THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: LINK'S AWAKENING

Who’s the Boss? The Legend of Zelda’s Gohma

When it comes to bosses, rarely has any franchise come close to the level of quality (and quantity) as The Legend of Zelda. An action/adventure series built on intricate puzzles, colorful characters, and fearsome foes, bosses have been a staple since it launched in 1986. We will often see multiple…

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The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening Review: A Friendly Reminder

2019 is a great time to revive The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, the series’ quirky 1993 Game Boy game. In its day, the handheld entry sported some odd deviations for the series, but ultimately helped cement the mold the The Legend of Zelda would follow for over two decades. But the last few…

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How to Get the Bow in Link’s Awakening

Link’s Awakening is an atypical Zelda game in many respects. One of these is that the Bow — a staple of Link’s arsenal — is not found in a dungeon. In fact, the bow is available at almost any time during your quest, but there are only two ways to get it. Buying…

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The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening Tips – 9 Things the Game Doesn’t Tell You

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening isn’t among the more difficult Zelda games. But between the intentionally cryptic vibe of the original and new additions to this Switch remake, there are a number of things you might not know that can be helpful in your adventure on Koholint Island. So here are nine…

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Late Lunch September 20, 2019: Peter McCallister, the Father

It sounds like we recorded this episode of Late Lunch with a Talkboy from Home Alone 2. No idea what went wrong, but enjoy the Link’s Awakening chat! Late Lunch is Fanbyte’s live video podcast that airs every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 1pm PST on twitch.tv/fanbyte. We’ll put the VODs up…

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How amiibo Work in Link’s Awakening

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening is more or less a straight-up remake of the original title on the Game Boy. There are a host of quality of life remakes, like letting Link keep his sword and shield out at all times. And of course, the game’s received a graphical…

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Link’s Awakening Trading Sequence Guide — How to Get the Magnifying Glass

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening features a colorful cast of characters, all with their own quirks and concerns. In particular, many of them are looking for a certain item. And wouldn’t you know it, if you can find what they’re looking for, you might get something back. Unlike in other Zelda games…

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Nintendo E3 2019: Link’s Awakening Trailer, Details, & Gameplay

Nintendo isn’t doing a live press conference at this year’s E3. However, they do have a booth on the show floor and will be streaming previews of new games. One of these titles is Link’s Awakening, a remake of the Game Boy Legend of Zelda title from 1993. Link’s Awakening — What…

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5 Nintendo Cameos We Need in Link’s Awakening for the Switch

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening is bringing us back to its fever dream world thanks to an upcoming Switch remake. Originally released for the Game Boy, the game was the first in the Zelda line not to include the titular princess or take place in Hyrule. And between the…

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