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It’s finally here! After what seems like an excruciatingly long wait, Link, Zelda, and the rest of the gang are all set to do battle in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate! Smash has always been one of my favorite series, and ever since the days of the Nintendo 64 version, I fantasized about who I would want to fight as in the next game. With the passing years, Smash Bros. has evolved from a neat collection of Nintendo lore to an…

It may be hard to believe, but The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time will be celebrating its 20-year anniversary in a few short days. Released on November 21st, 1998, this Nintendo 64 epic not only ushered the Zelda series into the modern 3D landscape, and it not only set the stage for future games of the franchise to find success, but it helped shape the game industry during a pivotal time in history and effectively capitalized on the endless…

Hello everybody, and welcome to Zelda Dungeon’s Best Zelda Ever 2018! Although no new Zelda games were released in the time between our list last year and now, by no means has it been a quiet time for Zelda fans. The biggest x-factor heading into our 2017 edition of the list was the recently released Breath of the Wild, and it would be fair to say that the latest Zelda adventure retains that x-factor title this year as well. As…

It goes without saying the Legend of Zelda series is very near and dear to the hearts of all of our writers. Many of us grew up alongside the Zelda series. Many of our writers’ first exposure to video games as a whole was through The Legend of Zelda. The series helped us all in some regards; be it through an emotional time, helping decide what career paths to take, or just as an escape when we need one, Zelda has always…

Ladies and gentlemen, knights and maidens; the twists and turns of our best soundtrack tournament have finally come to an end. Twenty Zelda OST’s stepped up to the challenge, each a musical masterpiece in its own right, but only one now stands supreme. After more than two months and some of the most intense polls Zelda Dungeon has ever seen, the best soundtrack in the Zelda series has finally revealed itself. Victory, now and forever, goes to the soundtrack of…

The time has come! After two months and eighteen intense match-ups, our best soundtrack tournament has reached its climax. Twenty OST’s entered this tournament in search of fame and glory, hoping to be named the best Zelda soundtrack of all time. Some fell swiftly, and others fought triumphantly until their bitter defeat. But in the end, only two games survived the grueling trials of the tournament bracket and earned a spot in the Finals. Ocarina of Time — the Koji…

It’s finally here! Welcome everybody… TO ZELDAMANIA! We’ve got a great line up for you today so let’s get right to it! First to kick things off, we have seven villains from the Zelda series all competing for the illustrious Money in the Bank contract! What does that mean? It means that at any time the fans choose, against any Champion, the winner of this match will get a title shot against the Champion – and start with a 100…

Breath of the Wild was released just over a year ago. It may not feel like it, but many of us have spent over 350 days exploring the vast fields, the towering mountains, the dense forests, and the expansive deserts of the game’s massive world. The latest Zelda adventure was truly something special, providing players a sense of openness and freedom we’ve not seen in the series before. We were free to go where we wanted, whenever we wanted; we were free to take…

Welcome Zelda Dungeon faithful to the Best Zelda Music Ever List! You might recall a few months ago, we gathered the writing staff here at Zelda Dungeon and tasked them with ranking the Zelda games, in order of their favorite to least favorite. Well, to give Music Week the grand send off that it deserves, we’ve taken that idea and pushed it to the next level. This time, not only the writing staff, but every member of the Zelda Dungeon team,…

One can’t think of The Legend of Zelda without hearing the ghost of it’s iconic music flitting through their mind. That being said, we here at Zelda Dungeon wish to continue our themed weeks by paying tribute to one of the franchise’s most beloved aspects. And so, starting February 19th and continuing on through the 25th, we will be bringing you all things musical when it comes to our Zelda coverage, with Music Week. You can look forward to many…