All Legend of Zelda: Link to the Past Bosses Ranked Best to Worst

If you had to choose one, who would you say is your favorite boss from The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past? There are definitely a lot of great boss battles in A Link to the Past, so for this list we're going to rank every Link to the Past boss from best to worst.

Remember how frustrating the fight with Moldorm was? One wrong move and you were knocked off the platform you were fighting it on, forcing you to backtrack and restart the battle. Another challenging boss from Link to the Past was Kholdstare, which forced you to fight on a slippery ice floor.

What exactly makes for a good boss battle? You can rate these Link to the Past bosses in terms of challenge-level, creativity, and overall fun. Maybe you just think they look cool, or have unique abilities that you've never seen before. Whatever the reason, vote up your favorite boss battles from The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, including mini-bosses when applicable.


  • 1
    19 VOTES
    Ganon
    Photo: Nintendo

    Pyramid of Power

    • Characters by Game: Zelda II: The Adventure of Link, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Super Smash Bros. Brawl, The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
    • Characters by Series: The Legend of Zelda series, Super Smash Bros.
    • Characters by Genre: Console role-playing game, Action-adventure game, Platform game, Action role-playing game, Action game
    • Characters by Developer: Monolith Soft, Nintendo, Game Arts, HAL Laboratory, Grezzo
    • Characters by Device: Nintendo Entertainment System, Game Boy Advance, Wii, Microsoft Windows, Game Boy
    • Gender: Male
  • 2
    19 VOTES

    Trinexx

    Trinexx
    Photo: Nintendo

    Turtle Rock

  • 3
    15 VOTES

    Blind the Thief

    Blind the Thief
    Photo: Nintendo

    Thieves' Town

  • 4
    16 VOTES

    Agahnim

    Agahnim
    Photo: Nintendo

    Hyrule Castle, Ganon's Tower

    • Characters by Game: The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
    • Characters by Series: The Legend of Zelda series
    • Characters by Genre: Action-adventure game
    • Characters by Developer: Nintendo, Capcom, Flagship, Nintendo Entertainment Analysis & Development
    • Characters by Device: Game Boy Advance, Wii, Super Nintendo Entertainment System
  • 5
    17 VOTES

    Helmasaur King

    Helmasaur King
    Photo: Nintendo

    Palace of Darkness

  • 6
    19 VOTES

    Arrghus

    Arrghus
    Photo: Nintendo

    Swamp Palace