Posted By GlitterBerri at 11:48 AM on Monday July 9, 2012
A translation of a concept art page from Hyrule Historia. Images taken from History of Hyrule’s The Legend of Zelda art anthology.
The design sketches below were originally drawn as concept art for Rauru. His face is hidden by a mask, but his body reveals traces of the sage.
The Ancient Hero
The ghost of the hero who instructs Link in his secrets. Some theorize that the fact that he holds his sword in his left hand means that his true form is that of Link from Ocarina of Time…
The samurai-esque ghost of the hero.
The twilight-esque (?) ghost of the hero.
The white-armored ghost of the hero – a swordswoman.