The Legend of Zelda Series News


The Legend of Zelda's Link replaces Google Maps' Yellow Pegman

By Daniel Perez, Mar 04, 2016 7:30am PST

With Twilight Princess HD releasing today, Nintendo has teamed up with Google to replace the Yellow Pegman with a version of Link.


Nintendo NX version of Legend of Zelda rumored to release alongside Wii U version holiday 2016

By Daniel Perez, Feb 23, 2016 9:15am PST

The Legend of Zelda Wii U and NX may be released in Holiday 2016, according to a new rumor.


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Zelda: Twilight Princess HD includes 'many' upgrades to the original

By Daniel Perez, Feb 04, 2016 6:51am PST

These upgrades includes a new item, a new game mode, and several uses for the Wii U GamePad.


"It wasn't meant to look ironic. It was used here as Nintendo used the word "many" in its ..."

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The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD trailer takes a trip into the past

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 30, 2016 9:25pm PST

Unfamiliar with the story of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess? Or just need a refresher? Nintendo's latest trailer will have what you need.


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Zelda: Twilight Princess HD requires Wolf Link amiibo to access new dungeon

By Daniel Perez, Jan 14, 2016 8:54am PST

Those without the Wolf Link amiibo will want to bark at the moon after missing out on a new dungeon.


"A new dungeon I'll never see and bonuses I'll never use. Is this why the game is coming out in ..."

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Most Anticipated 2016: Steve's Picks

By Steve Watts, Jan 01, 2016 9:00am PST

Shacknews Editor-in-Chief Steve Watts takes a look forward at the games he's most eager to get his hands on in 2016.


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Hyrule Warriors Legends' Linkle gameplay trailer highlights dual-bowgun action

By Daniel Perez, Dec 03, 2015 7:48am PST

Linkle appears to be more than just a female version of Link as she is able to dispense some serious pain in this new trailer. Just don't call her Zelda.


The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD will come to Wii U in March

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 12, 2015 2:05pm PST

Another Legend of Zelda game is getting the reboot treatment, with Twilight Princess making its way to Wii U.


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The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes demo now available on Nintendo eShop

By Daniel Perez, Oct 29, 2015 8:00am PDT

Nintendo has released a demo for The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes on the Nintendo 3DS, but be sure to bring along a friend as it only supports local co-op.


"This game is a huge let down. Why limit it to 3 and or single player? If you have only 2 in your ..."

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Nintendo reveals its 2016 lineup; The Legend of Zelda Wii U still 'TBD'

By Daniel Perez, Oct 28, 2015 7:16am PDT

While we're happy to learn of the games Nintendo is planning on releasing next year, we really want The Legend of Zelda.


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New Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes trailer introduces story, multiplayer options, and more

By Daniel Perez, Sep 28, 2015 6:58am PDT

A new trailer for The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes shows off a ton of gameplay and gives us a better understanding of how the game will play.


New Nintendo 3DS XL bundles for Animal Crossing and Tri Force Heroes coming this fall

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 31, 2015 2:35pm PDT

A pair of New Nintendo 3DS XL bundles have been unveiled, one for Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer and The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes, both set to arrive this fall.


"Already sold out completely due to scalpers, you just missed it."

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Zelda: Tri Force Heroes teams up in October

By Steve Watts, Aug 05, 2015 6:45am PDT

Now you know when you can play Zelda-themed dress-up with your buddies--online, using Download Play, or even solo with AI companions.


The Legend of Zelda for Wii U 'TBD' release date hints at delay beyond 2016

By Daniel Perez, Jul 29, 2015 7:03am PDT

Nintendo has revealed the Wii U version of The Legend of Zelda now has a TBD release date, meaning it could very well miss its 2016 release.


"I'm not surprised. This sounds like one of their most ambitious titles to date."

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E3 2015: Zelda: Triforce Heroes hands-on: wee three Links

By Steve Watts, Jun 25, 2015 1:30pm PDT

The Legend of Zelda series is getting another co-op adventure, this time with an emphasis on verticality that accents the 3DS capabilities. Plus, you can play dress-up.