Tag: Hyrule Castle

A massive update is going live today for Super Smash Bros. on the Wii U and 3DS. In this update a slew of new goodies will be made available, some paid and some unpaid. You can expect to see a new Tournament mode, ability to save and post replays to YouTube, and a ton of Mii Fighter costumes. But what we are most excited about is that the Hyrule Castle stage from the original Super Smash Bros. game, and the…

Earlier today, Nintendo announced through their Japanese Twitter account that the Hyrule Castle 64 stage is coming to Super Smash Bros. on Wii U & 3DS as paid DLC. The stage launches this Friday, July 31st alongside a handful of other updates, including the long-awaited Tourney Mode, YouTube Replays, Mii Fighter Costume Packs and more…

Ever wanted to here your favorite video game theme while you were in the club? Well GameChops, a label dedicated to making gaming music into dance music, has given their take on a dance version of the Hyrule Castle classic theme. Hit the jump to listen to this hot beat, but be prepared to get up and dance!

There have been several series made over the years that focus on various aspects of the Zelda universe. Only one series has been official but that hasn’t stopped fans from creating their own and putting their own views and ideas into the franchise. A fan made live action series is currently in development written and directed by J. Derek Howard based during the events of Ocarina of Time. The subjects they could have chosen are numerous. Ganondorf’s evil schemes to…

We’ve got another Zelda cover for you guys; this time by YouTube user CelloBassett, playing A Link to the Past “Hyrule Castle Theme” on, you guessed it, the cello. Jump in and take a listen.

The folks from Hidden Triforce recently posted a video covering the new Hyrule Circuit track from the first DLC for Mario Kart 8. In the video they go over the new added features through two races. First they show a normal race involving Link in the Hyrule Castle track and next they take a much more in deph look at the background and all the little details that were added in. Jump inside to check it out for yourself.

Hello unwinding readers! I’m back this week with the sixth installment of Unwinding Areas in the Legend of Zelda. Thanks to your suggestions in previous editions, we will be taking a look at: Hyrule Castle, Gerudo Valley and Gerudo Fortress, Anouki Village, and the Rabbitland Resuce. Yes, even the Rabbitland Rescue. Although we could potentially keep this series going on for months, it might be time for a new topic to explore in the next month or so. With that…

Zelda’s iconic themes of the past are frequently seen returning in many forms throughout later games. A Link Between Worlds, the newest title in the series, has shown to follow this trend, with trailers consistently showing new renditions of songs from its prequel A Link to the Past. The incorporation of remastered yet familiar music has become a staple in more recent games, but despite the widespread love for the tunes of A Link to the Past, it is still…

Something such as this is hardly new to the series. Those with good memory should remember at least a couple instances where this was intentionally done in the past. This time around, Nintendo took one of the most iconic songs in the series, Hyrule Castle Theme, and reversed it to create a totally unique and awesome original piece for A Link Between Worlds. Hop inside to listen to the original song from A Link Between Worlds and then listen again as it gets reversed.

Nintendo sure likes Easter eggs!