You're off the force, Link! If you ever wanted to know what The Legend of Zelda would be like as a Hong Kong crime drama, DaysideTV has just the short for you. Watch Link go off on his own to avenge Navi and rescue Zelda in their parody short after the jump.
The Strong National Museum of Play in Rochester, NY held a ceremony yesterday to welcome six games into the World Video Game Hall of Fame. The class of 2016 features selections by a committee of journalists, scholars, and video game industry members, and choices are based on iconic status, longevity, geographical reach, and influence. Read on for more.
This week, sports manga legend Tetsuya Chiba (Ashita no Joe) joined Zelda (also 2003 Astro Boy and My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic) manga creators Akira Himekawa and Japanese UCI Continental cycling team Nasu Blasen at Tochigi's Anime Festa to present the wind fox mascot for the locally based racing team. Get a look after the jump.
Nintendo shot out a press release this morning, covering a bunch of new info, including the success of mobile app Miitomo and an announcement saying that the next mobile apps will be based on the Fire Emblem and Animal Crossing franchises. Those are due out this fall, but the big news concerned Nintendo's ever-mysterious new NX console. Hit the jump for more.
Fans of Link's manga adventures will have a new way to collect them later this year. Viz Media announced plans to release The Legend of Zelda adaptations by Akira Himekawa in new Legendary Edition versions. The 10-volume series will now be collected in two-in-one volumes, starting with the complete Ocarina of Time manga on November 1. Read on for more.
After two Link Nendoroids and three figmas, Zelds is finally getting her 3D treatment. Today, Good Smile Company launches sales for Nendoroid Zelda: The Wind Waker HD Ver. She's selling for 4,444yen (before tax) ahead of an October release. Get a look after the jump.
Hyrule Warriors Legends is getting another classic character this summer. Nintendo announced plans to add Marin from Game Boy outing The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening during their WonderCon panel, with the character set to debut as part of a Link's Awakening-themed DLC set. Hit the jump for more.
Hyrule Warriors Legends has plenty of use for amiibo, and Nintendo of Europe is back with another trailer highlighting their functionality and the bonuses they can unlock. Hit the jump for more.