Category: Zelda News

Aside from losing your phone, one of the most expensive portable things a gamer can lose nowadays is a Nintendo Switch cartridge. Slightly smaller than a 3DS cartridge, this little piece of gaming goodness’ only saving grace is the much bigger box it originally comes in. Sure there are portable carrying cases you can buy, but why do that when you can hold your precious copy of Breath of the Wild on a keychain? The gaming accessory company Max Limited…

About a month ago, we reported on the potential discovery of a prototype version for The Wind Waker, found by a game collector that goes by the username bowser22. This build had the “Zelda” font on the title screen colored gold, the word “CONFIDENTIAL” next to the Nintendo copyright, and the debug console enabled. Thanks to some intrepid gamers, what sounded like the genuine article can now be confirmed as a complete farce. Due to the combined efforts of Hard4Games,…

Not a lot of people know this, but when it comes to most auditions for actors, they don’t really know what exactly they’re trying out for. The actor is usually given a scene and some lines that are similar to the character they may be portraying, and that’s it. It isn’t until sometime after the audition that they find out if they got the part and they learn more about their role. The same rings true for any of the…

When we mentioned more Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition trailers coming soon after reporting on yesterday’s character introduction trailer, we didn’t realize we’d see another one so soon. But Nintendo and Koei Tecmo are clearly excited about this upcoming Switch title, as they have just released a lively new overview trailer. Highlighting all the content and features to be included in Definitive Edition, this new video is sure to get players hyped to enter the battle once again. This overview trailer for…

Just today, the official gaming merchandise retailer Merchoid has unveiled a new item to add to your already vast Zelda collection. Known as the Green Goddess Satin Robe, this comfortable-looking getup comes designed with a forest-green hue, gold linings, and two large pockets located on the front. The Hyrule Royal Crest is emblazoned on the back, while the Legend of Zelda logo is embedded on the left front side. This piece of official Zelda merchandise will run you $39.99 USD and is due…

Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition releases on March 22nd in Japan, with a North American release planned for Spring 2018. Developer Koei Tecmo has already started hyping the Nintendo Switch hack-and-slash title with a series of character introduction trailers, showing what each warrior can bring to a battle. The first of these character trailers was released earlier this week, and it features such characters as Link, Zelda, Impa, Linkle, and more. This new character trailer highlights a few of the warriors…

A Link Between Worlds was among a handful of 3DS titles to join the Nintendo Selects collection today. Joining other essential Nintendo classics from the Wii, Wii U, and 3DS, the 2013 Zelda game is now available for a reduced cost of $19.99 USD. Just in time for ALBW‘s Selects debut, Nintendo has released a series of new trailers highlighting the New 2DS XL and some of its biggest games. Each trailer focuses on a different Nintendo character, with our…

Just yesterday, Nintendo unveiled the official Japanese website for Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition. The game, set to be released in March for Japan, comes packed with all the goodies of both the Wii U and the 3DS versions. Thanks to this official website, we now know that the Switch version will also be getting additional amiibo support. Nintendo has confirmed that the Breath of the Wild amiibo will be compatible with the Definitive Edition. There is currently no word yet…

Now that Breath of the Wild is finally hitting store shelves in South Korea, Korean players had to prepare for the sheer awesomeness of not only the latest Zelda title, but also the Nintendo Switch. As if nearly a year of watching the rest of the world experience the epic game and the portable console wasn’t enough, a couple trailers were released to get these players pumped for something they could finally get their hands on. Just as we had…

Breath of the Wild has been a critical success for Nintendo, and the most recent sales figures further indicate this point. The title is now the second highest-selling title in the franchise, with 6.7 million units sold globally on the Switch, and roughly 1.08 on the Wii U. This brings the title’s total sales to 7.78 million copies of the game sold. The only title that has sold more than Breath of the Wild is Twilight Princess, which has sold just…