Zelda: The Wand of Gamelon
CD-ii Month: Where the CD-i games fit in the official Zelda timeline
By on March 31st, 2014 69
In the early 1990s, Nintendo was in the early stages of creating a CD-ROM add-on for their Super Nintendo Entertainment System (known as the Super Famicom in Japan). One of the...
CD-ii Month: Facts and trivia
By on March 26th, 2014 6
Despite their ridiculed reputation, the CD-i Zelda games have some very interesting cultural references within them, and a fascinating history surrounding them. I discovered this...
CD-i Zelda soundtracks on YouTube aren’t that bad, we promise
By on March 30th, 2013 3
About the only thing from the CD-i Zelda games that isn't universally criticized are their soundtracks. Well, except for Zelda's Adventure, but that game doesn't have much of a...
An interview with the creator of the CD-i Zelda games
By on March 28th, 2013 12
We're more than well aware, especially after reading numerous protests against our CD-i Month posts, that there are a lot of Zelda fans who would love nothing more than to scrub...
Do you want the CD-i Zelda games? Here’s how to own a piece of history
By on March 25th, 2013 9
Now that we're into the final week of CD-i month, we know that many of you must be eager to get your hands on the CD-i Zelda games and own them for yourself. Well, never fear!...
Dear Nintendo, please put CD-i Zelda games on Virtual Console
By on March 24th, 2013 36
Dear Nintendo, I am writing to you with a request for a Virtual Console release. Before you dismiss this letter along with the hundreds of other Virtual Console release...
What the CD-i Games Did Right
By on March 17th, 2013 30
They made Zelda the protagonist of a game. People can say what they will about how bad the CD-i games are comparatively to the rest of the series.  As much as I’d like to say...
Let’s play Zelda: The Wand of Gamelon
By on March 13th, 2013 6
We've been having a lot of fun with the CD-i Zelda games so far this month. We've shown you the ridiculous cut scenes and had a lot of laughs (and groans). Now it's time to show...
CD-i Zelda remix: Drop the Dodongo
By on March 11th, 2013 4
The folks from Something Awful are either extremely patient, extremely crazy, or possibly both, to put together a music remix video based on quotes from the CD-i Zelda cut...
How The Legend of Zelda animated series influenced Link: The Faces of Evil and Zelda: The Wand of Gamelon
By on March 10th, 2013 2
The cut scenes littered throughout Link: The Faces of Evil and Zelda: The Wand of Gamelon are often the subject of scorn, but they were not the first time that Link and Zelda were...