Category Archives: Legend of Zelda

Thoughts on the exclusivity of the Zelda Wii U demo

The Zelda Wii U demo playable at E3 and New York’s Nintendo Store should be available to all Wii U owners, here’s why. Continue reading

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The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past comic a triumph

Introduction The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past is one of my favourite games of all time. But I don’t remember if I’d read the comic as it was serialized in Nintendo Power when I was a kid … Continue reading

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Truegold Tower almost too easy

The final two chains of Truegold Tower are a breeze to break. As I opened the door to the fourth and final, I couldn’t help but think: “This was too easy.” But maybe that’s the point. As a final dungeon, … Continue reading

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The climb ahead looks more perilous yet

I’m all for platforming. And time limits are okay, too. But if it wasn’t for the shortcut that you can open up in the Ironclad Turret, I do not think that I’d be able to get up to the boss … Continue reading

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The defeat of Ganon, the return of Ganon

This entry is unprecedented, but why not make an exception for an exceptional game? After yesterday’s A Link to the Past session, and the entry that followed, I picked the game up again. Little did I know that the final … Continue reading

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Wizzrobes must’ve given Misery Mire its name

I’ve been dogged by a foe since The Legend of Zelda on the NES. A mysterious, vanishing wizard in form obscuring garb: the wizzrobe. These guys have ended more of my adventures as Link than Ganon could ever hope to. … Continue reading

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The Links between pasts and worlds

Going back to A Link to the Past after playing a bit of A Link Between Worlds is odd. Most Zelda games are just the same thing over and over again. You’re assigned some sort of quest (usually ending with … Continue reading

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