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Evolution of Link's Shield Wallpaper by BLUEamnesiac Evolution of Link's Shield Wallpaper by BLUEamnesiac
Update: 05/05/2014 It's way past due, but I finally updated the A Link Between Worlds Hylian Shield to reflect the finalized artwork.

Update: 06/14/2013 A Link to the Past gets another sequel, which means a new shield! Also, the wallpaper has been expanded to 3200x2000 in anticipation for further expansion. I'm looking at you Zelda Wii U*! ;)

Update: 06/05/2012 The shield from the recently shown Legend of Zelda: Battle Quest is now present. :) The previous version of this wallpaper can be found here .

Update: They may have reduced the detail for the crest a little, but I consider the shield in Four Swords/Four Swords Adventure/The Minish Cap to be the same as Wind Waker's.
Also see: Evolution of Link's Mirror Shield Wallpaper

It was suggested that I make a wallpaper of the Zelda shields I've made, so here we are. Respect the rich history of the smashing board!…

Full resoltuion:
:bulletblack: LOZ Shield
:bulletblack: AOL Shield
:bulletblack: ALTTP Hylian Shield
:bulletblack: LA Shield
:bulletblack: OOT Hylian Shield
:bulletblack: MM Hero's Shield
:bulletblack: WW Hero's Shield
:bulletblack: TP Hylian Shield
:bulletblack: PH Wooden Shield
:bulletblack: ST Shield
:bulletblack: SS Hylian Shield
:bulletblack: LOZ Battle Quest Shield
:bulletblack: ALBW Hylian Shield

The Legend of Zelda Nintendo
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LadyErebos Featured By Owner Edited Jun 17, 2014
incredible to think christianity was going to be the main religion of this saga
LinkOscuro Featured By Owner May 4, 2014
ALBW's shield is wrong. It's REALLY wrong.……

Base on this. It's very similar to SS's one, but ALBW's hylian shield only have 2 scars in the top-iron part. Plus, those screws are like incrustrated in the shield and not popping it. Take note man (Y)
Sonicgamefan1 Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2014  Hobbyist
I don't know why but Ocarina of Time looks better than the others. Maybe it's because there's more detail? I mean the games after that didn't even use the extra triangle/triforce at the bottom anymore. It bothers me so much!
psychedesire Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
mishkuu Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
TheTingster Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2013  Hobbyist
They actually kept the ornaments in ALBW.

uzumakiboyify Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2013  Student Artist
I like the TP one best
PokeyFluffytail Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2013
:iconganonplz::iconsaysplz: Wh- that's a shield!

:iconlozlinkplz::iconsaysplz: Nah, smashing board.
fuzzybaulz42 Featured By Owner Nov 2, 2013  Hobbyist
Truly an amazing piece of work! And despite all the recreations of the Hylian Shield, I'd say the one from Ocarina of Time is still my favorite. The little triangle at the bottom means a lot to me for some reason :)
KlonoaFanGirl567 Featured By Owner Sep 29, 2013
I don't see much change between Ocarina of Time and Twilight Princess.
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