Monday, November 21, 2011

This symbol has been around for years.

So yeah. This is the symbol that has always been on the Hylian shield.
Turns out the symbol is a Loftwing, one of the giant guardian birds from The legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword.
That symbol first appeared in Ocarina of Time, on the Hylian Shield.
They knew to put this symbol of a Loftwing, a creature from a game from 2011, on a shield game that came out in 1998.
They planned this shit out more than a decade in advance.

(And yes, I know this is not anime. But I HAD to post this cause I freaked out when I realized it.)

1 comment:

Helene said...

Not just any Loftwing! If you look at the Hylian shield in Skyward sword, you`ll notice that the Loftwing symbol is red. And Link`s Loftwing in Skyward sword is...