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    Zelda Timeline Explained

    High quality video by gametrailers explaining the zelda chronology and timeline after the last changes. The editing is great and they use a high quality 3D render of Hyrule's castle to explain it, it's actually quite impressing.

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    http://www.gametrailers.com/full-epi...egend-of-zelda

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    But it's all nonsense strung together to give context to puzzles and comb- NOOOO!!! LOOK NOT INTO THE ABYSS!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Heliocentric View Post
    But it's all nonsense strung together to give context to puzzles and comb- NOOOO!!! LOOK NOT INTO THE ABYSS!
    So is Catholicism and here we are 2000 years later.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pakoito View Post
    So is Catholicism and here we are 2000 years later.
    But priests get better hats. It's all about the hats.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Feldspar View Post
    But priests get better hats. It's all about the hats.

    The hat is pretty freaking terrible, its like a windsock.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Heliocentric View Post

    The hat is pretty freaking terrible, its like a windsock.
    Hence "Wind Waker".


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    How you people went from Zelda to Religious babble is beyond me.
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    Quote Originally Posted by pakoito View Post
    So is Catholicism and here we are 2000 years later.
    To be fair, the Catholic Church has spent the better part of the last 2000 years trying to fit everything together. Nintendo, on the other hand, seems to have no interest in actually creating a cohesive timeline for their franchise.

    Quote Originally Posted by Feldspar View Post
    But priests get better hats. It's all about the hats.
    By that token, the TF2 timeline is the greatest work ever created.

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    Quote Originally Posted by fiddlesticks View Post
    To be fair, the Catholic Church has spent the better part of the last 2000 years trying to fit everything together. Nintendo, on the other hand, seems to have no interest in actually creating a cohesive timeline for their franchise.
    Last I heard Catholicism was still reeling from their creation theory being blasted out of the water and the attack of the dinosaurs that shouldn't be.

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    It took two posts for this thread to be completely derailed. Must be a record.

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    Fiddlesticks, good luck trying to justify the various Inquisition movements and the burning of scholars such as Giordano Bruno, and the inclusion of a great deal of works in the Index Librorum Prohibitum that were banned by the Church for being heretical because they were far too scientificaly progressive.

    Galileo was put on trial for his works being heretical, so you may stop rewriting history to make it seem the Catholic church had it's hands clean. The very fact it was even able to happen shows just how progressive the Church was.

    Another point of contention is the theory of evolution, as proposed by Darwin in 1859. So reviled by the Church it took them near a century to ratify it as compatible with their beliefs in 1950, in the face of overwhelming proof and popular belief in it.

    Science progressed in spite of the Catholic church, not because of it. The only reason that they have retroactively made it seem that science is compatible with their faith is because of the overwhelming popularity of scientific method, logic and reason which was kickstarted during the Scottish Renaissance that put logic before gods.

    I'm paraphrasing an earlier post I made refuting you, but it's still pending moderator approval because I must not have a high enough post count to include links yet.
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    You may not be able to post links, but surely you are able to read them. I've provided you with two sources discussing the relationship between the Catholic Church and science, both of which support my arguments. If you can show me why those sources are factually inaccurate, I'm willing to listen. Otherwise, I see no point in continuing this discussion.

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    Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaand cut back to Zelda.

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    Zelda is obviously an extension of Catholic beliefs. Link is Jesus and the Triforce represents the Father, Son and Holy Ghost and Ganondorf is Satan.

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    God willed it.

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    Already watched few of their retrospective long time ago and they really make effort to do this videos,blast to watch them. Thanks for link.

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