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  • Blog Post: Unreal Engine 4 Ocarina Of Time Temple Is Gorgeous And Playable

    Every time I see one of these “ remade in Unreal Engine 4 ” videos pop up, I wonder if this is the one that sees the magic evaporate. At least for now, I’m still enamored with how people are polishing classic scenes with new technology. The latest sees The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of... More
  • Blog Post: Blind Player Completes Ocarina Of Time Playthrough After Nearly Five Years

    The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time can challenge gamers with its big boss fights and puzzling dungeons, but imagine making your way through the entire game without the ability to see what you're doing or what you're fighting. For one gamer, who goes by MegaTgarrett , that is the reality of... More
  • Blog Post: Learn How Chinese Opera Helped Inspire Majora's Mask And Other Zelda Soundtrack Facts

    The latest from the Did You Know Gaming YouTube channel looks (or rather, listens) at the music of the Zelda series. In the video you will learn about Nintendo composer Koji Kondo's assorted inspirations for Zelda's music, as well as the surprisingly tight timeframe that was forced on him during... More
  • Blog Post: Watch Link Explore An Unreal Engine 4 Version Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time's Kakariko Village

    Nintendo's iconic characters continue to be unofficial spokespeople for Unreal Engine 4 with a new creation showcasing a young Link exploring Kakariko village in all of Unreal Engine 4's graphical splendor. The creation comes from artist Ioannis Papazis' YouTube channel . In the video we... More
  • Blog Post: Reader Discussion: Give Us Your Honest And Frank Opinion About Remakes

    Earlier this week, Capcom requested fan feedback asking for "honest and frank" opinions about a Resident Evil 2 remake . We want to know how you feel about remakes in general. They inspire a lot of excitement (see Sony's Final Fantasy VII E3 announcement), but would you rather these studios... More
  • Blog Post: Reader Discussion: Do You Watch Speedruns?

    Summer Games Done Quick is happening right now. Do you enjoy watching speedruns? It's a strange way to absorb the game, perhaps best done with games you're already familiar with. I started watching our Bloodborne speedrun video we did with the Games Done Quick folks, but fairly quickly turned... More
  • Blog Post: Artist Creates Stunning Ocarina Of Time Custom Nintendo 64

    Artist Vadu Amka has created a personalized Nintendo 64 dedicated to The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. The console, which was a surprise for her friend's birthday, is an absolutely gorgeous re-imagining of one of gaming's most beloved consoles. For this custom, Vadu decided to include the... More
  • Blog Post: New Zelda: Ocarina Of Time Speed Run Record Set

    The new record for defeating Ocarina of Time is 18:06:96 – about three seconds shorter than the previous record. The new record was set by Twitch streamer Joel W. " Jodenstone " Ekman, who beat the 18:10 time set by Twitch streamer Cosmo back in August. You can find out more about Cosmo's... More
  • Blog Post: Reader Discussion – Zelda: Ocarina Of Time Or Majora's Mask?

    This morning's episode of Replay and the resulting discussion prompts me to consider and compare the two games side by side. Both The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time and The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask are fantastic and iconic games, but if you only had go with one, which one would it be... More
  • Blog Post: No Deku Trees Were Harmed In The Making Of These Laser-Cut Wooden Hyrule Maps

    For many Legend of Zelda fans, the many caverns, hills, and rivers of Hyrule have been etched into our memories. Now, one artist has etched Ocarina of Time's world map into wood slab for your viewing pleasure. From the minds of graphic designer Alex Griendling and Neutral Ground , the 24 by 18 inch... More
  • Blog Post: Lego Artist Says, 'It's Dangerous To Go Alone, Take Bricks'

    Julius von Brunk likes video games. He also likes Legos. When he combines his two passions, the results are incredible. His most recent endeavor is a Legend of Zelda lamp featuring the three spiritual stones -- the Kokiri's Emerald, the Goron's Ruby, and the Zora's Sapphire -- from Ocarina... More
  • Blog Post: This Unreal Engine 4 Project Isn’t Zelda U (But It Should Be)

    Nintendo has been promising a new game in The Legend of Zelda series for Wii U for quite a while. We have hope that it will be at E3, but in the meantime one artist has taken the initiative to imagine what it might look like. Michael Eurek has recreated the Temple of Time from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina... More
  • Blog Post: [Update] Zelda: Ocarina Of Time's Kokiri Forest Gets The Oculus Rift Treatment

    Update: The creators of the Oculus Rift Ocarina of Time mod have now recreated the entire game in virtual 3D. Chadtronic has posted a new video to his YouTube channel, which shows off a more complete version of the Ocarina of Time Oculus Rift adaptation – and also demonstrates a first-person mode... More
  • Blog Post: Reader Discussion: What Has Been The Best Year For Video Games?

    With 2013 behind us, we can all agree that it was a fantastic year for video games. Was it the best year for video games? Or is there another, more impressive year? 2013 saw new Sony and Microsoft consoles, but it also saw a slew of excellent video games that we will surely be discussing and playing... More
  • Blog Post: Zelda Producer Addresses The Chance Of A Majora's Mask Remake

    Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma has been an integral part of the Zelda franchise since Ocarina of Time. Aonuma was recently asked what the chances of seeing a remake Majora's Mask might be, and his response was ambiguous. In an interview with IGN , Aonuma laughed, and asked that IGN tell readers... More
  • Blog Post: Collector's Edition Box Set Gathers All Of Zelda's Hard Cover Strategy Guides

    Since the release of The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker, Prima has released special edition hard-cover strategy guides in celebration of Zelda's legacy. Now it has gathered all of the guides into one box set. The set includes guides for Wind Waker, Twilight Princess, Phantom Hourglass, Spirit Tracks... More
  • Blog Post: Fan Merges Link To The Past And Ocarina Of Time

    In an interesting nostalgia infused twist, a Zelda fan has recreated Ocarina of Time in Link to the Past's 16-bit art style. Zelda Fan Game Central moderator MaJoRa has been working on the project for quite awhile, and it's impressive. You can see the full map above, but you can also see each... More
  • Blog Post: Ocarina Of Time Recreated In Minecraft

    Ever wanted to explore Hyrule without all those pesky puzzles? According to the creators, the project took nine months. You can check out their website by clicking the link. It's an impressive feat, and it doesn't end at just having a cuboid version of Hyrule to play around in. "The [Hyrule... More
  • Blog Post: It's Impossible To Win This Great Zelda Prize

    Website TheHut.com has a contest going where you can win the Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3DS bundle, but they've made it impossible to win. To point out exactly why nobody will ever be able to win, would ruin some of the mystery, but I bet you can figure out why pretty quickly. If you haven't figured... More
  • Blog Post: 'Iwata Asks' Takes On Ocarina Of Time [laughs]

    The Iwata Asks section of Nintendo's website is a fantastic repository of Nintendo lore. A recent discussion between Shigeru Miyamoto and Nintendo's global president Satoru Iwata focuses on The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, which is fitting considering the game recently made its way to the... More
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