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  • A week in reviews: 16 - 20 December
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    A week in reviews: 16 - 20 December

    By 21 December 2013

    Panic! It's the eve of the week before Christmas and there are plenty of stocking fillers to buy. Which is why this week's reviews have varied from toys to cameras and the rather lovely Kindle Paperwhite. So, go on, fill yer boots. We've been playing...

  • Zelda: A Link Between Worlds review
    Gaming 5 out of 5

    Zelda: A Link Between Worlds review

    By 17 December 2013

    To the avid - and aged - gamer, slotting Zelda: A Link Between Worlds into a 3DS is a bit like getting into a time machine and spinning the clock back 20 years. Because, on the face of it, the latest Zelda feels exactly like the early 90s Zelda title...

  • 'All-new Zelda' game confirmed for Wii U
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    'All-new Zelda' game confirmed for Wii U

    By 23 January 2013

    During the Nintendo Direct vidcast, broadcast 23 January, the company confirmed that an "all new Zelda" title is in the works for Nintendo Wii U. In what isn't such a shock move, Nintendo appears to be teasing some of its pre-E3 show announcements. While...

  • The Legend Of Zelda: Skyward Sword review
    Gaming 4 out of 5

    The Legend Of Zelda: Skyward Sword review

    By 5 December 2011

    Remember the Nintendo Wii? The console that, for better or worse, pioneered motion control and had a nation of casual gamers flapping their arms about as if swatting invisible demons. We don’t cover it much on Pocket-Lint, possibly because it looks...

  • Limited Edition Legend of Zelda 3DS hitting the UK
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    Limited Edition Legend of Zelda 3DS hitting the UK

    By 8 November 2011

    Tear up your Christmas list and get ready to ask Santa for the Legend of Zelda 25th Anniversary Limited Edition Nintendo 3DS, which has been confirmed by Nintendo as coming to Europe. The "Cosmic Black" edition of the console will hit the shops on 25...

  • VIDEO: Peach and Zelda showing signs of Stockholm Syndrome
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    VIDEO: Peach and Zelda showing signs of Stockholm Syndrome

    By 13 January 2011

    Just a couple of Nintendo princesses, shooting the breeze and chit-chatting about how lovely their captors are. Hang on a minute, these girls are showing some severe signs of Stockholm Syndrome. The video is the latest gaming parody from the chaps over...

  • Shigeru Miyamoto tells us why Nintendo is still the king of motion control
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    Shigeru Miyamoto tells us why Nintendo is still the king of motion control

    By 21 December 2010

    2011 is going to be a big year for Nintendo. After years of effortlessly topping Christmas lists worldwide, its DS and Wii consoles have hit a sales plateau. Meanwhile, Apple has muscled in to the handheld gaming market with its touchscreen devices and...

  • Nintendo gets its own Monopoly edition
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    Nintendo gets its own Monopoly edition

    By 30 November 2009

    There's a million different types of Monopoly you can get - customized with everything to your hometown to your favourite movie to a fill-in-the-blanks version. Now, you can add a "favourite video games company" to that list, as a Nintendo-themed version...

  • Zelda: Spirit Tracks dated and priced by Amazon
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    Zelda: Spirit Tracks dated and priced by Amazon

    By 24 August 2009

    Release details for the forthcoming Nintendo DS title, The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks, have been outed online over at Amazon. The etailer has revealed that the game, previously only confirmed for a Christmas 2009 release, will go on sale on 4 December....