Zelda Fanart Spotlight- Zelda Anthology

Welcome to another Zelda Fanart Spotlight!  Today we will be looking at an ambitious piece of art from Puerto Rican artist Luis Carrasquillo. Zelda Anthology is a tribute piece filled to the brim with characters from all entries in the series. The artist describes the style used in this piece as a combination of the Wind Waker’s bright […]

Legend of Zelda statues at Comic-Con

At the London Toy Fair in January 2013, some prototypes for new Zelda statues were revealed. Fans were able to see these statues once more at San Diego Comic-Con.  The statues consist of Link and Pirate Captain Scervo from Skyward Sword and Link and Ganondorf from Twilight Princess. These statues are going to be produced […]

Curiosity Shop #126: Zelda Dungeon Mailbag

Hey guys, got a new mailbag. This time around we seem to be moving a little away from the new Zelda game news — though there’s still a couple of questions about A Link Between Worlds — and doing a…

Zelda Guides Box Set

November is one of those months in which people start purchasing gifts for the holiday season. The perfect gift for any Zelda fan would be the Zelda Guides Box Set, releasing on November 26 of this year. The box set includes six collector’s edition Prima Guides of the six most recent Zelda titles, excluding A […]

The Irony of Discussing Zelda Art Styles

A little bit of irony occurred to me recently. In the Zelda fan community, the visual or art style of a Zelda game can be a really big topic. It wasn’t at all prior to The Wind Waker, of course; while Zelda games did still differ in style, I think most of those styles were […]

Gratitude Crystals based on Japanese candy

Ever thought Skyward Sword’s Gratitude Crystals looked somewhat edible and delicious? According to a recent Did You Know Gaming post, Gratitude Crystals are based off the popular Japanese candy called konpetio. Colorful and to many irresistible, this tasty candy was fortunate enough to be an item displayed in various forms of entertainment, from films to […]

Improving and Expanding Upon the Element of Music in Zelda

One cannot underestimate the importance of music in games. Music helps shape environments, enhances emotions and atmosphere, and provides welcome relief to sections of games which would be otherwise ultimately meaningless without it. The entire tone and feel of a game can be changed through the music, as can the perceptions of the elements of […]

Improving and Expanding Upon the Element of Music in Zelda

One cannot underestimate the importance of music in games. Music helps shape environments, enhances emotions and atmosphere, and provides welcome relief to sections of games which would be otherwise ultimately meaningless without it. The entire tone and feel of a game can be changed through the music, as can the perceptions of the elements of […]