...
Fanart Friday: Feeding the Fishes
By on September 2nd, 2016 0
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For anyone who played The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker after Majora's Mask, or even Ocarina of Time, the art style was a significant departure from the earlier titles. Although...
Music Monday: Ancient hero
By on August 22nd, 2016 1
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“Oh great hero, chosen by the Master Sword!” The words of the Earth Sage Laruto come to mind when listening to "Ancient Hero", a remixed rendition of "The Legendary...
Feel free to weep over First 4 Figure’s second magnificent Wind Waker piece
By on August 18th, 2016 1
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I first heard of First 4 Figures when they revealed the first in their line of Wind Waker figures, Ganondorf. My wallet just barely managed to convince me that no, I couldn't...