Posted By Snow at 7:05 AM on Saturday August 4, 2012
A translation of a concept art page from Hyrule Historia. Images taken from History of Hyrule’s The Legend of Zelda art anthology. This page was translated by Patas.
Final Sketch for Henya
Old Lady From the Academy
“All the Skyloft residents were first modelled after birds and the design carried on from there. I might have had that idea while designing Henya, who kind of looks like a chicken. Oh, and Groose’s weird hairstyle is also based on a chicken. And I based the designs of Owlan and Horwell on the Rito race, from the Wind Waker.”
Final Sketches for Horwell & Owlan
It’s said that every night, a voice can be heard coming out of the academy toilet saying, “Paper, please.” This ghost story, also featured in Majora’s Mask and Oracle of Ages, might be a story traditionally passed on.
Toilet Hand from Oracle of Ages