The Legend of Zelda 30th Anniversary Concert CD To Be Released In February

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of “The Legend of Zelda” series Nintendo of Japan will be releasing a live-recording CD on February 15th of a concert event held in Japan this past October, very much similar to the US’s “Symphony of the Goddess”. What makes this different from previous Zelda concerts …

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2016 World Video Game Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

The World Video Game Hall of Fame has announced the 2016 inductees. The games will join the 2015 winners (Pong, Pac-Man, Tetris, Super Mario Bros., Doom, & World of Warcraft) in the WVGHF.  And the winners are: Grand Theft Auto 3 (2001) The Legend of Zelda (1986) The Oregon Trail …

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The Zelda Symphony Performed On ‘The Late Show’

In case you missed it, earlier this week, Stephen Colbert had “The Legend of the Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses” as his musical guest on “The Late Show”.  The symphony is currently touring North America to perform multimedia shows based on the music and lore of The Legend of Zelda …

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The Zelda Movie That Could Have Been

Nintendo has a bad history with video game movies. After the Super Mario Brothers movie in 1993, they felt it was pretty clear that movies were not always successful just because they were based on a best-selling game, the success of the animated Pokemon movies notwithstanding. Nevertheless, one series that many …

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Famitsu Awards 2011

On April 18th, the Japanese gaming magazine Famitsu held their annual awards show, and we thought that we’d share the 2011 results with you. Game of the Year: Monster Hunter 3G (3DS) Best Overall Game Maker: Capcom Best Overall Character: Link (The Legend of Zelda Skyward Sword) Most Valuable Person: …

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