Is Link’s Awakening the First Step Towards a Nintendo Universe?

We now have confirmation that Link’s Awakening will be coming to Switch this year. A port of a former title seemed the most likely candidate as we alluded to following the announcement. Not many fans were probably expecting that port to be Link’s Awakening though. It’s not a Zelda title that’s received a lot of love since it’s release in 1993. It seems a strange time to launch a remake but it could also be a very tactical decision. So is this just another nostalgia trip or a nod to the future for Nintendo? The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening […]

How Likely Are the Latest Leaked Nintendo Switch Titles?

Nintendo suffered more leaks this week when American chain store Best Buy accidentally listed some upcoming titles. Three new titles recently appeared on an employee’s terminal before being removed from sale. Those games were Metroid Prime Trilogy, Persona 5 and A Link To The Past. None of these releases has been officially confirmed by Nintendo but there is good reason to believe they’re all true. The leak could just have blown a portion of Nintendo’s E3 announcements but the plausibility means they could still be a hoax. So from most likely to least likely, these are the reasons why we could […]

Are We Getting a New Zelda Title for Nintendo Switch?

Eiji Aonuma and his team have been dropping hints that we could see another Zelda release for Switch. Having multiple Zelda games on one console has been a staple in the past but fans weren’t expecting another Switch release. The large scope of Breath of the Wild and subsequent DLC packages had fans believing it would be a long time before the next release. BOTW’s open world style also represented a significant departure for the series which could complicate new releases. But when the Zelda team posted an online ad looking for two new designers rumours began to swirl. The […]