Interview with Majora’s Mask opera creator

It has been more than a year since the first demo of Majora, an opera based on the classic Majora’s Mask, was uploaded onto YouTube. Since then, the project has become quite popular and has received much positive feedback. The project is headed by Miguel Bulteau, an up-and-coming composer who has a particular fondness for […]

Aonuma planning to change traditional formula for Zelda Wii U

Legendary Zelda director Eiji Aonuma has revealed in an interview with The LA Times that he’s sick of returning to the same traditional Zelda formula for each title and plans to revamp the whole style of gameplay for Zelda Wii U. Mr. Aonuma mentions about his goal in creating something that no other developer could […]

Zelda symphony conductor on the Zelda series

The Symphony of the Goddesses series of concerts has been met with overwhelming praise and affection, so much so that new dates have recently been announced in accordance with the second round of concerts known as the Second Quest. The conductor of the concerts, Eimear Noone recently sat down with the UK Official Nintendo Magazine […]

A Link Between Worlds almost became a Link to the Past remake

Zelda producer and director Eiji Aonuma has revealed in an interview with Wired that Shigeru Miyamoto originally wanted to create A Link to the Past as a remake for 3DS. Thankfully, for us, Mr. Aonuma told him that he did not want to remake another Zelda title and instead focused on placing the overworld from […]

Why A Link Between Worlds doesn’t use stylus controls

Unlike the two Nintendo DS Zelda titles, A Link Between Worlds won’t feature touch screen controls. Rather, Nintendo opted to implement traditional button controls, almost identical to A Link to the Past, in fact. There will be some changes, however, as the 3DS can utilize two screens and is 3D, so the controls won’t be exactly like those […]

Aonuma: Wind Waker is special, coincides with birth of his son

One of the interesting aspects about gaming is hearing about how the games are personally significant to the developers due to emotional ties or connections they with them. One such example, as revealed in a recent interview is WIRED, is that The Wind Waker is particularly special to series developer Eiji Aonuma as it was […]

Aonuma: Wind Waker HD is a learning tool for Zelda Wii U

In a recent interview with WIRED, producer Eiji Aonuma sat down to discuss details of upcoming Zelda games and the processes behind making them. One of the topics he touched on was the process behind making the upcoming The Wind Waker remake on the Wii U, before commenting on the difficulties of pleasing a community […]

Aonuma: favorite Wind Waker character is himself

Eiji Aonuma had a short Q/A on The Legend of Zelda’s Facebook page recently! Hit the jump to find out why his favorite character in The Wind Waker is himself! (Along with a couple other cool tidbits about the upcoming Legend of Zelda games!) Below is the full three fan-submitted question Q/A. It’s not particularly […]

Aonuma discusses returning to A Link to the Past’s overworld

Zelda’s main man Eiji Aonuma is responsible for leading the Nintendo team into an all new 3DS title which will once again delve into the A Link to the Past overworld so familiar with longtime fans. A Link Between Worlds is such a hyped up title that Eiji Aonuma has revealed in an interview with […]