Chronology Of Link And Zelda

The Legend of Zelda is considered to be the most successful video game series ever created. The main characters of this game series i.e. Link and Zelda are very popular amongst the players and this game series is widely enjoyed by the players. Different series have been created after the first release of the game. In this article, we will be discussing about the chronology of Link and Zelda, who are the main characters of this series. If we look at the Link and Zelda chronology, in every game series Link is the main protagonist and Zelda is the Princess of the Hyrule. In every series, Link fight with evils to save Zelda and the land of Hyrule.

The chronology of Zelda and Link as well as The Legend of Zelda has been a topic of debate for many fans of this game series. Though it’s been a subject of debate yet developer statements have fractionally established an official timeline of the released installments. As far as the chronology of The Legend of Zelda is concerned, Zelda II: The Adventure of Link is basically the direct sequel of the original The Legend of Zelda, and moreover it occurs several years later.

If we considered about the third game series, A Link to the Past, we can say that it is just the prequel of the first two series or titles. However, the chronology of the Link and Zelda of the game series is further followed by the series Link’s Awakening. Moreover, another series of The Legend of Zelda i.e. Ocarina of Time is also a prequel, this series also takes the story many centuries back and firmly revealing the Imprisoning War from the manual of A Link to the Past. However, this game ending makes the timeless to split with the child era which leads to the direct sequel Majora’s Mask & Twilight Princess which is usually set over 100 years later.

Another game series of The Legend of Zelda also includes The Wind Waker, which is parallel as well as occurs in the other timeline branch over a century after the adult era of Ocarina of Time. However, the other series i.e. Phantom Hourglass is basically the continuation of the Link’s and Tetra’s story and followed by Spirit Tracks. There are also other series of The Legend of Zelda which includes Skyward Sword, four Swords, Four Swords Adventures and the Minish Cap. If you know the chronology of Link and Zelda of this game series then you can thoroughly enjoy every game series of The Legend of Zelda.