You’ll encounter silent protagonists in every genre of gaming. Many of those protagonists accomplish monumental tasks, defeat rivals and archnemeses, and even save the world (or in many cases, the entire universe). However, many of those same quiet protagonists are nothing but a vessel with which the player completes missions. […]

Bill Watterson, the author of the famous comic strip series Calvin and Hobbes, once considered a cartoon version of his widely popular cartoon duo. That is, until one thought occurred to him that stopped him in his tracks: he did not want to hear what Calvin’s voice sounds like. We […]

What makes for a good remake of a classic game? I pondered this question throughout my time with The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening (2019) constantly. What did I want to see Nintendo do with a game so cemented in time as Link’s Awakening, a strange Gameboy game from 1993 […]

The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons and Oracle of Ages are among two the most criminally underrated video games of all time. Even less favored entries in the franchise like Spirit Tracks or Skyward Sword seem to drum up more conversation. Perhaps it’s their similarity to Link’s Awakening, a […]

Completionism has been an aspect of gaming culture for as long as speedrunning. Where some see how quickly they can blaze through a game, there are others that take an eternity picking it apart for secrets and collectibles. They’re the people responsible for wiki entries and walkthroughs, teaching others to […]

Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma has recently confirmed why Nintendo wanted to make a sequel to Breath of the Wild. In an interview between Kotaku and Eiji Aonuma, they discussed several aspects about the recently announced Breath of the Wild sequel, and the Link’s Awakening Remake. Although, a lot more details were discussed about the remake, Aonuma shared some […]

Nintendo recently announced an unexpected title during their latest Nintendo Direct at E3 2019: a sequel to The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild. Many Zelda fans, myself included, are very excited to hear that we will be getting a sequel to one of the objectively greatest games of […]