Category: Best Zelda Ever

  The Results are in! And the winner of Zelda Dungeon’s 2022 Musical March Madness is none other than: Ballad of the Goddess from The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword! An odds-on favorite from the beginning, it has many fans in the ZD community who will be happy to see it at the top of the pile. Now announcing the winner of the bracket predictions, along with all the bragging rights here and in the Zelda Dungeon Discord community: Congratulations to yours…

This year’s Best Zelda Ever ranking taught me a few things about the perception of the games within my favorite franchise. It further confirmed the objective truth that Ocarina of Time should stand beside the harnessing of electricity among humanity’s greatest achievements, and it made me question how I can enjoy such camaraderie with people who would rank Skyward Sword that high. In seriousness, I really appreciate the insight this feature offered into other people’s unique values and perspectives regarding…

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! No, not Christmas — it’s Zelda Dungeon’s annual BEST. ZELDA. EVER! This year was an exciting and eventful year for the Legend of Zelda series, as we saw a couple new releases and a tease of what’s to come. Just missing the cuff of last year’s Best Zelda Ever list was Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, a game that was billed as the prequel to Breath of the Wild, which will enter…

Welcome… to Fall Brawl! Summer is over, but don’t fret: for the third year, the Fall Brawl Character Contest is back. 2019 saw Midna take home the top prize. 2020 saw Skull Kid squeak out a thrilling last minute victory. This year, the field is wide open and a NEW Champion will be crowned. The premise is simple: 64 Zelda characters enter, and in a spin on a regular NCAA-style tournament, these characters compete in matches throughout the bracket until…

The Results are in! And the winner of Zelda Dungeon’s 2021 Musical March Madness is none other than: Midna’s Lament from The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess! An odds-on favorite from the beginning, it has many fans in the ZD community who will be happy to see it at the top of the pile. Listen to Midna’s Lament, once more in honor of its victory! Now announcing the winner of the bracket predictions, along with all the bragging rights here…

Our biggest annual feature is finally here! Best Zelda Ever 2020 has dropped, and Alasyn and Andy weigh in on where their personal picks differed from the rest of the Zelda Dungeon staff and if they’re happy with the overall list! Read the original article here and follow along with us as go game by game! Come for the list, but stay for the lack of mercy shown to Tri Force Heroes! If you haven’t already, check out our boy…

The end of this year is rapidly approaching, which means that it’s time for my favorite annual tradition here at Zelda Dungeon: Best. Zelda. Ever! While no new Zelda games were released this year, we did have some DLC come out for Cadence of Hyrule and we’re looking forward to the upcoming release of a new Hyrule Warriors game: Age of Calamity! The prequel to Breath of the Wild just missed the cut for this year’s list, so you’ll have…

Welcome… to Fall Brawl! Summer may be over, but don’t despair: that just means we can officially get the hype train rolling on the second annual Fall Brawl Character Contest! After the smashing success of 2019’s tournament, we’re looking forward to seeing what Zelda character you guys vote as the best in 2020! You guys know the drill by now: 64 Zelda characters enter, and in a spin on a regular NCAA-style tournament, these characters compete in matches throughout the…

Summer may be over, but don’t despair: that just means we can officially get the hype train rolling on the second annual Fall Brawl Character Contest! After the smashing success of 2019’s tournament, we’re looking forward to seeing what Zelda character you guys vote as the best in 2020! You guys know the drill by now: 64 Zelda characters enter, and in a spin on a regular NCAA-style tournament, these characters compete in matches throughout the bracket until only one…

What is the greatest dungeon in the Zelda series? A simple question on the surface, but one with so many layers that it makes finding an answer almost impossible. How does one define ‘great’? Is it the dungeon layout? Perhaps the ways the dungeon item is implemented into the puzzles? Or is it the bombastic boss fight at the end? Surely the music and overall aesthetic play a part? And to be honest – what does being a dungeon in…