*shudders* That guy always scares me... But if you want a creepy LoZ character, draw Rupin. That guy is just weird. He's just too happy, that's the problem. :/ He's like SS's version of the Happy Mask Salesman.
Many of these could go unanswered but there are many speculations! That crest is not just on Zelda's dress, it was reused for other garments. Also, for game design's sake I'm sure they just reused the same texture.
Oooo, he's creeptastic....nice touch with the Poe spirits in the background
I always had a theory that, by some magical creepy, possibly evil means, the soldier that stood in the room with the pots somehow turned into this guy sometime within the seven years....at least it gave him something interesting to do