“Dumb Ways To Die” Parody Featuring Link and Cuccos

TimothyDecember 10th, 2012 by Timothy

YouTube user Megasteakman has produced a video unveiling the most dumbest ways to die in the history of video games. There are some very hilarious methods shown off but none worse than our hero Link succumbing to the power of the cuccos. As we know from playing Ocarina of Time, cuccos may look like a fun target to slash at but it comes with its major consequences.

This parody is definitely worth taking a look at even if it means you only get a laugh at Link performing some epic dance moves! Hit the jump to view the video.

Source: YouTube (via GoNintendo)

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  • +Skyward Sword+

    Wow, that’s so great :p

  • linkypete

    poor link. He does not even hurt the cuccos, but they hurt him.

  • Kravik

    Too repetitive for me. But it is OK! :D

  • zeldafire

    That Battletoads level!!! My childhood rage emerges.

  • VikzeLink

    The original is awesome too

  • marill

    I tried it in Twilight Princess and it turns you into a Cucco for a second. So weird. xP

    • Derp.

      Indeed. I tried it near Falbi’s Fly-by Fowl and then made a kamikaze jump into the lake… XD

      And why can they make you fly so much, but whn they jump of themselves, they fall like a stone?!

  • Lord Carlisle

    “Most dumbest”…

    I hope that was a joke.

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Vincent-Yobs/100000349495261 Vincent Yobs

    A part of my soul just died….

  • Hyourinmaru

    Cuccos are the deadliest thing in all of the legend of Zelda. I played through the whole game 20 times. Did not die once! Decided to play with the cuccos I died XD.

  • spidertiger7

    for the best dancer i would chose link duh

  • Linkfan99

    HAHA! Even funnier than the original!

  • http://www.facebook.com/emma.k.inglis Emma Inglis

    Oh Metro…who would have thought that you’d actually manage to have done some good in the world?
    What a great parody you inspired :D

    (FYI: Metro=Melbourne train operator behind original video=never on time with anything)

  • zeldalover

    you make fun of link i kill you

  • pickleslkw

    That was freaking amazing :D

  • Waker of Winds

    Cuccos are deadly, even more so than ganon….quick q….if i can put the deku princess in a bottle, why not a cucco to throw at ganon?

    • serialmom1964

      I like to run them over with Epona in OOT. As they chase me I laugh hysterically. XD

      • zark

        i like it because it looks like i’m riding into battle with an army of chickens

  • baileygirl99

    Cool. That was cute ;-). I like the dances they made the characters do.

  • littlemissgleek

    hahaha I love tetris <3

  • YOU

    original is so much better this one can’t sing

  • zombie_eat_flesh

    All of them seem to dance in a weird way that I just have to keep watching to laugh at it…

  • Elliott Chiasson

    Please don’t smash your ds should’ve been the message

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  • GSusanj

    hahahaha! dysentery!

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  • Zelda is the Bomb!!!

    One of the weirdest videos I have ever seen. It’s still awesome.