A World Without the Ocarina of Time

October 17, 2018
By Sofi
Ocarina of Time was the 5th installment in The Legend of Zelda series and, of course, the first 3D Zelda. Instead of directing Link from a top-down (or front-view) through a two-dimensional world, we had the ability to look around in all directions and truly feel like you are inside of this fictional world. Whether or not this game...
Read More

8 Bad 3D Zelda Dungeons

October 17, 2018
By ZeldaManiac1994
The Legend of Zelda has a lot of dungeons and temples in it, but, as we all know, there are some that are not good at all. YouTuber Dr.Wily dissects which ones are perhaps the most annoying ones in the 3D Zelda games. Of course, keep in mind that these are all subjective, so take the opinions with that in mind. A worthy highlight of this video is...
Read More

Why Twilight Princess Is SUPERIOR to Breath of the Wild

October 16, 2018
By Usmania
Before I get into this, don't get me wrong, I love Breath of the Wild. It is one of my all-time favorite games and a joy to play. Having said that, for me it doesn't even make the top 3 all-time best games, in fact, I believe it pales in comparison to one particular title which has...
Read More

Masquerading as Ocarina of Time?

October 16, 2018
By Stargirl114
The N64 released an era of video games that changed the gaming industry as a whole. Some titles that may come to mind are Super Mario 64, Ocarina of Time, Paper Mario, and many more. These games bring nostalgia and good memories rushing back, but examining their elements and judging them critically as adults can be...
Read More

Even Hyrule Isn’t Safe from Bowsette!

October 15, 2018
By Red
The Bowsette meme has been spreading like wildfire since its creation last month, and now it has even made its way to Hyrule! Using a modded version of Breath of the Wild, YouTuber Lynard Killer has transformed Link into the infamous Bowsette to terrorize villagers and battle an array of foes. If you’re like me and had no idea what...
Read More

Newly Found Breath of the Wild Glitch Defies Gravity and Breaks the Ground

October 15, 2018
By Hick
Breath of the Wild introduced many great physics into the Zelda franchise. Most of these went off without any issues and made the game feel smooth and polished. However, Nintendo wasn't perfect and some glitches have been found since Breath of the Wild was...
Read More

This Mod Places Twilight Princess Link in Ocarina of Time

October 14, 2018
By Hick
Mods are nothing new for the Zelda franchise. We saw many of them for Breath of the Wild and continue to still see some pop up here and there. The great thing about mods is they allow you to do something that the game was not intended to do. It's awesome seeing...
Read More

Red’s Ramblings: Should Nintendo Reuse Breath of the Wild’s Hyrule in the Next Zelda Game?

October 12, 2018
By Red
The biggest star of Breath of the Wild is, without a doubt, the game world itself. Breath of the Wild’s version of Hyrule is massive, beautiful, and an absolute joy to explore. More than the story, characters, or quests, the land of Hyrule is...
Read More

Tri Force Heroes Through the Lens of Truth

October 12, 2018
By Sean Michael-Patrick Thompson
Zelda is a series where everybody disagrees which game is the “black sheep” of the series. People generally argue for Adventure of Link with its sidescrolling gameplay or Majora's Mask's dark themes and hit-or-miss three day mechanic. Fewer, but still a noticeable section of the fanbase, argue for Breath of the Wild being based more on the...
Read More

An Easier Version of The Legend of Zelda is Now Available on Nintendo Switch Online!

October 11, 2018
By Red
Even for seasoned Zelda veterans, the original Legend of Zelda for the NES can be a challenge. Between less-than-precise controls, obscure clues, hidden dungeons, and tough enemies, the Zelda game that started it all can be...
Read More

Is Nintendo Planning to Release a Game Boy Smartphone Case?

October 10, 2018
By Red
The overwhelming success of the NES and SNES minis in recent years has helped reinforce the idea that people will happily pay to scratch a nostalgic itch. There is another console (albeit a handheld one) from that era that to this point has not yet seen a re-release: the Game Boy. However...
Read More

These Are the Worst Jobs in the Zelda Universe

October 9, 2018
By Hick
When playing a Zelda game, we make Link do many things that are actually quite terrible that we really never think about. It's not OK to go cut up someone's plants or walk into their house and take their treasure. What about all those pots that Link breaks?! Someone had to...
Read More

One of This Year’s Best Games Pays a Funny Tribute to One of the Greatest Games of All Time

October 6, 2018
By aJNation71
A new entry in the established Assassin’s Creed franchise has been recently released and critics are giving it just applauds, but they aren’t the only ones. Ubisoft has been getting celebratory feedback from dedicated...
Read More

Is a LEGO Zelda Game or Building Set On Its Way?

October 5, 2018
By Red
Leading up to Nintendo’s latest Direct presentation on September 13th, there were rumors floating around the internet that Nintendo and LEGO were teaming up to create some sort of Zelda product. As mentioned by the folks at BrickVault in their weekly LEGO news video, no one knew if...
Read More

Zelda Shaped Me as a Gamer and Person

October 4, 2018
By Lyle Izzillo
Opinions. It’s a funny word. We all have ‘em. Some ARE more correct than others in some regards. That’s something that people nowadays have a hard time grasping. I digress though, my point is, although we all have these opinions about the games we love, I highly doubt many of us have sat down and actually contemplated WHY we...
Read More

Learn to Play Zelda’s Lullaby on Guitar!

October 3, 2018
By Kendra J
Music lovers! Check out this tutorial for Zelda’s Lullaby arranged for guitar from YouTuber Tab Sheet Music. The tabs are provided on screen and a back track is also provided. The music and tablature occur in real time, so you can follow along while the music is playing. This is a great way to learn some new...
Read More

Zelda Knitted Christmas Sweaters Available for Preorder!

October 2, 2018
By Red
The holiday season is just around the corner, and that means it’s time to break out the Christmas sweaters! Merchoid is helping Zelda fans get into the holiday spirit by releasing a pair of officially licensed Zelda knitted Christmas sweaters! The Wreath of the Wild design features...
Read More

A Hilarious Look at the Legend of Zelda’s Convoluted Timeline

October 1, 2018
By aJNation71
Some would say the best way to solve an issue is through mockery ... and this is the course of action YouTuber Polygon's presenter Brian has taken. In the well established gaming news website's latest video, Brian takes a look at the various contradictions that are present in...
Read More

The Evolution of Zelda Music (1985-2017)

October 1, 2018
By Alisha Smith
This is a funny instrumental video of YouTuber Rob Landes actually playing pieces of Zelda music on his violin from his favorite Zelda songs that launched each year from 1985-2017. Rob Landes’ channel is a fun dip into the world of music and is focused on playing violin adaptations of various game or movie related music. Between...
Read More

Virtual Console Data Found in Switch eShop Code!

September 30, 2018
By Red
Most Nintendo fans have been holding out hope that Nintendo would add the Virtual Console to the Switch eShop, allowing fans to play hits from many past Nintendo systems. However, with the announcement of Nintendo Switch Online and its small selection of classic...
Read More

Welcome to Our Patreon. Please Help Support Us and Get Rewarded!

September 27, 2018
By Hick
Red and I started the Two Guys Playing Zelda website a little over 2 years ago. At that time, we basically started the website so we could display all the screenshots we had captured and present our YouTube videos in the way we wanted to. Since then, it has grown into...
Read More

Listen to This Moving Remix of Midna’s Lament!

September 27, 2018
By Kendra J
This arrangement of Midna’s Lament from Twilight Princess by YouTuber Video Game Remixes is stunning. At first, I thought it was going to be all piano but then the main melody moved into new territory. With the rain in the mix, I was ready to fall asleep! Then the main theme is...
Read More

Beautiful Zelda-Themed Nintendo Switch Wireless Controller Coming Soon!

September 26, 2018
By Red
The Nintendo Switch Pro Controller is, in my humble opinion, one of the best controller designs of all time. But for those of us who want our controllers to pack a little more visual punch, manufacturer PowerA is coming out with a line of enhanced Switch controllers, including one with...
Read More

Top 5 Reasons Why Breath of the Wild Sucks!

September 26, 2018
By Zach Bowman
Well, here we are. Some time later and I have played Zelda: Breath of the Wild for plenty of time. I had high praise for this game in my initial thoughts of this newest Zelda title, but now that I have sunk plenty more time into it, I definitely notice some flaws. By no means will I...
Read More

Breath of the Wild, the Inevitable Conclusion of All 3 Timelines

September 25, 2018
By Sofi
Even before the recent reveal about Breath of the Wild’s placement within the Zelda timeline, there have been endless debates surrounding the theories that fans have created to place the game within the chronology of the series. However, as we now know, Breath of the Wild has officially been...
Read More