Category: The Legend of Zelda

Four years ago, we reported on news of a Zelda fan by the username Delmar001 working on “The Legend of Zelda Project: Hyrule Fantasy”. The goal was to recreate 1986’s The Legend of Zelda in 3D using the Unity Engine. Time passed, and we didn’t hear from Delmar for about two years between 2018 and this year. His silence was finally broken back in April, when he updated his blog, stating that after the short break he was finally ready…

A few weeks back, Nintendo released Jump Rope Challenge for free on the Switch eShop. Created by a small group of Nintendo developers while they worked from home in Japan, the game allows players to simulate jumping rope with just their Joy-Con controllers. Jump Rope Challenge has been praised for its simplicity and charm, and it’s been seen as a great way to stay active in these weird times. Nintendo just released a free update to Jump Rope Challenge, which…

The Great Fairy Fountain in any Zelda game is usually a void hidden deep within the caves of Hyrule. While these fountains are mysterious, the music that plays when you first enter such areas always seem to make you feel at ease. That unique sense of relaxation is perfectly exemplified by the cover we’re listening to today. This improvisational cover of the Great Fairy Fountain theme comes to us from Ichika Nito, Siros Vaziri, and Felix Martin. A unique collaboration,…

We recently undertook a mammoth task here at the site and polled 30 different staff members to gauge their favorite dungeons in the Zelda series. We then took all that data and made one overall list, with the dungeons that finished highest on most peoples lists getting pints that determined their placement on our master list. We finally revealed all 50 dungeons on that list, and the gang are here to give you their thoughts on the placements and what…

|| Previous Chapter || Next Chapter || Chapter Three There was an immeasurable level of grief that welled within Link as he closed the door to the royal tomb behind him. He had spent the better part of the remaining afternoon moving the body of his departed friend to be with his ancestors, a wing of the castle that took him by surprise with its display of grandeur. Statues adorned the periphery of the large, underground room, no doubt carved…

What Is a Randomizer? Take a moment to log into Twitch and search your favorite Zelda game. Go on, I’ll wait right here for you to come back… Finished? Odds are that within that search, you saw a mix of regular, “vanilla” game playthroughs, as well as several randomizers. Click on one of the randomizers, and if you’re not familiar with how it works, you might find yourself confused. You could happen upon a streamer who has been live for…

Tabletop RPG’s have seen a significant uptick in popularity in recent years. From variations on the traditional Dungeons & Dragons of old, to games that are created from the ground up, there’s something for every type of gamer out there. Some homebrew versions go so far as to recreate video game systems and storylines, and yes, many have created versions around the Zelda series. One of these games was recently featured as part of Linktober’s Zelda Creator Con. Heroes of…

A couple months ago, the Zelda Dungeon writing team put their collective heads together to think of some specific in-depth changes they wanted to see take place from Breath of the Wild to its sequel. This week on the show, we go over the list of suggested changes and weight in on what we’d like to see! Recipe Books? A customizable base? Some forgeable weapons? More exuberant music? Underwater travel? A LINK THAT CAN TALK?! All this and more explored…

For many Zelda fans, the distinct heart shape, bulging eyes, and rainbow-colored features of Majora’s Mask is a unique and iconic design. This mask manages to conjure up feelings of dread and nostalgia in equal measure for the much-loved video game of the same name. But would you want a statue of it sitting on your desk? Well, First4Figures has announced that a Majora’s Mask PVC statue is currently in the works. Back in 2017, we took a look at…

In case you missed our announcement post, the Champions’ Cast is hosting a stream tonight (Saturday June 20th @ 7 PM Pacific / 10 PM Eastern) over on the Zelda Dungeon Twitch channel with tons of Zelda fun, while also raising money and awareness for current events. 100% of the money raised will support Black Lives Matter through the NAACP Empowerment Programs! As a quick recap of how the show will work: we’re starting off with eight Zelda games, but it’s up to you to…