Livewire

The student news site of Altoona Area Junior High School

Breaking News
  • April 22Buffalo Chicken Cheddar Hoagie, French Fries and Choice of Fruit and Milk!
  • April 19Click here for today's announcements!
  • April 19Lunch - Pacifico Specialty Pizza, Sweet Potato Fries, Romaine Salad and Choice of Fruit and Milk!
  • April 18Tater Tot Casserole w/Roll, Steamed Broccoli and Choice of Fruit and Milk!
  • April 18Mini-Thon! Eighth grade tickets will be sold Thursday, April 18 during sixth period and Friday, April 19 during fourth period.
  • April 17Click here for today's announcements!
  • April 17Lunch- Turkey, Bacon, Swiss croissant sandwich with french fries and a choice of fruit and milk!
  • April 16Mini-Thon for seventh grade! The cost is $10 and tickets will be sold Wednesday, April 17 and Thursday, April 18 in room 212.
  • April 16Lunch - Wild Walking Taco, Steamed Corn and Choice of Fruit and Milk!
  • April 15Lunch - Rodeo Burger, Baked Beans and Choice of Fruit and Milk!

Livewire

Livewire

Weekly Gamer

Weekly+Gamer

Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess begins pre orders

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess has been announced and the pre orders are $59.99.  Many newcomers to the Zelda scene appear to be excited for the release, but the question is raised: Where are all the new Zelda games?

With this release gamers welcome the second “HD” release in the previous years.  Both of which are on the Wii U.  Players could debate that Nintendo is attempting to bring Zelda back onto the charts by bringing in old fans, but if that was the case why a remake?  Fans of the Zelda games are very dedicated and usually play every release.  The remakes of the Zelda game seem pointless in every way.  The only benefit is that Nintendo is able to easily record an old game using an updated engine.  The “HD” in the game is the only difference.  Maybe if graphics are important  to the fans, but those people are very few.  Zelda is know for the advanced timelines and dozens of games and spin offs.

download
Image by JoeSteve1914.

 

These “new” games add nothing to the ever expanding multiverse that is The Legend of Zelda.  The last reason the games are important to Nintendo could be the platform release.  The Wii U is utterly dominated by the other next gen consoles.       

Leave a Comment
More to Discover

Comments (0)

All Livewire Picks Reader Picks Sort: Newest

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *