Category: The Wind Waker HD

Tingle’s Maps: Fire Mountain

Though many of the islands and locations present in The Wind Waker can be considered exotic, environmental diversity doesn’t get much more intense than what is encountered on Fire Mountain.

Fire Mountain is a relatively small island located south of Dragon Roost Island. In a way, it almost seems like Dragon Roost’s smaller but more temperamental, teenage sibling, with the never-ending…

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Zelda’s Study: The way you wake me feel

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”

Maya Angelou

It would be difficult to write for a Zelda fansite if I didn’t enjoy playing Zelda games. But if I had to pick one game that evoked the purest sensations of joy, it would be The Wind Waker. While other Zeldas have come close, none have quite…

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Realm of Memories: Bird, brained

Don’t take this out of context, but I never thought killing
a bird with a hammer could be so cathartic.

Link climbed through the opening of Forsaken Fortress’s central tower and stood at the top. He waited only a moment before the three stone slabs began to close together. They were sealing the massive hole, as well as creating the floor space for the inevitable showdown. All around Link were…

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The wind picked up with this new any% speedrun record for Wind Waker

Back in August of 2016, a new any% speedrun record was set for Wind WakerThat record has just been smashed by ian_miles29, who managed to sail through the game in only 59 minutes and 46 seconds!

Watch TWWHD Any% in 1:00:49 [WR] from ian_miles29 on

It seems a shame to skip through so much of a brilliant game. One so amazing that it even inspired Satoru Takizawa, the art director…

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Nintendo Minute feature The Wind Waker in their ‘favorite summer levels’ episode

Summer is in full swing and as such, Kit and Krysta felt it was appropriate to illustrate their love of the heat in the latest Nintendo Minute. This episode has the duo playing through some of their favorite summer-themed levels from various games.

Spread across several console generations, Kit and Krysta play Super Mario Kart, The Wind Waker HD, and Splatoon 2 in this Nintendo Minute. You can…

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In 2016, a ground-breaking new glitch was discovered in The Wind Waker HD. The glitch allowed players, for the very first time, to bypass the magical barrier surrounding Hyrule Castle. The ability to bypass the magical barrier was long sought after because it allows players to access the end of the game without restoring the power of the Master Sword or collecting the pieces of the Triforce. In…

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Wind Waker HD  +  Scenery (4/?)

Don’t you forget about Mii – A farewell tribute to Miiverse

Saying goodbye is never easy. As of writing this, Miiverse, Nintendo’s attempt to create a social media site for their dedicated platforms, has officially left us. While it may not have ever reached its full potential during its five-year lifespan, it offered some interesting features and was a source of entertainment, to say the least. Not only did the service serve as an outlet for those…

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