Throwback Thursday
Realm of Memories: (Zelda) Music brings us together
By on January 31st, 2019 0
I was always that kid who had an extreme passion for video games and other geek culture, but would always get super shy and never mention it in public. I was always afraid that...
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: Jumping the shark
By on July 28th, 2018 0
Though it's coming to an end shortly, it’s one of my most favorite times of year: Shark Week! Why? I love sharks! It’s as simple as that. Realm of Memories is a series where...
Realm of Memories: How I beat A Link to the Past on my own merits
By on May 17th, 2018 0
Before my family owned the Nintendo 64, my only exposure to the Zelda series was through A Link to the Past. As a six-year-old kid, I lacked the bravery required to venture...
Realm of Memories: I dream of Zelda (the musical)
By on May 10th, 2018 0
Recently I had a strange dream about The Legend of Zelda, and just as I tried to fall back asleep after waking up near its end, I find myself remembering each detail vividly....
Realm of Memories: How beating the Water Temple made me cool
By on April 26th, 2018 0
I've said this many times already, so I'll give the cliff notes version here: I grew up in the 90's and I dealt with being bullied for my physical appearance, the way I talked,...
Realm of Memories: The Frustrating Worm of the Tower of Hera
By on April 5th, 2018 0
A Link to the Past has a diverse pool of dungeon bosses. Some of them include an eyeball monster, a three-headed turtle, a big moth, a dinosaur, a wizard, and Ganon. I enjoy...
Realm of Memories: First experience in the wild
By on March 29th, 2018 0
As we celebrate the one year anniversary of our beloved Breath of the Wild, I thought it was only fitting to share the memories of my first encounter with this game. Breath of the...
Realm of Memories: The Infamous Mellie and Her Plum Garden
By on March 15th, 2018 0
Mellie is a strange character I had first come across while wandering around Kakariko Village in Breath of the Wild. I was collecting wood when a few bundles of it had fallen into...
Realm of Memories: My 6 Favourite Shops in 3D Zelda Games
By on February 15th, 2018 0
What would the iconic pass-time of smashing pots and cutting people’s lawns be without shops to spend your hard-earned rupees in? Throughout the series, shops in Zelda games...
Realm of Memories: How Zelda II brought me closer to my family.
By on February 8th, 2018 0
Video games are a hobby that, for a short time, ran in my family. My older sister has "fond" memories of having me in her lap while I was two, trying to press the buttons on her...
Realm of Memories: A Link to My Past
By on February 1st, 2018 0
This is a story about love at first sight -- a love that was lost. In a previous article I mentioned how A Link to the Past was the first Zelda game I owned, and that it is also...
Realm of Memories: How the Kokiri’s Emerald gave me courage and hope
By on January 4th, 2018 4
As a child, I was very impressionable and gullible. I had that sadly typical childhood of being an outcast with no friends, and as a result grew up awkward and terrified of many...
Throwback Thursday: Stranded and The Kirby Show
By on June 15th, 2017 0
This weekend I had gone out of state to my good friend's wedding. We’ve been friends since we were seven or eight years old, and seeing her walk down the aisle has brought back...
Throwback Thursday: Zelda’s magical impact
By on May 25th, 2017 2
The Legend of Zelda has been such a magical presence in my life, ever since I discovered the series when I was younger. Around that same time, I was reading novels centered...