Awesome fan film depicts Skull Kid’s origin story

This article originally appeared on Zelda Universe. Back in July we told you about a gorgeous looking Majora’s Mask fan film that was slated to appear this year. Well now that film has finally dropped and it’s every bit as stunning as the trailer would suggest. Created by Ember Labs and Theophany, the video shows Skull … Continue reading Awesome fan film depicts Skull Kid’s origin story

Nintendo Switch to be playable at Tokaigi in February

This article originally appeared on Zelda Universe. In the wake of the Switch reveal trailer last month, Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima told financial analysts that following the upcoming presentation in January — detailing launch titles, price, and date — the Switch will be available for consumers to demo at various events. We now know where one of … Continue reading Nintendo Switch to be playable at Tokaigi in February

Link gets the Goldfinger treatment as Jakks Pacific unveils new figures

This article originally appeared on Zelda Universe. If you ever thought Link would look far better after a run-in with King Midas then you’re in luck. Jakks Pacific has unveiled two new series of figures under the labels Trophy and Prototype. The Trophy line sees Link and Ganondorf — alongside Mario and Tanooki Mario — … Continue reading Link gets the Goldfinger treatment as Jakks Pacific unveils new figures

Aonuma takes home a Golden Joystick, Game Awards nominates Breath of the Wild

This article originally appeared on Zelda Universe. We’re heading into award season now, and Zelda is already making a few waves (despite having a relatively quiet year in terms of releases), especially for its 30th anniversary. The nominations for the Game Awards were announced this week, and in a move that will shock absolutely no one … Continue reading Aonuma takes home a Golden Joystick, Game Awards nominates Breath of the Wild

Nintendo is officially ending Wii U production

This article originally appeared on Zelda Universe. After a few rumours and subsequent denials from Nintendo, The Big N has now finally confirmed that production for the Wii U has been terminated. A post on the company’s Japanese website, subsequently translated by Kotaku, stated that production would be ending soon ‘within Japan’, but Nintendo of … Continue reading Nintendo is officially ending Wii U production