The Legend of Zelda Series News


Recent Tags

The unsuccessful Legend of Zelda CG movie pitch from Imagi Animation

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 02, 2013 10:35am PDT

Imagi Animation Studios, best known for their work on the theatrical TMNT and Astro Boy, once pitched a CG film based on the world of The Legend of Zelda.


"Oh, sure, but many of the games have that. In Ocarina you've got a Link who finds out he's not ..."

- Conan see all 52 comments

New Zelda game won't have 'typical multiplayer'

By Steve Watts, Jun 17, 2013 10:20am PDT

Zelda producer Eiji Aonuma talks about multiplayer in Zelda, the possibility of downloadable content, and why the games are likely to stick with the fantasy setting.


"Oh did I say Sci-Fi? Oh no I didn't. Plus Twilight Princess features the City in the Sky which ..."

- DandySlayer see all 8 comments

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds coming to 3DS this November

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 16, 2013 10:00am PDT

The 3DS-exclusive sequel to A Link to the Past, now dubbed The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, is coming this November.


"In Europe, Fire Emblem 3DS bundle was an XL. And as an owner of one, that thing is rad!"

- gzubluck see all 24 comments

Legend of Zelda 3DS titled 'A Link Between Worlds'

By Steve Watts, Jun 11, 2013 7:56am PDT

Nintendo has titled the Link to the Past sequel, "The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds.'


The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD coming to Wii U this October

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 11, 2013 7:29am PDT

The upcoming HD remake of The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker will be on Wii U this October. The port includes 1080p visuals and new shaders to make...


"I'll only agree with this if it doesn't end in Nintendo saying yes to Origin control of their ..."

- smashbrolink see all 7 comments

Zelda producer explains Link to the Past 2's odd painting power

By Andrew Yoon, May 03, 2013 1:15pm PDT

A Link to the Past is getting a proper sequel on 3DS. And one of Link's new abilities is actually inspired by Ocarina of Time.


"I don't get the "turning into a 2D painting doesn't fit in a Zelda game" argument. Sure it does. ..."

- David Craddock see all 4 comments

Zelda concert series announces new cities with 'season two'

By Steve Watts, Apr 22, 2013 2:00pm PDT

The Legend of Zelda "Symphony of the Goddess" concert series has just announced a host of returning cities for its 2013 calendar, and two more cities (Baltimore and Grand Rapids).


"Bought tickets for Sept 12 back in February. Looking forward to it!"

- TherilAlPenn see all 4 comments

Zelda: Link to the Past 2 preview: vertical slice

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 18, 2013 10:00am PDT

A Link to the Past was one of the finest 2D Zelda games, but what really sets it apart is the vertical nature of its dungeons, Nintendo's Bill Trinen said. So, the 3DS sequel will be "taking advantage of elevation" in a big way.


"Agreed, some of the JRPGs might also make me burn away some more lifeforce."

- phillyguitar see all 45 comments

Zelda: Hyrule Historia book coming to the west

By Steve Watts, Aug 17, 2012 6:45am PDT

The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia, a book that got headlines for detailing the Zelda series timeline, will release in the US early next year for $34.99.


"Shoot, forget the AVGN, I'M flipping my shit over this! This is the ultimate coffee table book! ..."

- OzzieMejia see all 7 comments

Zelda concert series continues through 2012, tickets on sale

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 05, 2012 5:00pm PST

Nintendo is continuing its Zelda concert tour in 2012, announcing a number of new venues.


Zelda: Skyward Sword gliched save files can be fixed

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 15, 2011 4:15pm PST

Caught by the game-ending Zelda: Skyward Sword bug? Nintendo is offering two ways of fixing your save data.


"Wii doesn't use firmware, it uses a series of boot2 loaded IOS which correspond to various ..."

- Alexrose see all 9 comments

Zelda series 'cannot go back to button controls'

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 12, 2011 10:00am PST

The future of the Zelda series will stick to motion controls, the Zelda producer has revealed.


"I'm still butt hurt that the stock wii controls werent as good as the motion plus. They sure ..."

- UberKalden see all 77 comments

Zelda: Skyward Sword and Mario 3D Land break Nintendo sales records

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 28, 2011 1:00pm PST

Nintendo is claiming new sales records for two of its recent holiday launches. The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, seen by many as Wii's swan song, has sold 535,000 units since its launch one week ago, making it "the fastest-selling Zelda game ever."


"They had Rayman Origins and a new Kirby game come out relatively recently as well."

- one random winner see all 6 comments

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword review

By Billy Berghammer, Nov 11, 2011 12:01am PST

The Legend of Zelda continues in Skyward Sword, a game that manages to mix old with the new and craft "a triumphant achievement" that fans of the franchise need not miss.


"Agree with Ridley. To each their own, but in terms of story, characters, etc, it seems to me ..."

- Mishyana see all 107 comments

Zelda producer talks about Link to the Past in 3D

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 09, 2011 2:30pm PST

The recent 3DS re-release of Ocarina of Time has many expecting a Majora's Mask follow-up, but Nintendo may have other plans in mind.


"as much as i would love a new Zelda 3DS game, a 3DS remake of Link to the Past would be just ..."

- Korban see all 9 comments