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After a week off, Andy and I are back to talk about The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and The Switch. What else did you think we were going to talk about? For those of you worried about spoilers, fret not. We made a conscious effort to avoid getting into spoiler territory. Instead, we just discuss overall opinions of the game as well as a few standout moments from it. Then, for those of you that want to hear…

In case you’ve missed the opportunity to get your hands on a Special Edition of Breath of the Wild for the Switch, Dell currently has some available for pre-order here for $99.99. Remember that the Special Edition includes the game, a tapestry Relic of Hyrule: Calamity Ganon map, a Sheikah Slate Switch carrying case, the Breath of the Wild soundtrack CD, and a Sheikah Eye collectable coin. Be sure to take advantage of this opportunity to snag a Special Edition of…

Breath of the Wild is almost upon us, and yet, it still feels so far away. However, the highly anticipated new addition to the Zelda franchise isn’t the only thing being released on Friday, March 3rd. There’s the Switch, the five new Breath of the Wild amiibo, a recently announced DLC expansion pack, and for fans in Japan, a 3,000 yen, Breath of the Wild themed prepaid card for Nintendo! All those Zelda goodies need to be purchased somehow, so why…

Nintendo is releasing a series of books in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Zelda franchise, and one of these is titled Hyrule Encyclopedia. The encyclopedia is 320 pages long, and covers many topics, ranging from descriptions of characters, items, terminology, and more. Currently, the book is not scheduled for release outside of Japan, however the cover art was revealed by Amazon Japan and it looks quite fantastic. Even though there is no official announcement for the book’s release outside of Japan, I…

Nintendo has been marketing the Switch as much as they can in recent months, and following the Super Bowl and their commercial for the upcoming console, large ads have been spotted at Tokyo Station. The ads show off Breath of the Wild, Splatoon 2, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and the console itself. Nintendo is advertising in full force, showing off the Switch at big events, as well as places that see lots of foot traffic. The Switch is definitely something…

When you think of the Superbowl, people are usually divided into at least two categories. You have the people that watch it for the football, and you have the people who are far more excited for the different trailers and advertisements that you’ll see in between. I, for one, as an Australian, fall into the second category and Nintendo sure has something for us during this years Superbowl. Recently, Nintendo announced that during this years Superbowl they would be airing…

Over the past 30 years, Zelda games have spanned an intricate, if cyclical game series. Some of these entries undoubtedly felt more complete in their final product form than others for the game developers. Mr. Eiji Aonuma certainly set the standard high for Breath of the Wild when he set out to make it the most complete Zelda title thus far: Mike Diver: Back in 2015, you said that your ambition for this title was for it to be the ultimate, most complete Zelda…

If you’ve ever heard of a little site called Etsy, you’ll know that it’s filled with a plethora of fantastic fan creations for The Legend of Zelda series, and a lot of other games, movies, TV shows, and a whole lot more. The best part? A lot of the items aren’t even that expensive. User GameVetz has made a really cool wooden replica of the Skyward Sword chest. While it isn’t the actual size the chest would be in-game, measuring up at (L x W…

In a short video introducing the Game Awards 2016 Breath of the Wild is given new details expanding the highly anticipated NX/WiiU title’s world.

Defenders of the Triforce,” a Real Escape Game collaboration between SCRAP and Nintendo, was announced earlier this month. Tickets went on sale and sold out fairly quickly, but fret not, as you will have another chance soon enough. Two opportunities to purchase them will come on December 2nd for San Francisco and Phoenix, while Los Angeles and San Diego ticket sales go live on the 5th.

Customers will be able to order tickets at 12 p.m. PT / 3 p.m. ET on both days, and the…