The Legend of Zelda Series News


The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Is Already Running on PC (Sort Of)

By John Keefer, Mar 07, 2017 1:20pm PST

The CEMU emulator team has the Wii U version running at about 15FPS.


"I want it to work well on an emulator so someone can make a sick tool-assisted speedrun of it. I ..."

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Zelda: Breath of the Wild is Awesome, and Aonuma Says Thanks

By John Keefer, Mar 06, 2017 8:10am PST

Short video shows the game's producer showing appreciation for fans waiting three years for a release.


"No way it will top Witcher 3 for me, the story telling and epicness just can't compete, but goty ..."

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How Breath of the Wild Challenged Conventions in Zelda Games

By David Craddock, Mar 03, 2017 5:45am PST

Three senior developers share experiments and design goals that went into rethinking Zelda.


"And what if Link froze a rock with his Stasis Rune, smacked in a time or nine with his sword,"

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets Unboxed by Aonuma

By John Keefer, Feb 22, 2017 10:15am PST

If you couldn't get a Limited Edition of the game, live vicariously through the respected producer of the series.


The Legend of Zelda Art Book Reveals A 25-30-Year-Old Link

By John Keefer, Feb 20, 2017 10:20am PST

The art was planned for Twilight Princess, but eventually discarded.


"Where is this concept? Is this a story about an image without the image?"

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Zelda's Eiji Aonuma Has a 'Trick' to Help Open World Narratives

By John Keefer, Feb 15, 2017 4:55pm PST

Players can see this trick in action when The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild releases this coming March.


"Yea but are they going to tell us where to go? Biggest think I hate about the Zelda series is ..."

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wilds Devs to Discuss 'Breaking Conventions'

By John Keefer, Feb 13, 2017 9:35am PST

The GDC panel will happen two days before the game launches on March 3 with the Nintendo Switch.


The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will launch on Switch and Wii U on March 3

By David Craddock, Jan 12, 2017 9:05pm PST

Hey! Listen! Nintendo also debuted a new trailer, which teases the link between Hyrule's royal family and 'Calamity Ganon.'


"Even the switch stuff needed some AA. Not Zelda but the other games. "

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Nintendo Wishes Us All A Happy Holiday Season With This Snowboarding Link Video

By Brittany Vincent, Dec 15, 2016 12:10pm PST

The video serves as a Link to holiday's past... and those yet to come.


Nintendo Once Had Plans For a The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker Sequel

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 06, 2016 7:15am PST

The Legend of Zelda franchise could have taken a much different course.


"I like Twilight Princess much more than Ocarina of Time and Skyward Sword. Skyward Sword was so ..."

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Zelda: Breath of the Wild releasing in June 2017, according to major retailer

By Daniel Perez, Nov 22, 2016 7:05am PST

One major retailer is currently listing The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for a June 2017 release.


"When it's oddly specific, that lends some credence. When it's at the end of a financial quarter ..."

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The Legend of Zelda gets its own escape room experience in 'Defenders of the Triforce'

By Daniel Perez, Nov 16, 2016 6:50am PST

The Legend of Zelda's 'Defenders of the Triforce' promises to be unlike any escape room experience you've ever taken part in.


"Will there be the secret-discovered jingle when you solve a puzzle"

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Report: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild won't launch along with Nintendo Switch

By Daniel Perez, Nov 15, 2016 6:42am PST

The next Legend of Zelda title was expected to launch in March 2017 along with the Switch, but a new report claims that's no longer the case.


"Bye WiiU. I kept you around because I was waiting on Zelda. I had fun times."

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild video shows off a new side of Link

By John Keefer, Sep 21, 2016 9:26am PDT

He's cooking with fire, people. And most of the food is edible.


"i imagine it will fade in and out like skyrim since you'll be spending so much time exploring ..."

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild gives Link a lot of weapons

By John Keefer, Aug 24, 2016 11:26am PDT

A sword, a staff and an axe are shown off in a new gameplay video.


"For this style of art work I think the wiiu is plenty powerful"

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