The Legend of Zelda Series News


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.


E3 2015: Hyrule Warriors Legends coming to 3DS

By Steve Watts, Jun 16, 2015 9:21am PDT

Nintendo has confirmed the leaked Hyrule Warriors for 3DS, redubbed Hyrule Warriors Legends. 


Top 5 Badass Video Game Weapons

By Steven Wong, Apr 16, 2015 12:00pm PDT

When you're fighting for freedom, revenge, absolution, survival, or fun, you're going to need a weapon at your side. Here are five of the most powerful weapons in the video game world, ready to make a point whenever you need to.


"Dumb list. Cerebral Bore anyone (Turok)? Gravity Gun (HL2)? Redeemer (UT)? Particle Gun (FEAR)? ..."

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The Legend of Zelda on Wii U delayed past 2015

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 27, 2015 3:19pm PDT

With an entire open world to play with, Nintendo isn't about to restrict themselves to a timetable. So don't look for The Legend of Zelda on Wii U to make it this year, after all.


"Swan song rather than one of many?....rather rubbish if you ask me. These Zelda games are always ..."

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Shack Reels: Top 5 Worst 3D Zelda Bosses

By Shack Staff, Mar 17, 2015 3:00pm PDT

Not every clash in the Legend of Zelda series has been epic. Some of the boss battles across the five 3D Zelda games have been the absolute pits, so today, we look at the worst from each of them.


Shack Reels: Top 5 Bosses in 3D The Legend of Zelda Games

By Shack Staff, Mar 10, 2015 12:30pm PDT

We take a look at the top 5 boss battles in The Legend of Zelda series, specifically its 3D games.


"I loved the last Ghirahim fight in Skyward Sword, my second favorite boss fight in Zelda, with ..."

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Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate receives free DLC pack today

By Daniel Perez, Mar 06, 2015 6:28am PST

A free DLC pack for Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate has been released that includes new quests, a bonus Palico, and The Legend of Zelda gear.


"apparently the clockwork glaive is garbage, which makes me sad. The link sword is supposed to be ..."

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4 Zelda Games to Remaster Next

By Steve Watts, Feb 12, 2015 11:00am PST

Nintendo has found a bona fide hit factory in its recent remasterings of beloved Zelda games. So what now? We've thought up a few classic Zelda games that seem primed for a remastered version.


"I didn't play the the remastered version of Majora's Mask but as far as I can tell the game ..."

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The Legend of Zelda live-action Netflix series - the Shacknews wishlist

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 09, 2015 11:00am PST

With the prospect of a live-action series based on The Legend of Zelda, Shacknews goes over what we'd like to see, should a Netflix offering indeed come to pass.


Shack Reels: Top 10 Legend of Zelda theme songs

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 06, 2015 5:00pm PST

With today's news of a live-action Legend of Zelda series purportedly in the works, it's a good time for the latest Shack Reels video, one that focuses purely on the best music to hit the beloved adventure series.


"Nice list, but I almost think #1 should be excluded just by virtue of what it is. It'll always win."

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Zelda live-action series reportedly in development at Netflix

By Steve Watts, Feb 06, 2015 1:25pm PST

Streaming giant said to be working closely with Nintendo to bring the classic adventure series to live, in the midst of the popularity of sword and sorcery shows like Game of Thrones.


"Also, I'm not under the illusion that Link won't talk. I just know whatever he says, however he ..."

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Hyrule Warriors gets Majora's Mask DLC and free 1.5.0 update today

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 05, 2015 9:35am PST

With The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask coming next week, Hyrule Warriors is celebrating that with its latest DLC, which arrives today.


"If only I had a Wii U, I'd enjoy Hyrule Warriors...and the DLCs. :("

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Most Anticipated 2015: Steve's Picks

By Steve Watts, Jan 09, 2015 1:00pm PST

Welcome to 2015! As is tradition, the Shacknews staff weighs in on the games they're most looking forward to in the new year. Here are Editor-in-Chief Steve's picks.


"I can't wait for Zelda. I have very high expectations but I think it will deliver. Mighty No. ..."

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