This past week saw the unfortunate death of beloved actor and comedian Robin Williams, and fans of Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda series want to pay back Williams’ fondness of the franchise. Robin Williams named his daughter Zelda, and fans would love to see something similar done, so they kicked off a Change.org petition to name a non-playable character Robin in the next Zelda game. See how Nintendo responded after the jump.
Hyrule Warriors is officially out on Wii U in Japan today as Zelda Musou, and Koei Tecmo has a new gameplay trailer featuring another one of the hack-and-slasher's playable villains. It's Ghirahim's turn this time, and you can watch the Skyward Sword antagonist charge into battle with the demon sword after the jump.
The Usurper King Zant is one of the villains that was recently announced for Hyrule Warriors, and he's also the subject of Koei Tecmo's newest gameplay trailer. Watch the antagonist from The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess in action after the jump.
GameStop isn't the only retailer getting costume exclusives for Hyrule Warriors. The Twilight Princess and Skyward Sword outfits are coming to Amazon and Best Buy, respectively. More after the jump.
Today we've got a couple new videos previewing more of Hyrule Warriors, starting with the opening of its Adventure Mode. As you'll see, Koei Tecmo and the folks behind Zelda Musou whipped up an appropriately NES-themed opening to the mode. Hit the jump for that and more!
As promised, Nintendo delivered a special Direct presentation focusing on Hyrule Warriors, and a bunch of details were divulged. Chief among them was the addition of some more playable characters. The evil Zant (Twilight Princess) and Ghirahim (Skyward Sword) join the Musou game's roster, as does fan-favorite villain Ganondorf, who you can see in action after the jump.
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask fan project is quite the undertaking; perhaps you saw some footage from the in-progress HD recreation back in 2012. Artists Pablo Belmonte and Paco Martinez are still working on it, and you can see more of their impressive efforts in the video after the jump.
Folks who fall in the middle of the Venn Diagram of Monopoly fans and The Legend of Zelda fans will be happy to know Nintendo's series is getting its own monopoly set next month. As you might expect, this is Monopoly with a Zelda twist, and there are a few extra goodies available to those who pick it up at GameStop. Hit the jump for more.
We're kicking this week off with a trio of trailers for Hyrule Warriors, starting with some magic-wielding Lana gameplay that has her fighting with the help of the Great Deku Tree. See that and a couple costume trailers after the jump.
We've seen quite a bit of character-specific gameplay footage for Hyrule Warriors, and another tidbit recently came from a Japanese-language promotional Twitter. According to the account, Zelda Musou won't have online co-op. Read on for more.
So far it looks like pretty much every character announced thus far for Hyrule Warriors (Zelda Musou) can kick a ridiculous amount of ass. Another character trailer is here to reiterate that notion for Impa, who is positively destructive with her spear weapon. See more of Impa in action after the jump.
Nintendo has a special Direct presentation planned just for Hyrule Warriors. The broadcast is set for August 5 at 8:00pm Pacific Time / 11:00pm Eastern Time, and will stream in North America, Europe, and Japan. Hit the jump for more.
The Did You Know Gaming? series is back to drop even more knowledge on Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda series. Did you know that Ocarina of Time was originally supposed to be like a 3D version of Zelda II: The Adventure of Link? More on that and other Zelda trivia after the jump.
Another of the three The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time characters recently announced as playable in Hyrule Warriors is here to strut their stuff. This time we've got Sheik showing off in the gameplay trailer after the jump.