Legend Of The Zelda- An overview of all LOZ video game series

Legend of zelda

Legend of Zelda game is one of the famous games in Nintendo. Till now, there are 19 games out in the main series. Here is the detail of each game without including the modifies versions,

The legend of Zelda:

Legend of zelda

 The first game in the LOZ series of games is “The Legend of Zelda.” Nintendo firstly sold the game and made by Shigeru Miyamoto. In the game, Link is the hero of the game, and he should save Princess Zelda from Ganon. The player plays as Link. It was the first game that allows the player to continue from where they leave. A huge series of Zelda games came just because of this game’s popularity.

The Adventure of link:

Legend of Zelda: The adventure of Link

Due to the popularity of the LOZ, Nintendo releases the second version of the legend of Zelda: an adventure-role-playing video game for its Nintendo Entertainment System. This game is different from the previous one. It’s just like the role-playing game where the player gains experience. The map of this game is also different.

A link to the Past:

A link to the past

It was the third game of the legend of Zelda series. This sequel was also known as “The Legend of Zelda: Triforce of Gods” and is again made up by Nintendo for the Super Nintendo game console. In the game link is a young boy who had to save the princess of Zelda from Ganon using the master sword. This game was one of the best selling Super Nintendo.After this, some re-releases came.

Link’s Awakening:

Link's Awakening

It was the 4th game in the legend of Zelda series. This was also an action-adventure video game made by Nintendo. In this game, Nintendo changed the Game Boy color with full graphics and introduced some new features.

Ocarina of time:

Ocarina of time

 It’s a 3d game and the 5th one in the LOZ series. In this game, the link goes to the kingdom of Hyrule and save it from the evil Ganondorf. You can check out our detailed article on Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Times from here.

Majora’s Mask:

Major's Mask

It was the 6th game in the legend of the Zelda series made by Nintendo for the Nintendo 64 game console. It was released in 2000 and the second to use 3D graphics. To find the complete details, you can visit here.

Oracle of Seasons:

Oracle of season

It was the 7th game in the LOz series made by Capcom and published by Nintendo for the Game Boy color game console. In this game, Triforce sends the link to the Holodrum, in which he has to save the mysterious dancer Din from the Evil general. It’s also a top-rated game in the series.

Oracle of Ages:

Oracle of ages

It’s the 8th game in the Zelda series. In this game, the Triforce sends the link to the Labrynna. Nayru is the Oracle of Ages. To save the Nayru from Veran, Link needs to find the Essences of Time.

A link to the Past:

A link to the past

It’s the 8th game in the legend of Zelda series and the prequel of the 3rd series of Zelda. It was made for the Nintendo game club due to the popularity of the previous series. The game’s story takes place hundreds of years after the Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, and the story also continues.

The Wind Waker:

The wind waker

 It was the 10th game in the LOZ series published by Nintendo for the GameCube in 2002. It was set in the group of islands in a vast sea, a departure for the series. This game is the first one which looks like cartoons. The story of the game takes place hundreds of years after the Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time.

The Minish cap:

Minish cap

It was the 11th action-adventure game in the legend of Zelda series published for the Game Boy Advance game console. Minish Cap is the third Zelda game that involves the legend of the four swords, expanding the story of four swords and its adventure.

Four swords Adventure:

Four Swords Adventure

It was the 12th installment in the Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda series. It was released for the Nintendo GameCube home on March 18, 2004. Shadow link has been created in this game, after learning counterpart. It was the third best selling in June 2004.

Twilight princes:

Twilight Princes

It was the 13th action-adventure video game in the legend of the Zelda group of games published by Nintendo for both Nintendo GameCube and Nintendo Wii. In this game, Link has to save the twilight princes from evil one using the master sword. This game was also very much popular at that time and sold more than a million copies. Nintendo said that it was the 16th best Nintendo game of all the time.

Phantom Hourglass:

Phantom Hourglass

It was the 14th part of Legend of Zelda Video games published for Nintendo DS in 2007. This is the first game in LOZ, which has an online mode. The story of this game happens after The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker.

Spirit Tracks:

Spirit tracks

It’s the fifteenth game in the legend of Zelda series again Published for Nintendo Ds. It was released in 2009 world wide and was re-released for the Wii U virtual console on October 2016. In the game play link goes to princes Zelda to receive the engineer’s certificate from princes Zelda. Zelda want to see the tower of spirits, and ask link to take her out of castle so she can see. On the way to the tower of spirits, the tracks fade  and the tower break into pieces. The evil demon cole attacks, seprate the princes and leaves with her body.

Skyward Sword:

skyward sword

It was the 16th game in the legend of Zelda series published in 2011 for the Wii. This game is all about how the master sword was made and mainly focused on combat. In the Skyward Sword video game, the player uses the Wii Remote to swing the sword of Link.

A link Between worlds:

A link between worlds

ALBW was the 17th series of LOZ video game and 2nd release for the Nintendo 3Ds. In this game, Link can move along walls and levels, to reach new areas and solve the puzzles. A link to the past takes place into the same world, features the two-dimensional gameplay and 3D effect.

 Tri-Force Heroes:

Tri-force Heroes

It’s the 18th action-adventure game Published by Nintendo for 3Ds and a direct sequel to A Link Between Worlds. In this game, the player can also play the game by controlling Dopples in place of additional players. Tri Force Heroes uses the same visual styles as a Link Between Worlds.

Breath of the Wild (Botw):

BOTW

Botw is the latest version of LOZ made and published by Nintendo for Nintendo Switch and Wii U console. It was released back in 2017. In this game, the player controls the Link, who awakens from a hundred-year sleep to stop the evil Ganon before the destruction of Kingdom Hyrule. Botw has some functionality Like the Original Legend of Zelda.
BotW is very much popular till now, and it was called one of the greatest video games of all time. It won Numerous award despite minor criticism for its technical performance. Botw is the best selling because 15.11 million copies of this game had sold till now. Due to its popularity, its sequel was announced at E3 2019.

Is there New Zelda Game coming in 2019?


The remake of the Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening is coming out in 2019. LOZ: Link’s Awakening Remake is an action-adventure game made by Nintendo EPD and Grezzo and published by Nintendo for Nintendo Switch. It was released back in September 2019.

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