Memes / The Legend of Zelda

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  • The meme. [[labelnote:Explanation]]The explanation behind the meme, if necessary.[[/labelnote]] Explanation 
    • Further mutations and successor memes, if any.

General series memes

  • It's Tingle! Get the angry mob ready! Explanation 
  • Newfags can't triforce. Explanation 
  • Link hates pots. Explanation 

The Legend of Zelda I

  • Various quotes, oddly worded at best and downright mangled and cryptic at worst, including:
    • "It's dangerous to go alone! Take this." Explanation 
    • "Dodongo dislikes smoke." Explanation 
    • "Grumble, grumble..." Explanation 
    • "It's a secret to everybody."Explanation 

Zelda II: The Adventure of Link

  • I am Error. Explanation 
  • If all else fails use fire. Explanation 
    • You have water come to my house. Explanation 

The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past

  • I love the Power Glove, it's so bad.Explanation 

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time

The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask

  • Dawn of the xth Day — y Hours Remain Explanation 
  • You've met with a terrible fate, haven't you? Explanation 
  • BEN.DROWNED Explanation 

The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker

  • 'Hoy, small fry! Explanation 
    • Che~yyy! Explanation 
  • C'MON!!! Heroic Mime, subverted.Explanation 
    • Meow! Likewise.Explanation 
  • Link taking selfies. Explanation 

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

  • Twilight 8.8 Explanation 
  • "I know you have bugs....." Explanation 
  • NOT TAKE MIRROR! Explanation (Spoiler) 

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword

  • Demon Lord Debbie is so fabulous.
  • And now in the same vein of Twilight Princess, we have: *Something* Score: 7.5 Explanation 
  • Have you been getting your Gratitude Crystals from the thankful women? Explanation 
  • Wanna play the "How loud can you scream" game? Explanation 
  • There is a __% chance... Explanation 
  • Think about what you can do with a stranded girl and mushrooms. Explanation 
  • The Bokoblin's / Moblin's undergarments. Explanation 
  • The Legend of Groose: The Groosenator of Grooseland Explanation 
  • Squidward Sword Explanation 
  • Zelda likes to push Link off of cliffs. Explanation 
  • Groose's theme goes with everything. Explanation 
  • Before the game came out, fan speculation on the then-unnamed Fi ran amok, culminating in her being called 'Steve'.
  • "WE HATE YOU GROOSE!" "Groose, you're awesome!" Explanation 

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

The Legend Of Zelda C Di Games (non-canon)

  • MAH BOI! Explanation 
    • "This peace is what all true warriors strive for."
    • "I wonder what's for dinner?"
    • "After you've scrubbed all the floors in Hyrule, then we can talk about mercy!"
  • "Squadala!" Explanation 
  • "Lamp oil? Rope? Bombs? You want it? It's yours, my friend, as long as you have enough rubies." Explanation 
    • "Sorry, Link. I can't give credit. Come back when you're a little... MMMMM... richer!"
  • "You DARE bring light to my lair?! YOU MUST DIE!" Explanation 
    • "Join me, Link, and I will make you a Face, the GREATEST in Koridai! Or else you will DIE."
    • "NO! Not into the pit! IT BUUUUUURNNSSS!!"
  • "I can't wait to bomb some Dodongos!"
  • Actually, let's just say every single line from the CD-I games is a meme.
    "And I thought Zelda CD-i was the lowest form of YouTube Poop."

Hyrule Warriors

  • Link's scarf. Explanation 
  • Groose or Riot. explanation 
  • Ganondorf and hair-care products. explanation 

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

  • Naked Pyromaniac Link: The ability for Link to be Walking Shirtless Scene and being able to Kill It with Fire to enemies, weapons, environment, everything resulting in...patterns of play with the demo shown at E3.


Fandom Memes

  • "GANNON-BANNED" Explanation 
  • '99% Confirmed.' Explanation 
  • What if Zelda was a girl? Explanation