Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #87 - The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #87 - The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword

Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) and Jared finally discuss one of AL's favorite games in The Legend of Zelda series in Skyward Sword. We talk about breaking Wii Nunchuks, the wild anime-esque story, the betrayal of making people swol, potential changes that could be made to the game, and this game being the tipping point for the way the series uses Zelda for Jared.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #76 - Hyrule Warriors Definitive Edition

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #76 - Hyrule Warriors Definitive Edition

Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) and Jared breakdown one of AL's two favorite franchises being smooshed together in The Legend of Zelda and Musou games. We talk about the story, the ways the game plays to the various games in the Zelda franchise, and some of the fun fan service. Time to mash the attack button and take down thousands of enemies.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #74 - The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #74 - The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask

Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) and Jared discuss yet another title in The Legend of Zelda series. We discuss how we feel about Majora's Mask, what we like and dislike about the game, whether it deserves the controversial stance it gets, and dunk hard on the Zelda timeline.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #37 - The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #37 - The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) talk about one of the highest regarded game in the history of video games, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. We don't necessarily agree with the notion that this is the greatest game ever made, but it is certainly one that should be played. Does it stand tall as the best Zelda game though? Jared has some issues with certain parts of the game and Anne Ladyem talks about the manga and the differences there are between that and the game. 

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #24 - Manga Grab Bag (The Legend of Zelda Oracle of Ages and Seasons, Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin Volumes 1-2)

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #24 - Manga Grab Bag (The Legend of Zelda Oracle of Ages and Seasons, Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin Volumes 1-2)

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) return to the grab bag and this time discuss some manga they have recently read. How does Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin compare to the original anime? Is the Oracle manga better or worse than the games? Are either or these good introductions to their respective series? All this and much more as we dig deep into the grab bag once again.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #22 - Random Legend of Zelda Games Jared Played Recently

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #22 - Random Legend of Zelda Games Jared Played Recently

Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) and Jared have decided enough with delays and are finally going to do the Zelda episode. Here we discuss The Legend of Zelda, Zelda II: The Adventure of Link, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, and Oracle of Ages & Seasons. We also talk about why we are not doing an episode on The Caligula Effect, preservation of experimental games, and what exactly makes 16-bit era games age so well.

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