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Zelda

No, there is no female Link in Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Those rumors that because the E3 lanyard had two pictures of Link, that there would be both a male and female version of the character in the new Zelda? It turns out they weren't true. According to GameSpot, who spoke to producer Eiji Aonum...   read

 
 
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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is getting its own amiibo line, more Mario figures on the way

[Update: Nintendo showed off some new amiibo footage in their Zelda stream. According to Nintendo of America's Bill Trinen, Link is "exploring alone," and based on his wording, Wolf Link seems to be the only companion availab...   read

 
 
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Zelda

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will heavily focus on technology and loot

Nintendo is basically going to stream The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for most of the day, and man is it going whole hog on new footage and revelations. Eiji Aonuma is on hand during the stream to shed some insight into th...   read

 
 
Zelda
  Watch Video Nintendo opened up E3 today with a look at the new Zelda, and man does it look beautiful. It somehow manages to have that Nintendo feel while giving off an aura of Team Ico, and I'm really digging it. Chopping trees, hunting,...   read
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The Legend of Zelda

Amazon leaked some really pretty Legend of Zelda art

It’s only a few days now until we finally get a decent look at The Legend of Zelda for Wii U and the NX at E3, but Amazon’s accidentally released some new concept art of the game. It’s not much, only showing a blue-clad Li...   read

 
 
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Ahead of Nintendo's Zelda-centric E3 next week, here's a new piece of artwork for the upcoming Wii U and NX game. Let's all take a brief moment to appreciate the majestic steed. It's great! In other video games, I would have ...   read
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Hyrule Warriors
  Watch Video If you haven't popped in your copy of Hyrule Warriors lately, you may want to do so, as The Wind Waker's Medli is now available. Itching to get back into the game with further new DLC characters on the horizon, I decided to reacquaint myself with this hack-and-slash classic and test out its new, winged warrior.   read
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New Zelda event

Nintendo is bringing Zelda Wii U to its New York store in June

The Nintendo side of this year's E3 is going to be a whole lot of The Legend of Zelda for Wii U and nothing else, as far as playable demonstrations go. I'm still having a hard time accepting that, but we'll find out soon enough if the compa...   read

 
 
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Hyrule Warriors Legends

Log into Hyrule Warriors Legends to get a 500,000 Rupee bonus

Today marks the release of the Wind Waker DLC pack for Hyrule Warriors Legends on 3DS (which comes with an update that adds in the Medli character for both 3DS and Wii U for free). As an extra incentive to pick up the add-on, Nint...   read

 
 
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Legend of Zelda

EB Games listing confirms Legend of Zelda...trading cards?

Zelda sure has a hell of a lot of merch, and Nintendo isn't letting up anytime soon. As seen on EB Games, a set of Zelda trading cards is on the way. They'll come in regular old packs that feature cards from five different games (Skywa...   read

 
 
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Shovel Knight

We could still get a Nintendo cameo in Shovel Knight

When I heard that Yacht Club games 'shoveled' close to a quarter million dollars into creating amiibo-specific content for Shovel Knight, I figured that was end of whatever chances the game had for seeing a cameo from a Nintendo character. ...   read

 
 
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At long last, more Wind Waker is coming to Hyrule Warriors

Hyrule Warriors: Legends is getting more DLC soon (May 19), and that includes the free Medli character and the Wind Waker pack add-on, which aren't available on both platforms (3DS and Wii U). The former will be a free download for all...   read

 
 
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Video Game Hall of Fame

Six more titles made it into the World Video Game Hall of Fame

Can I get an extra-long drum roll, please? (Actually, you know what, let me fetch that. Here we go.) The Strong National Museum of Play has named the second batch of games for its World Video Game Hall of Fame: Grand Theft Auto III, The Leg...   read

 
 
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Zelda

Yes, the new Zelda is the only thing Nintendo has planned for E3

With multiple publishers pulling out of the E3 show floor proper and holding their own events, it makes sense that Nintendo would ramp down even more than it has in recent years. But this ramp is basically a nub at this point. Nintendo has ...   read

 
 
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The Legend of Zelda
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The Legend of Zelda as a live action Hong Kong crime drama works surprisingly well

People have been re-imagining game series for years, but now, a production company called Dayside TV has taken on Zelda -- as a...live action Hong Kong crime flick? Yep, Link is a cop (ex-cop, he resigns in the trailer, Lethal Weapon s...   read

 
 
NX
Nintendo has confirmed that the NX, its newest console we know virtually nothing about, is to be released globally in March 2017. The company also confirmed The Legend of Zelda title previously announced for Wi...   read

 
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Catch Ocarina of Time's Gerudo Valley completely rebuilt in Unreal 4

Carrying on the classic games remade in Unreal 4 genre, CryZENx has mocked up The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time's Gerudo Valley in the cutting edge (at time of writing; please don't come back five years from now in HoloSpace and own me)...   read

 
 
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Zelda Wii U rumors

Gender options and voice acting rumored for the new Zelda

There is a flurry of rumors hitting the net today surrounded the upcoming Zelda title for Wii U. The main source of the rumor is Emily Rogers, who is known for leaking the existence of a Paper Mario game on the Wii U before Paper Mario...   read

 
 
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Nintendo

Nintendo pulls plug on fan-made Zelda browser game

Remember that voxel Zelda browser game we told you about? The fan-made tribute crafted without Nintendo's permission? The one all the game websites were talking about? Surely you know where I'm going with this, right? It took just a couple ...   read

 
 
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3D for 30

Play the fan-made 3D remake of Legend of Zelda before it's too late

Before Form Software was acutely aware of the oil vein it'd hit with Demon's Souls in early 2009, the studio published Silicon Studio's (Bravely Default) 3D Dot Game Heroes for the tail end of the year. It was a 3D riff on the original Leg...   read

 
 
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Hall of Fame

These are the latest nominations for the World Video Game Hall of Fame

The Strong National Museum of Play has announced the 15 finalists nominated to be inducted into the World Video Game Hall of Fame. Following "thousands" of votes from over 100 countries around the world, the final winners will be announced ...   read

 
 
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ZELDA

Marin from Link's Awakening confirmed for Hyrule Warriors

Marin from Link's Awakening is joining the cast of Hyrule Warriors, Nintendo announced this evening during the company's Hyrule Warriors Legends panel at WonderCon in Los Angeles. The red-haired singer will debut as part of the Li...   read

 
 
Hyrule Warriors Legends
  Watch Video From its announcement to the conclusion of my multi-100-hour playthrough of Hyrule Warriors, I was enthralled. It was a match made in heaven, mashing up Zelda with Dynasty Warriors, and all of the parties involved deserv...   read
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Hyrule Warriors Legends
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Yep, amiibo work with Hyrule Warriors Legends 3DS, too

Hyrule Warriors supported amiibo on Wii U, so it stands to reason that the same would apply for the 3DS. This newest video confirms it, complete with footage of what the supported figures (Zelda, Toon Link, Link, Sheik, Ganondorf) actu...   read

 
 
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Hyrule Warirors Legends

Confusing multipronged Hyrule Warriors Season Pass system explained

Strap yourself in, because Nintendo just detailed how the new season pass for Hyrule Warriors will work on both 3DS and Wii U, and it's confusing as hell. In short, there's three Season Passes, similar to how Super Smash Bros. ope...   read

 
 
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