The Real Zelda Timeline

| 2011年3月30日

You will now be redirected to the Hyrule Historia index page. Related Articles保護中: The Retro Game Hacking Scene: Your Source For Pointless Drama23-11-2015 Prior tensions: cool, I have been coming in there here and there a few times and everyone thought it was fine No, other people asked if you had been unbanned I patched […]


| 2011年3月29日

“My bounty is as boundless as the sea, my love as deep; the more I give to thee, the more I have, for both are infinite.” – Romeo and Juliet, Act II, Scene II Monogamy is highly valued in western society. The monogamous union of marriage is traditionally considered to be the end-all-be-all of dating, […]

Screenshots & Footage – 2000 (Part 2)

| 2011年3月23日

Media kindly provided by Lavacopter. March 23rd, 2000 In the final version, this scene takes place at night. If Link hasn’t been changed back yet, why does Deku Link have a bow? “I’m the Happy Mask Man. I’m a travelling peddler who seeks happy masks in all times and places…” “Time continues to pass even […]

Screenshots & Footage – 2000 (Part 1)

| 2011年3月21日

Media kindly provided by Lavacopter. January 18th, 2000 The moon lacks the scary face we see in the final game. The Zora Guitar gets its own icon to replace the Ocarina. Wonder why this was scrapped? January 25th, 2000 The minigame here is changed from sticks to rings. January 27th, 2000 Tael is blue here […]

Screenshots & Footage – 1999

| 2011年3月21日

Media kindly provided by Lavacopter. August 4th, 1999 A different ice texture and green trees in the Snowfall area of Hyrule Field. The minimap is blank and the clock has an “H” symbol and doesn’t display the current hour above the sun icon. The bow is the one from Ocarina of Time. Link starts out […]

Prerelease Footage

| 2011年3月19日

This post is incomplete! Help me out by adding commentary and links to things I missed in the comments. May 11th, 2004 This video showcases a number of areas unseen in the game, particularly the early enemy-filled version of the Sacred Forest with fully-modeled trees, the dead trees, and the red-skied field upon which the […]


| 2011年3月17日

Media kindly provided by Lavacopter. Commercial 1 Commercial 2 Commercial 3 Commercial 4 Related ArticlesScreenshots & Footage – 1995Media kindly provided by Lavacopter. 1995 Shoshinkai The world’s very first look at a Zelda game on the Nintendo 64. The game was built on a heavily modified Mario engine, visible in the …

Screenshots & Footage – 1998

| 2011年3月15日

Media kindly provided by Lavacopter. 1998 January 6th Yellow Navi appears to denote a friend rather than an enemy in this shot. “I am from the cheerful Goron tribe. I haven’t seen you around before, but I’m sure you’re a good guy, goro.” “The pretty grass at my feet is an alpine plant known as […]

Screenshots & Footage – 1997

| 2011年3月15日

Media kindly provided by Lavacopter. 1997 January 21st Link has a new item on the B button, this time possibly a finite number of shields. He attacks an enemy resembling a metallic knight. Link stands in a Mario 64-esque town, with a beta heart design and rupee counter, likely set to a default number. You […]

Screenshots & Footage – 1996

| 2011年3月15日

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