Mad Alchemist is a character from A Link to the Past that is never seen within the game. The Mad Alchemist is a character described in the game's instruction manual and is responsible for the creation of the Snap Dragon enemies that appear in the Dark World. The enemies were the result of a plant experiment.
- This strange creature was created as a result of a mad alchemist's plant experiments. He uses his tooth-filled maw to snap at anything that gets in his way as he hops about." (A Link to the Past manual, pg. 45)