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Full Trailer for Hyrule Warriors Legends Released

We’ve been getting various character-specific footages from Koei Tecmo’s Hyrule Warriors Legends for the Nintendo 3DS, but now the gears are grinding heavily as we get nearer to its March 25 Western release; a full length trailer has been released, this time showcasing all of the previous playable characters alongside new additions to the franchise, such as the female version of Link, ...

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Nintendo Debuts Female Link, Linkle, in Hyrule Warriors Legends

Now we can lay all the “Female Zelda” memes to rest, as Nintendo has just introduced a female version of Link, dubbed Linkle, as an upcoming playable character in Hyrule Warriors Legends. Linkle’s existence is already known to many fans, due to her appearance as a concept art in a Hyrule Warriors art book, but this time we get to see her in action, fighting waves upon waves of baddies in ...

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Nintendo Confirms Timeline of The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes

One of the more interesting quirks of Nintendo’s Legend of Zelda franchise is the fact that all the Links featured in the games are different persons (except in cases of direct sequels, where the Link is carried over to the next game.) existing in different timelines. The chronology is therefore one of the most discussed topics among fans, and a frequent subject of debate. Nintendo has ...

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Link Joins Mario Kart 8 as DLC Character

If you’re a frequent visitor of Toonbarn, you may have noticed that we regularly post entries about the Legend of Zelda franchise. Every chance we get. It’s because several of Toonbarn’s contributors are fans of the games and the fact that it had an animated TV series (no matter how crappy it was), gives us an excuse to write about Link without straying too far away from the site’s ...

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The Legend of Zelda Monopoly Scheduled for September

Link’s really busy these days. There’s his usual appearances in his own games and his gig at the next installment of Super Smash Bros., then he went ahead and got a crowd-brawling game of his own via Hyrule Warriors. Now he’s going to get all up in your boardgame via a new Legend of Zelda-themed Monopoly board game. While we’re not exactly sure how the land of Hyrule will translate into ...

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Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate Features Legend of Zelda-Themed Gear

As if you didn’t have enough reasons to get Monster Hunter 4 once it comes out for the West, Capcom has just released a new footage showing off the characters wearing a very recognizable set of gear: Link’s signature green tunic, the Master Sword, and his bow (I don’t know what it’s officially called – Link’s Bow, perhaps?) The Legend of Zelda was already introduced to Monster Hunter ...

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The Legend of Zelda Fan Short: The Dark Mask

The guys over at Mars Rising Films are big fans of the Zelda franchise, so it’s not surprise that their “The Dark Mask” short is all sorts of awesome, giving people an idea of what an admittedly low budget TV series about The Legend of Zelda would look like. Hey, we don’t necessarily agree with the casting choices but you have to agree that it sorta works, and the action is decent ...

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Fanmade Zelda Stop-Motion Short Features Black Rock Shooter

Youtube Stop-motion animator Counter656 has already made a name on the Internet due to his series of low-budget, yet time-consuming and highly impressive stop motion shorts, which featured different franchises from Dragon Ball Z to Armored Core. His latest is a Legend of Zelda short featuring the adult link, but with a different twist. In the video, Link finds himself in a situation where the ...

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Nintendo Celebrates the Legend of Zelda’s 25th Anniversary

Happy 2012 my fellow barn animals! As 2012 opens we look back at the year 2011 to see what was the best and most inspiring thing that came into the year. What was it you say? Why it’s the 25th anniversary of “The Legend of Zelda” of course! In 2011 Nintendo celebrated the 25th anniversary of The legend of Zelda in 2011’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (Otherwise known as E3 expo) and ...

Raving Rabbids CG series is a scream for Ubisoft and Nickelodeon
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Raving Rabbids CG series is a scream for Ubisoft and Nickelodeon

They have funny ears, and they scream. They run at you with various attacks, and they scream. They fall down holes, get electrocuted, or just put on funny disco costumes and dance. …and they scream. Ubisoft’s Raving Rabbids have, for years, been entertaining video game fanatics around the globe, long since stepping out of Rayman’s shadow. With their popularity spiking ...

E3 2011: Nintendo Wii U Revealed
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E3 2011: Nintendo Wii U Revealed

Nintendo recently revealed their new console Wii 2 – well actually its now known as Nintendo Wii U. The new console comes with a very interesting controller. The controller is like an iPad but better, With this you can sit and watch your own screen while your friends and or family play on the television screen with their “wiimotes,” and when your parents, girlfriend, boyfriend, ...

Happy Birthday Link! The Legend of Zelda turns 25
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Happy Birthday Link! The Legend of Zelda turns 25

25 years ago, Shigeru Miyamoto and Takashi Tezuka released the first chapter in one of the most iconic video game franchises of all time, The Legend of Zelda. Mixing puzzles with action and adventure, the series has gone on to sell over 60 million copies across the original Nintendo, Super Nintendo, Game Boy, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii and others. At the heart of every adventure is Link, a ...

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