The Legend of Zelda is one of the major franchises of Nintendo, largely consisting of adventure games. Most, but not all, of the games in this series focus on the main character named Link who lives in the kingdom of Hyrule. Zelda is the princess of Hyrule who had to be saved in the first game in the series. The currency of Hyrule is Rupees.
- The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time: The introduction of Tingle, who can be seen flying using a large Balloon on his back. He is introduced as a middle-aged man who believes he is a reincarnated fairy. He creates maps which he sells to the player.
- The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker: Tingle returns in this game, where he is initially in jail. After he breaks out with the player's help, he can be found on Tingle Island, where Ankle, Knuckle, and David Jr. help him by spinning a large crank in the Tingle Tower, a large tower in the shape of his head.
- Tingle's Balloon Fight DS: A remake of Balloon Fight released as a prize for Club Nintendo, featuring Tingle as the main character and featuring sprites based on the Legend of Zelda: the Wind Waker.