The design that we know as the triforce was actually the crest of the Hojo family. The Hojo family was a prominent family in Medieval Japan, and actually took over the country in the 13th century, bringing about relative peace and prosperity. But then, a dark shadow crept over the land . .
Un interessante articolo svela le origini del simbolo da sempre associato alla saga di Zelda, facendolo risalire addirittura al Giappone medievale.