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Move Over, Nostradamus!

Friday, December 30th, 2005

Most people would believe that the experts on seeing into the future would be the fortune tellers in A Link to the Past or Ulrira from Link’s Awakening. However, players of the game who actually believe this melarchy are quite incorrect. It’s not that the fortune tellers and Ulrira don’t see in the […]

Revolution in May?

Wednesday, December 28th, 2005

Could Nintendo be coming out of the gates earlier than expected? It appears one place thinks so. Joystiq is reporting that Bill heard from Matt heard from Betsy heard from Zelda heard from some Russian guy heard from Inside Gamer that “it seems that Nintendo Revolution’s configuration is complete and the device is […]

That New Hyrulian Math

Monday, December 26th, 2005

All right, class, I know you’re going to hate me for this, but put away your textbooks, get out your quill and roll of parchment, and number your paper one through four. It’s time for a mathematics pop quiz. Ready? No? Well, suck it up and here we go:

For a child […]

Zelda’s #1 in Nintendo Power Top 200

Friday, December 23rd, 2005

It looks like Zelda is at it again! In this years Nintendo Power Top 200, Eight Zelda games took a stand for Nintendo, this is a great achievement, and it truly reflects the quality of the overall series

Zelda and the Revolutionary Controller?

Thursday, December 22nd, 2005

NGC, a popular magazine in the UK, recently had an article touching on Twilight Princess. Interestingly enough the article said that while Twilight Princess was still a Gamecube game, playing the game on the Revolution would allow the new controller to be used. Exactly how this would work was not touched upon. However, bonuses like […]

“Christmasing” in the Zelda Community

Thursday, December 22nd, 2005

(Please note that I am not trying to be “exclusive” here—you know, whatever the opposite of “inclusive” is—by using the name of Christmas in this post. Rather, that is the particular name of the practice which I am referencing. No disrespect intended, etc. But, I digress…)
In my neck of the woods (though there may be […]

I Am Not a Womanizer!

Wednesday, December 21st, 2005

As a quick aside before the metafiction*, my lawyers have obligated that I mention the following:
SURGEON GENERAL’S WARNING: This post has been known to cause cancer in laboratory Cuccos. This post may not be good for your health and contains the chemical mockery dramatica, which can cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, prolonged sickness, and blindness. […]

Zelda in Third Place

Monday, December 19th, 2005

Today I was looking at Nintendo.com and I came across some interesting sales figures. Zelda is the third best selling franchise in Nintendo’s history! Just ahead of DK, and miles behind Pokémon and Mario. This makes the game an ever more formidable power in Nintendo’s control.

Tri the Force, Luke

Sunday, December 18th, 2005

With the exception of the Four Swords series and the more tangential Zelda games (like Awakening and Majora), the centre of the Zelda universe—the common bond (aside from Link) that ties everything together—of course, is the Triforce. You’ve got three sacred equilateral triangles of pure gold, but that’s not the big part of it. […]

Tingle RPG, Wherefore art thou?

Saturday, December 17th, 2005

It seems that in the Zelda world, there is always something going on. In the past few weeks, there have been a bit of a slow down in news, a slow down to a stop. This is mainly because of the news we’ve been getting about the Revolution, and the fact that no Spanish websites have made up any news yet! However, this article will be discussing the Tingle RPG.