The Legend of Zelda Series is a collection of video games developed by Nintendo. They feature a young hero named Link attempting to protect or save either one or more locations or characters. The LoZ is one of nintendo's best known series, alongside other series' such as Mario, Pokemon and Metroid.
Loz typically takes place in Hyrule, a country quite often under some form of terroristic siege. Some games take place in alternate countries, such as Termina, Holodrum or Labrynna.