According to ancient tales, the world was created by three goddesses:
The goddess of power created the land.
The goddess of wisdom created order.
The goddess of courage created life.
Before they left the world they created, the three goddesses created the Triforce—a magical object made up of three golden triangles—and entrusted it with the goddess Hylia.
The Triforce grants a wish to those who possess the three virtues of the goddesses: power, wisdom, and courage. If one doesn’t have the proper balance of virtues, the Triforce will split into three pieces. Only by reuniting all three pieces can the true power of the Triforce be obtained.
Throughout time, the Triforce has chosen a select few to wield its individual powers: