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    Tuesday July 30, 2013
  • Real Action Hero Link and "Fire Emblem" Marth Figma on the Way

    "Wind Waker" Link and Luigi also get the Nendoroid treatment

    We've shared a few of the treats from this summer's Wonder Festival, but there's even more figure goodness to look forward to for Nintendo fans. As seen on Inside Games, one of the impressive displays on hand was MediCom's Real Action Hero Link figure. That, Marth, and more past the jump.

  • Thursday March 1, 2012
  • VIDEO: Harp-Playing Zelda Twins Cover "Ballad of the Goddess"

    Camille and Kennerly perform a Skyward Sword duet

    Last time, we had a female cosplayer donning Link's duds for a spirited Legend of Zelda medley on violin. Now we have identical twins Camille and Kennerly dressing up like Zelda to hypnotize viewers with a harp duet of Skyward Sword's "Ballad of the Goddess." Video after the jump!

  • Wednesday December 21, 2011
  • Nintendo Sets Up Wii Channel to Fix Broken "Skyward Sword" Saves

    Channel will patch save files which were hit by the glitch

    Earlier this month we passed along tips to avoiding the game-breaking bug in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. However, all is not lost if your save file was borked, as Nintendo is setting up a Wii Channel specifically to patch/repair faulty saves. More after the jump.

  • Monday December 12, 2011
  • Eiji Aonuma: "Zelda" Series to Keep Motion Controls

    Fans should expect a future filled with arm swinging

    Official Nintendo Magazine recently interviewed Zelda producer Eiji Aonuma, shedding some light on the future adventures of Link. If you like Skyward Sword's motion controls, you're in luck, because they'll be sticking to that moving forward. More after the jump.

  • Wednesday December 7, 2011
  • Nintendo Acknowledges Game-Breaking "Zelda: Skyward Sword" Bug

    Steps provided to ensure your own game doesn't get ruined

    Nintendo games have never really been known for being "buggy," but some unfortunate souls have stumbled upon a doozy of a game-breaker in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. Nintendo is aware of the bug, and you can see the steps necessary to avoid it after the jump.

  • Monday November 28, 2011
  • Nintendo Looking at Smaller Time Frame for Next Zelda

    Skyward Sword took five years, but the wait might be shorter this time

    The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is a pretty massive game, so it's no surprise that developing the game took five years. In the final chapter of Iwata Asks, director Hidemaro Fujibayashi hopes for a shorter period before the series' next entry.

  • Wednesday November 23, 2011
  • VIDEO: The Right Way to Play "The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword"

    This guy takes 1:1 motion control really, really seriously

    With The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword out in stores, we can all now do what many of us were doing as children: pretend to be Link and swing the Master Sword as hard as we can at the forces of evil.  After the jump, check out a guy who takes motion control to a new level of intensity.

  • Tuesday November 15, 2011
  • Nintendo and Penny Arcade Team Up for "Skyward Sword" Comic

    Today kicks off first of five weekly comic panels

    Man, the guys at Penny Arcade are getting more and more awesome promotional work on game-based comics, and the latest is even bigger. They've teamed up with Nintendo to create a special comic in celebration of The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword.

  • Sunday November 13, 2011
  • VIDEO: The Recording of "The Legend of Zelda" Anniversary CD

    25th anniversary treat to be packaged with "Skyward Sword"

    In a video previously featured on Nintendo 3DS, we get a behind the scenes look at the orchestral recording of the Zelda theme. This will all be part of the 25th Anniversary Special Orchestra CD, set to be packed with copies of Skyward Sword. Watch it after the jump!

  • Wednesday November 2, 2011
  • VIDEO: Zelda and Robin Williams in "Skyward Sword" Ad

    Link's most famous fan returns to promote the next installment

    Robin Williams and his daughter Zelda have been all over the promotions for various Zelda titles recently, and that continues with the ad for The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. Check this and a more nostalgia-tinged video out after the jump!

  • Monday October 24, 2011
  • VIDEO: Link Takes on Skyward Sword's Earth Temple

    Nintendo posts a new video in advance of Zelda's November release

    Nintendo tweeted a new video for The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword today, this time showing off some of the action that goes down in the Earth Temple. See if you have what it takes to help Link through it after the jump!

  • Friday October 7, 2011
  • VIDEO: "The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword" Introduction and Overview Movies - UPDATED

    Prepare for Link's Latest Epic

    Join Link in gearing up for his quest onto the Nintendo Wii with The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword's introduction and a pair of gameplay overviews.  The game arrives on November 20th. Check the videos out after the jump.

  • Thursday September 29, 2011
  • VIDEO: "Zelda: Skyward Sword" Romance Trailer

    Love is in the air in the new Skyward Sword video

    Aw, it looks like Nintendo is showing some of the more tender moments to come in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword with its latest trailer. Beyond the sweetness, it also shows the kind of bold disposition it must take to leap blindly from great heights knowing a kindly bird will swoop in to carry you along. Video after the jump.

  • Monday August 29, 2011
  • Nintendo Announces Limited Edition "Skyward Sword"

    Bundle for next Legend of Zelda includes gold Wii remote

    Nintendo's latest press release reveals details regarding the special Limited Edition bundle release of The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. Hit the jump for info on the gold controller and more, including a release date for the next Professor Layton on DS. 

  • Wednesday August 17, 2011
  • Zelda: Skyward Sword to Arrive on November 20

    Nintendo sets a date for Link's next legend

    Thanks to a Nintendo press release sent out this morning, we finally have a date for The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. The next Wii-bound adventure of Link will launch in North America on November 20. More after the jump.