The Legend of Zelda
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Genre Action/Adventure
Theme Hero, Adventuring
Platforms Nintendo Entertinment System, Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Nintendo 64, iQue Player, Nintendo Gamecube, Nintendo Game Boy, Nintendo Game Boy Colour, Nintendo Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Virtual Console, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii
Number of Titles 16
Setting Unknown time, Hyrule, The Great Sea, Termina, The Realm of the Ocean King
Number of Players 1-4

The Legend of Zelda Series is a highly succesful action/adventure series created by Nintendo.


The Legend of Zelda takes place in an unspecified time however the series takes up several hundred years in-game. As of the first quarter of 2012, there are sixteen games in the main series of games. They are:

Nintendo also released The Legend of Zelda: Collectors Edition which was a compilation of four games and a demo.