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Sorry Nintendo, we've decided that Link is officially a girl


 

Cipherr

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Somewhat unrelated but: Am I correct in that this completely random "what if link was a girl" entire silly 'movement' started because of a photoshopped image that made the rounds on message boards a year or so back.


I love the internet, but people are fucking crazy sometimes.
 

Anjin M

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I'm not reading 600+ posts just to say that I agree, because I already do. I promise to update when I catch up with this post, though.

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Wow, things have gotten tense in here. People seem to not be able to grasp the simple fact that Link is a girl and, by NeoGAF admin fiat, always has been.
 
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But yeah, whatever this thread is, changing link to a girk is dumb and unnecessary, don't really see why this thread says we when plenty of peopme already said they don't want it.
 

Insaniac

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Adjust your 1950s-era PR statements and internal development memos as appropriate. Print new editions of your ultra-important half page long Legend of Zelda lore pamphlets.

All your Links are girls.



All of them, from her landmark NES game onward. Thanks for understanding, Nintendo.

I remember this pic from days past. I fell in love with these mysterious girls
 

liliththepale

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Halo should be a girl too.

I'm pretty sure there are girl halos now. But masterchief has always been the same character, not reincarnations, so it wouldn't make sense to change things up there. Link, on the hand, is different in almost every game, and is supposed to be a stand-in for the player. It's not okay to just assume your players will mostly be male anymore.
 

Wavebossa

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She is a girl

Unless princess zeldo happens

Prince husbano by day, suave ninja husbano by night out to help his blond protagonist girlfriend

Its sailor moon

Sheik is a boy. Sure he has gynecomastia and feminine body and claims to be a princess but.... but Sheik is a boy.

I don't want to argue this anymore!!!! You can't tell me what I know!!!
 

Amir0x

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Remember when everyone watched the trailer for the Wii U Zelda and there was that theory it was really a female Link? Good times, good times.
 

BGBW

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Somewhat unrelated but: Am I correct in that this completely random "what if link was a girl" entire silly 'movement' started because of a photoshopped image that made the rounds on message boards a year or so back.


I love the internet, but people are fucking crazy sometimes.
Well I know on another board about eight years ago we had a joke thread where we argued Link was in fact a girl just to see the responses. Interestingly it was mainly females who hated the thread mostly because Link was their bishie. The idea has existed for ages. Some of the art posted in this thread is years old too (I, in fact, remember posting some of them in said thread)