The Legend of The Ocarina, Geek Culture's Iconic musical Instrument.

Rooms 20 - Video Game Panels

Sunday July 25, 2021 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

I hear the question all the time: "The Ocarina? Is that the thing from zelda?", and while yes The Ocarina did experience quite a rise to fame through Nintendo's Titular Installment on the nintendo 64 as well as installments both prior and since, The Ocarina actually has a rich history dating back thousands of years to its predecessors in ancient China and Mesoamerica. How does a little blue magical flute played by a green tunic clad lad with pointy ears relate to a Baker's apprentice and his little goose in rural 19th century Italy? Come along as we weave the tale, from South America to The Far East, and from Hyrule to Tampa! This is The Legend of The Ocarina!