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Zelda Wii U’s Open World is as Large as the System can Handle

Zelda-U-Open-World-750x400 In a recent interview with Gamereactor Magazine, series director Eiji Aonuma gave fans a little more information concerning the upcoming Zelda Wii U title; not only will it be the first real open-world Zelda game, Aonuma promises that the game will “support as large of a world as the Wii U hardware can handle.” Hit the jump to check it out for yourself.

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Nintendo Minute Majora’s Mask 3D Sweepstake

photo (11) At dawn on this new day I’m sure many fans were finally able to get their copies of Majora’s Mask 3D, but aside from the game itself special edition bundles were hard to come by, especially in North America. For those of you who missed out on preordering the limited edition bundle with the Skull Kid figurine, here’s one last chance to snag it. Nintendo’s recurring youtube segment Nintendo Minute recently released a “The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D Reactions” video which included a Majora’s Mask sweepstake at the end. The sweepstake prizes are the Majora’s Mask 3D limited-edition bundle which includes the Skull Kid figurine and The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D game, one Majora’s Mask 3D-themed Nintendo 3DS case, and one Majora’s Mask 3D tank top.

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Cover for ‘The Legend of Zelda Majora’s Mask 3D Perfect Guide’ is Beautiful

MM3D-Perfect-GuideTHUMBThe cover for “The Legend of Zelda Majora’s Mask 3D Perfect Guide” book, published by Famitsu is a thing of beauty. Famitsu’s Perfect Guide series’ additions are the end all be all of guide books, but unfortunately this one will only be released in Japan. It contains detailed charts and maps for Majora’s Mask 3D, as well as guides to understanding the three-day cycle, and directions on where to find heart pieces and stray fairies. Hit the jump to see the cover up close!

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Majora’s Mask Medley by the Ithaca College Gamer Symphony Orchestra

NewWaveBossaNova With all of the hype surrounding Majora’s Mask 3D, many fans have been enjoying a nostalgia kick and pondering all of the components that made Majora’s Mask so enjoyable. One of these would certainly be the music, which always fit the different scenarios so well that it helped immerse players into the atmosphere of Termina. Musician Michael T. Samson recently arranged an extraordinary addition to the multitude of Majora’s Mask medleys out there. Samson’s orchestral rendition “The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask” elegantly takes listeners through Link’s adventure, and is a must hear for any fan of Majora’s beautiful music.

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New Majora’s Mask 3D Screenshots On The Zelda Japanese Twitter

09-ddCf7BdWe’re less than a month away from the release of the Majora’s Mask 3D remake, meaning lots of new details and photos will be shown over the next few weeks. And so far, we’ve been getting overwhelmed with new details, from the changes that will occur in the remake, to the new features given for the New Nintendo 3DS. Within the last few weeks, the Official Japanese Twitter for The Legend of Zelda has been sharing a decent handful of new screenshots, and you can check them out after the jump.

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The Positives and Negatives of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS

SmashWiiUObviously, there are many opinions on the latest installments of Super Smash Bros. You could say they’re great, you could say they’re okay, and sometimes, you can just flat out hate them. And between the two versions (Wii U/3DS), both have their ups and downs. It’s all depending on your personal preference. Sometimes, it’s good to hear and relate to other’s opinions, too. And that’s our quest today. YouTuber Micahsoft has published a video with the sole-purpose of detailing his opinion on both versions, and getting some laughs out of us. And you can check it out right after the jump!

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Oath To Order Remix By dj-Jo Is Spectacular

maxresdefault (1)There are many remixes of various Zelda songs on the internet, ranging from good, and bad; each one made with lots of hard work and dedication. And Music Creator dj-Jo sets the record for some of the coolest remixes out there. This isn’t what you’d typically find on Zelda Dungeon, but this YouTuber definitely deserves attention for his astonishing remixes. Hit the jump to listen for yourself!

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IGN: 3 Big Changes coming to Majora’s Mask 3D

IGN-LogoThe folks over at IGN have recently posted a new video. covering the major changes we will see in the upcoming Majora’s Mask 3D. In the video they go over the three main changes they noticed since their recent hands on with the game. The first thing they cover of the much more polished look the characters and mask transformations have. The second thing they observed is that you can play the “Song of Double Time” to go to any part of that day instead of half day increments. Lastly they cover the new and improved Bomber’s Notebook and how much easier it is to keep track of side quests and other characters in the game. Jump inside to check it out for yourself!

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Intro Comparison Video: Majora’s Mask N64 vs. 3D

3DS_LegendofZeldaMajorsMask3D_011415_Scrn01 A video comparing the intros of Majora’s Mask on the N64 and Majora’s Mask 3D has been uploaded to Youtube by user Master0fHyrule. The video shows scenes from the title sequences and the games’ introductions– taking us around Clock Town and then into the Forest for that fateful altercation with Skull Kid. The graphics are greatly improved, and few things have been drastically altered. You can judge for yourself whether the 3D intro imparts the same tone as the original.

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Navi Featured in Comical “Rehabbing with the Stars” Video

image Even though Navi is a faithful companion to the Hero of Time, she is considered by most to be an unhelpful nag. But we shouldn’t pick on Navi too much, she was just trying her best to be a useful guide; it’s tough to memorize the battle tactics of every enemy and keep an unruly kid from straying from his task to go fishing. Well, IntelliResponse Systems Inc. released a comical “Rehabbing with the Stars” video featuring Navi and some of the least helpful virtual response icons from the 20th century, so we could finally hear their side of the story.

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The Back Cover: A Witch’s Broom

Hello and welcome back to The Back Cover, the series that brings you all some insight to The Legend of Zelda franchise’s manga counterpart. For those of you who don’t know, there are ten manga books for the Zelda franchise, written by Akira Himekawa, covering eight of the main series titles. Reading about Link solve endless puzzles in various dungeons probably wouldn’t sell well, so the stories told in the manga series tend to differ from the video games, but still keep the plot of their respective game. Today we’ll be taking a look at Maple in Oracle of Seasons. Obviously, this article contains spoilers for the manga. Jump the link if you’d like to read more! Read more…

The Back Cover: Volvagia’s Tale of Sorrow

Hello and welcome to The Back Cover, a new series I’ll be writing comparing and contrasting characters and aspects of the Legend of Zelda video game series, to that of their manga counterpart. For those of you who don’t know, there are ten manga books for the Zelda franchise, written by Akira Himekawa, covering eight of the main series titles. Reading about Link solve endless puzzles in various dungeons probably wouldn’t sell well, so the stories told in the manga series tend to differ from the video games, but still keep the plot of their respective game. This time I’m going to take a look at Volvagia from Ocarina of Time, which is one of the best examples of how the manga will add depth to a character within the series. Needless to say, this article contains spoilers for the manga. Jump the link if you’d like to read more!

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More Hyrule Warriors DLC Footage

hyrule-warriors-logoThe latest Hyrule Warriors update has come out and there are many new videos showing off the new gameplay. The first video is showing the new costume Postman Link during the first mission. Next is Zelda in the Ilia costume using the new Dominion Rod. And the third video is the new Twili Midna showing off her skills.

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Hyrule Warriors: Twili Midna Gameplay

630xYoutube member NintenDaan recently posted a new video showing off the latest Hyrule Warriors addition: Twili Midna. In the video we get to see some of her moves ravaging the battlefield with the mirror of twilight, a gigantic twili hand and even pieces of the battlefield.

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Hyrule Warriors Twilight Princess DLC Revealed

hyrule-warriors-logoMore info about the Hyrule Warriors Twilight Princess update appeared over on Famitsu recently. The update includes a few new costumes for Link and Midna, the Dominion rod, and maps of the new adventure mode. A few promotional images showing off the costumes have been released, as well as their Japanese prices. The update will be available in all regions on November 27th. Information is still coming in so stick around for any more news on the update.

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