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Earlier this summer, fans of The Legend of Zelda and LEGO were treated to the long-awaited news that a Zelda-themed LEGO set was finally hitting store shelves on September 1st. The “Great Deku Tree 2-in-1″ set is still over a month away, so to ease the wait, LEGO recently sat down with designers and fellow Zelda fans Wes Talbott and Austin William Carlson to talk about the set’s creation. Research for the set was “decades in the making,” according to…

It’s time again for everyone’s favorite hypothetical Zelda game to return! That’s right – Zelda’s Percentages is back after 9 months! The premise is very simple: we make a hypothetical statement and assign a percentage on the likelihood of that statement coming true. This week is Echoes of Wisdom focused, as we touch on if the game can break 10 million in sales, whether Shiek makes a cameo appearance, if there will be a brand new villain, and if we’ll…

This week, we’re putting a bow (for now!) on our Echoes of Wisdom announcement coverage as we answer some of Zelda Dungeon’s Daily Debates regarding the new game, and sprinkle a few about Zelda in general for good measure too! On the docket this time: will Link and Zelda speak in game? Will Echoes of Wisdom lean more open world or have a more linear progression? Should we expect this game to be in the Downfall timeline? Is Zelda going…

Welcome back to “Storytelling Through Sound,” a series of editorials dedicated to the analysis of the major musical themes from every Zelda game. In this edition, we’ll be discussing one of the most interesting parts of Tears of the Kingdom‘s sound design: its dynamic soundtrack. We’ll take a look at what it means to have a dynamic soundtrack, and then we’ll talk about some of my favorite examples from Tears of the Kingdom. Let’s jump right in!   What’s a Dynamic Soundtrack? …

We’re back this week answering all of your Echoes of Wisdom questions! On the docket, we have subjects like: do we think that the combat of Echoes could get repetitive? Will there be a playable Link section in this game, or just strictly Zelda? Where in the timeline do we see this game falling? Are dungeons making their return, and if so, do they play more like traditional 2D dungeons? Speaking of, ill the dungeon maker mode from Link’s Awakening…

While the 2024 Zelda Dungeon Marathon has sadly come to a close, we couldn’t be happier having seen the amazing generosity from everyone who donated throughout the week. We not only blew past our donation goal of $12,000 USD, but we destroyed our initial ambitions for this year with a fundraising total of $17,085.16 USD! Whether you donated during the week or were just watching to show support for the marathon throughout, we thank you very much! Every summer, the…

In this week’s Nintendo Direct, Nintendo unexpectedly dropped the bombshell that a brand-new Zelda game is coming this September. The new game is called Echoes of Wisdom, and it will be the first time Princess Zelda will be the playable protagonist in a mainline Zelda title. The Direct featured both a cinematic trailer and a gameplay showcase for a new item, the Tri Rod, so there’s a lot to unpack and even more that we still don’t know. So, let’s…

It’s a special WEDNESDAY edition of the Zelda Cast, and for good reason: for the first time in almost 40 years, we now have a Zelda game where you play as Princess Zelda! The Legend of Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom was announced in Tuesday’s Nintendo Direct, a brand new Zelda game starring the titular character and a mysterious fairy named Tri who need to save Link and Hyrule! We get together and discuss our reactions to the trailer, the fact…

Today’s Nintendo Direct revealed an historic announcement for the Zelda series: Princess Zelda is the star of the new The Legend of Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom — the legend is officially about her now. The game will release September 26th, 2024, alongside a Nintendo Switch Lite inspired by The Legend of Zelda series. “Stolen away, across the vast lands of Hyrule, strange rifts have appeared, and have taken many people — including Link.” The game embraces the visual charm of the Link’s Awakening 2019…

With Al the the Zelda Dungeon Marathon and Andy away in New York, we’re unlocking a Zelda Cast Top Tens Patreon episode! We’re back with another couple of Top Ten lists to get into! This month, I’m joined by Zelda Cast producer Adrielle Munger as we dive into the adorable world of Zelda pets! We belt out our top tens of pets we would want to have and pets that already exist in the Zelda series! After we have some…