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There are currently 809 different species of Pokemon. If, like me, you've been a fan since the beginning, just let that sink in for a moment. That's a far cry from the original 151. As the Pokemon series has progressed, it has not only substantially increased the number of the fictional blighters, but also the tools which are used to catch...
A sealed copy of  The Legend of Zelda, the debut title in the massively popular series released on the Nintendo Entertainment System, is undoubtedly a sought after piece for fans of the series and retro collectors alike. As time goes on, the value of a pristine copy of the game only climbs higher, as evidenced by a recent auction in Dallas,...
According to a tweet from legendary game designer Suda51, the upcoming Switch-exclusive title Travis Strikes Back: No More Heroes will feature a special Majora's Mask t-shirt to commemorate the game's launch. Players can choose to outfit protagonist Travis Touchdown with this outstanding piece of clothing or select from a selection of...
When most people think of Majora’s Mask, they think of the moon, the timer, or the masks themselves.  They think of the game’s contrasting themes, the music which seems so lighthearted at first but grows darker as the days progress, or the numerous characters you run across as you race across Termina under the pressing shadow of an...
There is a musical track from Breath of the Wild entitled “Life in Ruins.” Though it's only three simple words, it sums up the feel of the game very succinctly. There are ruins of villages and monuments scattered across the countryside, some infested with monsters or Guardians if you’re unfortunate enough. These bring a sense of curiosity to the game, as they make you wonder what...
Nintendo announced yesterday that Majora's Mask 3D, Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS and Star Fox 64 3D will become Nintendo Selects titles on February 4, joining A Link Between Worlds, Ocarina of...
Last week, Humble Bundle began offering a selection of Nintendo Switch and 3DS games to US customers via the Humble Store. Hard-hitters like Breath of the Wild (including the Expansion Pass), Super...
There have been a number of non-canonical entries in Zelda media over the years. These are products that, while they may sport "The Legend of Zelda" brand, don't have a place in the official...
Creating a Champion, the Breath of the Wild art book released by Dark Horse late last year, is a gorgeous look at the game's development. First released in Japan as Master Works, readers would...
The PAX juggernaut kicks off for 2019 next weekend with PAX South, held in San Antonio, TX, from January 18-20. Zelda fans attending are in luck, with three panels featuring our favorite series on...
If you have followed our homepage for at least a couple of years, you may have, at some point, read Zelda- or Nintendo-related news from our former reporter, Douglas Forrester. Since we bid him...
Zelda titles are currently undergoing the MyNintendo discount treatment in Europe, with a spectrum of entries from classics like A Link to the Past on the SNES to Majora's Mask on the N64, as part...
Nintendo's purple box is the primary focus of a recent Did You Know Gaming? video, in which certain intriguing facts are identified and explained, including the Zelda Collector's Edition, a four...
A replica of the Master Sword and Hylian Shield have been donated to Awesome Games Done Quick (AGDQ) to be given away, thanks to Heroic Replicas. The replicas are a part of the grand prize in the...
I didn’t get the chance to play Soulcalibur II when it first came out back in 2003, despite the fact that I was inundated with all manner of promotions for it. Ads and articles that I saw in...
Ocarina of Time still remains one of my favorite Zelda games to this day. With the cheery music of Hyrule Field to "Epona's Song", each aspect of the game still resonates with me and brings back...
Finally, Zelda II: The Adventure of Link is making its way to the Nintendo Switch! In an announcement on Nintendo of America's Twitter account, the divisive classic was shown alongside Blaster...
Talent recognizes talent, or at least inspires it in this case. The art director at Sony Santa Monica, the studio behind God of War, has started recreating characters featured in Nintendo's Super...
North Clock Town is the northmost section of Clock Town which, given the name, is no surprise. Despite at first not looking very busy, it is home to many characters and the setting for multiple...
Inspiration comes from all over, and it’s no surprise that many television creators have been inspired by The Legend of Zelda. The franchise serves as a base for many fantasy elements, helping...
This week brings the return of AGDQ, a livestream event that showcases speedrunners making their way through a variety of games using a greater variety of tricks and glitches. The event aims to...
The excitement is building as rumors of a January Nintendo Direct make the rounds on social media and forums. Nintendo fans are eager to learn what games will be gracing their consoles this year,...
Breath of the Wild has some of the most relaxing, elegantly composed music of the entire series. "Kass’s Theme", in particular, is a fan favorite. The solo accordion plays a captivating and...
Earlier this week, YouTuber Skelux posted a video that delves into the previously unknown "Minus World" of the first Legend of Zelda for NES, proving that even decades later we are still unearthing...
When the reveal trailer of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate showed that Link’s design was gonna be from Breath of the Wild, I honestly expected Zelda’s to be the same. As we now know, they went for...
The first time I played Wind Waker, I was a thirteen-year-old kid and relatively new to the Zelda series. This game blew me away from the outset (see what I did there?), so the finale had a massive...
On my first visit to Diamond Steppe Island, I could only scratch my head in an attempt to climb the landscape. The island teased me with its flat vertical sides. With no means to climb onto the...
“Zelda’s Lullaby” has always been my favorite Zelda song. Not only is its melody sweet and memorable, but it connects each game in a unique way. From A Link to the Past onwards, the theme for...
If I had to pick one word that best describes the music from The Wind Waker, it would probably have to be “charming.” It could actually describe the game as a whole. Everything about Wind Waker...
I’ve always loved snow and winter in general. The cold and the calming-yet-eerie silence that they bring forces everything and everyone to be still, even if just for a moment. Back in 2006,...
I slept a total of ten hours playing Smash on the weekend of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate's release, and it was amazing. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is finally here, and it was well worth the wait....
Like many of us, I'm sure, I've been playing a ton of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Its been the go-to game for the past couple weeks and I'm having a ton of fun with it. As you may guess, I have a...