The Wooden Shield
is the most common shield in The Legend of Zelda series
. It is flammable, but repels simple attacks well. In The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
, only Young Link
can use the Wooden Shield. Adult Link
uses the Hylian Shield
. When a Wooden Shield is destroyed, whether it be from fire or from a Like Like
, Link can purchase a new one at a shop or upgrade to a more powerful shield.