Category: Hyrule Compendium

Mases and I discuss what we think makes certain Legend of Zelda games more re-playable than others.  Do you agree? Do we play the games too many times? Are they even meant to be replayed? Let us know in the comments! Check out more of our discussion videos in the Hyrule Compendium. Also feel free to check out the other videos on our Youtube channel and subscribe! For more of our thoughts, check out Mases’ Twitter and Gooey’s Twitter.

We’ve finally come to the end of our mini series on pacing in The Legend of Zelda series. This time around, Mas and I reveal the games with think have the best pacing. Feel free to let us know what you think about our picks! Were we off on anything? You can check out more of our discussion videos here: Hyrule Compendium Also feel free to check out the other videos on our Youtube channel and subscribe! For more of our thoughts, check…

After taking a look at what we dubbed “Dungeon Gauntlet” games, Mases and I are continuing our look at the various approaches to pacing in the Legend of Zelda series. In our newest entry into the Hyrule Compendium, we discuss what games we think handle pacing the worst. Were we way off? Or do you agree with us? Are there any games we didn’t mention?  Our final video on this topic will be the games we think handle pacing the best,…

There have been much talk of the surprising new mode for The Legend of Zelda on the Switch’s online service. In our newest entry into the Hyrule Compendium, Mases and I go over our thoughts on this version of the game. We discuss whether or not it is too easy, how it actually changes the game, and if there are other games we think they could give a similar treatment. Let us know if you agree with us! Were we off…

While the dungeons of The Legend of Zelda series are what makes it so unique. The pacing of objectives and story between dungeons can be very important as well. In our newest entry into the Hyrule Compendium, Mases and I begin to take a look at the different approaches to pacing from dungeon to dungeon. This time around we look at the games that we dub “Dungeon Gauntlets”, which are games that have few objectives or story between dungeons. Do you…

Navi’s appearance in Ocarina of Time marks the first appearance of what is considered a traditional companion in the Legend of Zelda series. Though the companion was a new type of character and mechanic added to the game, the concept did come from somewhere, and had evolved since the very first game in the series. In our newest entry into the Hyrule Compendium, Mases and I go through the “companions” that the series gave us before Navi. Do you have any…

In our newest entry into the Hyrule Compendium, Mases and I discuss what items in Breath of the Wild we wish we could have gotten sooner. Do you have any we didn’t think of? Let us know in the comments! If you enjoyed this video, please give it a like and head on over to our Youtube channel and subscribe for more! For more of our thoughts, check out Mases’ Twitter and Gooey’s Twitter.

The last time we tried to discuss the flaws of our favorite Zelda games, Mases was more than a little hesitant to admit the flaws of his favorite, A Link to the Past.  In our newest entry into the Hyrule Compendium, I forced Mas to discuss the flaws of another favorite of his, Oracle of Ages. Do you have any we didn’t think of? Let us know in the comments! If you enjoyed this video, please give it a like and head on…

The Nintendo DS brought a unique “blue wave” to gaming. But would we ever like to see a return to the simple yet fun gameplay of Phantom Hourglass or Spirit Tracks? In our newest entry into the Hyrule Compendium, Mases and I talk about the touchscreen controls of both these games, if they should be remade without them, and if there should be more like them in the future. How about you? Are you a fan of these controls? Or do you hope to…

We all want to show today’s youth the greatness of The Legend of Zelda series, but what is an appropriate age to do so? In our newest entry into the Hyrule Compendium, Mases and I talk about our own experiences playing Zelda as a child, and others we’ve witnessed playing the series for the first time. How about you? Have any success stories? Failures? Any Tips? Let us know in the comments! If you enjoyed this video, please give it a like and head…