Author: David Lasby

Already one of the best-selling consoles of all time, the Nintendo Switch continues to tally sales. In the latest figures released by Nintendo, the Switch has climbed to 111.08 million hardware units sold. The Switch is currently the fifth-best selling console in history. Additionally, Nintendo has sold 863.59 million individual software units on the console. It will be interesting to watch if Nintendo can displace some of the other best-selling consoles in the top five. Currently, PlayStation 4 is next…

In a recent tweet from WWE, Stone Cold Steve Austin is seen playing The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild on the set of his WWE Network-exclusive talk show The Broken Skull Sessions. While one might not have expected it, Austin is seemingly a fan of the Zelda franchise and has discussed the games previously on the show.   [email protected] has had a lot of fun on the latest episodes of #BrokenSkullSessions. Look back at a few behind the scenes…

In the early days of the Zelda franchise, the wardrobe choices for Link were limited. Nevertheless, as a kid in the 80s and 90s, I loved tracking down the Red and Blue Rings in The Legend of Zelda and seeing Link transform his appearance. Finding the Blue and Red Mail in A Link to the Past was a highlight every run and really gave me the sense that Link was becoming more powerful. When I wasn’t sitting in front of the TV, I…

Attention Zelda fans of Canada! A huge sale has been announced by Nintendo of Canada, featuring dozens of digital games including The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening and Cadence of Hyrule: Crypt of the NecroDancer Featuring The Legend of Zelda + Cadence of Hyrule Season Pass. You’ll want to act fast because the sale ends July 6th, at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time. 🚨 Save up to 50% on a big ol’ super selection of games & DLC for the Nintendo Switch system!…

With the Silent Princess flower at its center, this handmade polyester-cotton rug is a Breath of the Wild fan’s dream. The rug features Guardians, Hyrule Castle, Sheikah symbols, Dragons, and the Triforce, all in high definition. It has a no-slip base and boasts that the colors will never fade. The rug can be purchased on Amazon from the seller HomeArtStore by clicking here. The size options are available in the following diameters: 80 cm, 100 cm, 120 cm, 150 cm, and…

As we count down the final months until the sequel to Breath of the Wild is released, I thought it worthwhile to look back on the game that profoundly impacted the franchise. After putting over 300 hours into the 2017 smash hit, I finally started getting into glitches, an aspect of gaming I hadn’t enjoyed previously. As many have noted, the physics engine in Breath of the Wild is incredible and has allowed for years of discoveries as players continue to experiment….

Looking to add a little flare to your desk at work or the kitchen counter at home? This limited availability chibi-style Link and Cucco figurine is a great buy! Handcrafted by Esty artist TotoDoodles, this plastic statue measures 9.5 cm by 4.5 cm, with a satin finish. Buyers may order Link alone ($40 USD) or Link and Cucco together ($45 USD). To order, click here. TotoDoodles has a passion for video games and anime, offering other products celebrating Genshin Impact…

Zelda fans might still debate which game is best in the storied franchise, but in the halls of greatness, a place has been enshrined. The votes have been counted and The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time has been inducted into The Strong National Museum of Play’s World Video Game Hall of Fame. Nominated for the honor back in March, the legendary Nintendo 64 title joins three other games in the class of 2022. This year’s inductees are Dance Dance Revolution, Ms. Pac-Man, Sid…

It’s hard to imagine Link getting very far in the vast overworld of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild without his trusty Sheikah Slate. You might even say it was KEY to his journey. That’s right! Now you too can bring the Sheikah Slate with you as you travel with this keychain from Etsy shop owner Pugishka. Shhh! It’s a secret to everybody! Describing this 7 x 4 cm keychain, Pugishka writes, “Made of acrylic, it’s transparent in the…

Revealed at the Nintendo Life Indie Spotlight, the Zelda-like Moonstone Island is coming to the Nintendo Switch next year. A card-based battle game, Moonstone Island features exploration, hidden treasure chests, fishing, puzzles that need solving, and graphics very reminiscent of The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap. The game features 120 islands to explore and a deck-building monster-fighting mechanic. As you wait for the next Zelda game to be released, this might be the perfect time to try out a Zelda-like game. Other titles…