Neowin News Feed for: Zelda Neowin News Feed for: Zelda en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 27-year-old arrested for selling modified save data for Zelda: Breath of the Wild <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A 27-year-old has been arrested for selling altered save data for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The item had a price tag of $32 and included any perks and stats desired by the buyer. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Sat, 10 Jul 2021 07:50:02 +0000 A sealed 1987 NES copy of The Legend of Zelda has sold for $870,000 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Following the auctioning of a sealed Super Mario Bros. NES copy for $660,000 back in April, a 1987 copy of The Legend of Zelda has now sold for $870,000, making it the most expensive game sold ever. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Fri, 09 Jul 2021 18:50:01 +0000 Zelda II: The Adventure of Link and Blaster Master are coming to Switch Online <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Zelda II: The Adventure of Link and Blaster Master will be added to the Nintendo Switch Online library on January 16th. Currently, Switch Online hosts 29 games including the first Legend of Zelda. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Faheemmuddeen Patel) Wed, 09 Jan 2019 20:28:01 +0000 Nintendo sold 4.7 million Switch units since launch, reached 13 million game sales <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Nintendo revealed in its latest financial report how well the handheld console has been doing since launching in March of this year, and with it, the sales numbers for its biggest games. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Dreyer Smit) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 09:02:01 +0000 Zelda: Breath of the Wild has sold 3.8 million copies worldwide so far <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>During the latest annual meeting over in Japan, Nintendo shared some interesting facts about their new system and the games being sold for that platform including Zelda: Breath of the Wild. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Dreyer Smit) Thu, 29 Jun 2017 11:08:01 +0000 The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild sells 1.3 million copies in the US, Switch over 900K <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>It was a very good month for Nintendo with the firm selling over 1.3 million copies of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and over 900,000 units of the Switch console in the month of March. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Sun, 16 Apr 2017 05:16:01 +0000 Here's 30 minutes of behind-the-scenes footage of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a title that has amassed a lot of praise. Nintendo has now released three videos that show us the process and what it took to build this masterpiece. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Tue, 14 Mar 2017 21:44:01 +0000 The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild coming to Nintendo Switch and Wii U on March 3 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will be making its way to the Nintendo Switch and Wii U in March. The company showed off the open-world 3D game in an intense new trailer today. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:02:01 +0000 Return of the NES: Nintendo's Classic Mini to launch in November for $59.99 with 30 games [Update] <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>&quot;The classic NES is back in a familiar-yet-new form,&quot; said Nintendo, as it announced the Classic Mini - a new version of its beloved console, including 30 games like Super Mario Bros, Zelda, and more. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Thu, 14 Jul 2016 13:07:07 +0000 Nintendo forces fanmade version of The Legend of Zelda offline <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After being played by half a million people in a matter of days, a fanmade 3D version of The Legend of Zelda has been removed due to its developers being served with a copyright infringement notice. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Boyd Chan) Sat, 09 Apr 2016 05:24:01 +0000 This duo recreated 'The Legend of Zelda' that can be played in your browser <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>To celebrate the 30th anniversary of &#039;The Legend of Zelda&#039;, a duo has recreated the title and made it available to play online. The game offers keyboard controls and touchscreen support. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Wed, 06 Apr 2016 07:04:01 +0000 Nintendo: NX console isn't successor to Wii U, it's 'an entirely new idea' <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Nintendo&#039;s president, Tatsumi Kimishima, explained to the world that the company is planning on substantially raising profits by focusing on mobile apps, and the new and original NX console. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Fri, 22 Jan 2016 10:34:01 +0000 Legend of Zelda prototype on eBay for $150,000 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/Zelda.png" alt="" /></div>If you want to own a piece of video game history, this could be your chance because a prototype version of Legend of Zelda for the Nintendo Entertainment System is up for sale on eBay for $150,000. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rob Schorman) Wed, 01 Aug 2012 07:38:59 +0000 Nintendo's game design head steps down ... or not [Update] <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/451665819nin.jpg" alt="" /></div>Shigeru Miyamoto, the famed creator of games like Super Mario Bros and the Legend of Zelda, announced he is retiring from his role as the leader of game design at Nintendo to work on smaller titles. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Thu, 08 Dec 2011 08:30:14 +0000 Skyward Sword review: to infinity, and beyond <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In its 25 year history, the Legend of Zelda has developed a distinct style and formula all its own. With Skyward Sword, Nintendo isn&#039;t trying to reinvent the wheel, but they are trying to refine it. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tyler Holman) Tue, 22 Nov 2011 09:10:45 +0000 Miyamoto confirms new Zelda game, 2010 earliest <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/Zelda.png" alt="" /></div>Earlier this week fans were disappointed when Nintendo didn't announce a new Legend of Zelda game for the Nintendo Wii. Speaking after the presentation Miyamoto, game designer and producer at Nintendo, confirmed at the company's... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew) Fri, 05 Jun 2009 12:52:01 +0000 Zelda game named 'greatest ever' <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time has topped a poll of readers of Edge magazine and industry experts to find the top 100 games of all time. The 10-year-old videogame for the Nintendo 64... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 02 Jul 2007 20:08:21 +0000 Wii Zelda passes the million mark <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Nintendo's new Wii console has its first million-seller. In an interview with IGN Wii on Thursday, NOA's VP of marketing and corporate affairs, Perrin Kaplan, said that The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess has sold... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Todd Tanner) Fri, 09 Feb 2007 21:25:32 +0000 E3 06: Zelda Wii swordfighting, next-gen WarioWare confirmed <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>At its press conference on Tuesday, Nintendo will officially unveil its next-generation console, the Wii. It is expected that executives will demonstrate the console's full set of functionalities, which is known to include the now-famous... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 08 May 2006 01:47:09 +0000 Fils-Aime: Zelda now coming in "fall" <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In the latest edition of SpikeTV's new Game Head Program, they interviewedNintendo of America Executive Vice President Reggie Fils-Aime. After anintroductory segment which showed Keighley and Fils-Aime being serenaded by atroubadour in Mario drag while... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 21 Feb 2006 01:47:30 +0000 DOA4, new Zelda playable at G.A.M.E. <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Two new heavyweight additions were announced on December 3rd that will be displayed at this weekend's Games and Music Experience (G.A.M.E.). Tecmo's Dead or Alive 4 for Xbox 360 and The Legend of Zelda: Twilight... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 05 Dec 2005 04:32:30 +0000 New Legend of Zelda GC & Zelda DS Scans <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The newest issue of Hobby Consolas, a Spanish gaming magazine, has unveiled lots of new screens and information on the upcoming Legend of Zelda for Game Cube. An editor from the magazine went to Japan... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 21 Apr 2005 22:16:57 +0000 Nintendo dismisses Zelda release date speculation <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Nintendo &quot;hopes&quot; to announce more about its new Legend of Zelda GameCube title at E3 in May, the company said today as it dismissed reports that game would be released in October as &quot;speculation&quot;. Last... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 14 Mar 2005 12:26:10 +0000 Nintendo suspects Zelda rip-off <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Nintendo has warned South Korean developer Webzen over screenshots released last week to accompany the announcement of massively multiplayer online title Wiki. The game uses a cel-shaded visual style extremely reminiscent of Nintendo's highly stylised... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 25 Feb 2005 15:52:38 +0000 Next Zelda Set After Wind Waker <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In an interview with the French publication Liberation, Nintendo producer Eiji Aonuma commented on the next installment in the series for GameCube, and confirmed that a DS Zelda title is underway. Aonuma, who... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 22 Feb 2005 09:59:19 +0000 The Legend of Zelda details <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Just after the end of E3 2004's first day, Nintendo held a roundtable discussion so that the press could hear from the director of Wind Waker and Link's new adventure, Eiji Aonuma. During the event,... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 13 May 2004 14:37:57 +0000 Zelda Changes Name <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Next years Zelda games have had their names changed: Tetra's Trackers has been renamed &quot;Navi's Trackers&quot; and Four Swords is now &quot;Hyrule Adventure&quot;. PLUS! A new game Legend of Zelda: Shadow Battle has... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Marcel Klum) Wed, 10 Dec 2003 10:25:54 +0000 Zelda Christmas Bundle <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apparently Nintendo are giving a Zelda bonus disc away with Cubes this Xmas. If you buy a GC this Xmas you allegedly will receive a Zelda bonus disc including: Legend of Zelda ... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Marcel Klum) Thu, 11 Sep 2003 18:41:51 +0000 Zelda Voted #1 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>It has inspired legions of fans and generated hundreds of millions of dollars for its creators, and according to a panel of experts, the &quot;Legend of Zelda&quot; video game series now ranks as the best... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 02 May 2003 20:08:32 +0000 Zelda Platinum Pack <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Nintendo is celebrating the anniversary of the European launch of the Nintendo GameCube with the release of a very special Limited Edition Pak on May 3rd 2003. The celebratory pak will feature... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Marcel Klum) Mon, 31 Mar 2003 20:10:57 +0000 Legend of Zelda Bonus Disk Already out? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>If you haven't heard, the bonus disks for Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker are confirmed to be shipping from These disks were originally shipping on Feb. 16th. Also, various Retail Stores... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sat, 08 Feb 2003 17:03:31 +0000 Nintendo of America confirms Zelda bonus disc <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks o_87 and jago6498 for this bit of news. The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker is set to launch for Nintendo GameCube on March 24, 2003. But in North America, consumers... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 17 Dec 2002 23:16:54 +0000 Zelda Scores a Perfect 40 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks Danrarbc641 for posting this on our forum. Japanese weekly gaming magazine -- Famitsu -- recently published its new review of Nintendo's The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker. The hardened critics from... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Marcel Klum) Thu, 12 Dec 2002 09:58:43 +0000 Zelda bonus disk madness <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>News of the Zelda no Densetsu bonus disk has spread rapidly. Nintendo will gift customers who preorder Gamecube Zelda in Japan with a second disc which includes a 1:1 port of Zelda: Ocarina of Time... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Marcel Klum) Thu, 21 Nov 2002 15:09:10 +0000 Zelda screenshots <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Since the debut of The Legend of Zelda in 1987, all of Link's games have been the stuff of legends -- universally appealing adventures that emerged as beloved triumphs of gameplay, presentation, innovation, graphics and... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Marcel Klum) Sun, 17 Nov 2002 19:31:11 +0000 Zelda cinema trailer <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div> has updated with the Zelda trailer that will be shown in cinemas all over the US of A. And it is just so damn cool. A great, edgy narrative spliced with game footage -... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Marcel Klum) Sat, 09 Nov 2002 09:00:39 +0000 Legend of Zelda delayed. <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>IGNcube has learned that Nintendo's GameCube version of Legend of Zelda is going to see a release delay. The title, formerly set to ship this holiday -- in December, more specifically, according to major retailers,... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Marcel Klum) Fri, 17 May 2002 08:27:28 +0000