The Snowhead Temple review went up today on Zelda Dungeon. Again, totally just played through the dungeon to be familiar with it before I wrote this editorial. I actually thought it was a fairly forgettable dungeon in a lot of ways, not being particularly noteworthy or flashy in any respect… though it doesn’t really have specific flaws that make it forgettable.
The dungeon can be frustrating, though. It was the first dungeon of the game that I needed a walkthrough to complete when I first played through it. Anyway, you can read it here. Enjoy!
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (Shortfic)
Another WCC (Writing Community Competition) entry, limited to 100-300 words, and the theme was “Zelda Items”, so I chose the Megaton Hammer. The story is essentially about the original Goron hero who used the Megaton Hammer to defeat Volvagia the first time, long before Ocarina of Time. Essentially, in this fic only the hammer itself could defeat the dragon. No actual warriors were good enough. But the only person who could actually lift the weight of the hammer wasn’t a hero or even a warrior; just a simple miner. Sadly, this WCC had no other participants, so I didn’t win even though I mine was the only entry. Continue reading