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Games Reviews

'Link’s Awakening' Is an Excellent Update of a 90s Video Game, Warts ‘n All

A new coat of paint and a lovely story, but it's also worth remembering this was designed in the early 90s for the Game Boy.
Patrick Klepek
2 days ago
Games Podcasts

'Cadence of Hyrule' Remixes Classic Zelda Music with Roguelike Peril

Two great tastes that taste great together.
Austin Walker

One of Zelda's Greatest Speedrunners Was Just Banned From Twitch

Narcissa Wright, who's largely moved away from speedrunning due to health issues, isn't sure why Twitch decided to kick her off.
Patrick Klepek

Sayzee's Self-Titled Album Is an Internet Rap Summoning Circle

The only rap album you'll hear this year that references Bob Dylan and 'The Legend of Zelda.'
Phil Witmer

We Discuss 'Final Fantasy XII, 'Crash Bandicoot' on Waypoint Radio

Oh, and Danielle drops a bunch of "jokes" about Vladimir Putin.
Patrick Klepek

We Dig into the New 'Breath of the Wild' DLC on Waypoint Radio

Plus, Austin and I spend a looooong time talking about our obsession with 'Battlegrounds.'
Patrick Klepek
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'Breath of the Wild' DLC Lets You Relive Your Entire Journey in Seconds

This feature of the newly released “Trial of the Sword” DLC is a great way to remember your first ‘Breath of the Wild’ steps.
Mike Diver
Adventures and Anxiety

How to Navigate Open Worlds When Your Anxiety Leaves You Disoriented

Games like ‘Breath of the Wild’ invite us into lands of endless possibility—but what happens when you can’t decide which way to go?
Rebecca V Brink

Nintendo’s ‘Ever Oasis’ Is Caught Between High Adventure and Headache

'Secret of Mana' director Koichi Ishii's new game never finds a sweet spot, however cute its looks and sublime its music.
Mike Diver
open thread

I Finished Every 'BOTW' Shrine, But I Can’t Stop Playing Yet

I don’t know about anyone else, but the ‘Breath of the Wild’ DLC is landing at the perfect time for me.
Mike Diver
open thread

The Zelda-'Twin Peaks' Connection is Real

I’m late to the party here, but I had no idea that ‘Link’s Awakening’ was directly influenced by David Lynch.
Mike Diver
open thread

We All Want More Zelda—But What Do We Want, Exactly?

Have a chat on our forums about what the ‘Breath of the Wild’ DLC might have in store for us.
Mike Diver