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This week on the ZI Podcast we talk about why Majora’s Mask isn’t your typical Zelda game, we discuss the possible ways to fix wall puzzles, and we discuss how hammerspace works into the Zelda franchise. With plenty of fan topics, this episode had a lot to say with a shorter than usual length. This week’s cast is…

It's that time again! A new Friday means a new Zelda Informer Photoshop Contest. This week, we're focusing on the Zelda series' beloved Postman character and exploring the life he led after Majora's Mask concluded. Don't get ahead of yourself, though. We first need to take a look at the winners from last week's contest: Zelda Theme Park Attraction...

This week we've got a stunning Cosplay of the ever so elegant Princess Hilda of A Link Between Worlds. We've also added a YouTube video by the model, showcasing the costume for you to see. Something a little bit different to our usual Cosplay of the Week features. The Dark Princess of Lorule is rather enchanting...

No matter how far away a new Zelda game is, or how little we know about the next entry in the series, thoughts and theories are always swirling in our minds. What will the next game be like? Will it be top-down or 3D? Will it be set in Hyrule or somewhere else? How in the world can we possibly know what will come next in the series? Welcome back to a set of articles designed to do just that: extrapolate on past Zelda games to inform us about potential future entries. To do this, I’m taking a close look at the Zelda timeline; in particular, each of the three eras: the Era of Decline, the Child Era, and the Adult Era. This time, we're looking at the Child Era.

Today we bring you our second episode in our new exclusive web comic series, courtesy series creator Ink Rose. Last time Link tried to win Zelda's heart with his smooth pick up lines... but ended up getting smacked. This week he takes a totally new approach! Will it work? Head on inside to find out...

In episode 36 of the podcast, we talk with one of Adam’s longstanding idols about some of the burning questions in the Zelda community: What makes Zelda II so terrible? Can you properly mod a Zelda game? And what exactly IS the Nintendo World Championship? This week’s podcast crew seeks these answers and more. But first, your team for this week is... 

Come one, come all! It is time again for Zelda Informer's weekly Photoshop Contest! Nintendo dropped some news recently that they were entering a "long-term alliance" with Universal Studios theme parks, with Zelda attractions possibly on the way. This week we'll be engineering our own theme park attractions based on The Legend of Zelda, as well as announcing the winners of last week's contest: Modernize the NES Zeldas...

Hey there, friends! It's time again for ZI's weekly Fan Art Showdown! Darrin is out today, but Rod is here to preside over this week's competition and name the winner from last week. Our previous competition was closer than I expected, with the entries separated by about three percent. Even though Ninjagirl2525 put in a valiant effort, last week's win goes to Galaxy-Of-Stars with 51 percent of the vote.

Zelda fans have their fair share of complaints when it comes to their least favorite titles in the series, not smallest among them being their spite for gameplay lacking in flexibility. Most likely cited by longtime fans, this limitation of sorts strikes a nerve due to its almost directly contradictory nature to a core aspect what early titles in the series: freedom of choice in exploration. As such, these players may feel pigeonholed, or unnecessarily guided when a Zelda game continuously presses them a single direction during their quest...  

While an action adventure series at its core, The Legend of Zelda has both experimented with other genres of gameplay, and incorporated elements form them. From Zelda II's "adventure" RPG, to The Wind Waker's open-world, these "borrowed" features make each Zelda game stand out from the rest, and add to their memorability. It would, however, be interesting to see a Zelda title that is fully enveloped within another genre, even if not a main series entry...