For detailed information about this series, see: Tingle at Zelda Wiki

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Tingle, as he appears in Freshly-Picked Tingle's Rosy Rupeeland

Tingle is a series of videogames created by Nintendo for the Nindendo DS starring Tingle, a character originally from the Zelda series, and is therefore a spin-off of it.

Most games in the series were only released in Japan and are:

  • Freshly-Picked Tingle's Rosy Rupeeland (September 2, 2006). Also released in Europe.
  • Tingle's Balloon Fight DS (April 2007), only available through Club Nintendo in Japan
  • Dekisugi Chinkuru Pakku (June 24, 2009), a DSiWare application, its title translates to Too Much Tingle Pack.
  • Irozuki Chinkuru no Koi no Barūn Torippu (August 6, 2009), the second main game in the series, its title translates to Ripened Tingle's Balloon Trip of Love.

Links to other series

Note: Here are only listed references to the Tingle series of games. References to Tingle himself are usually considered references to the Zelda series, and are only listed in the links section in that series' page.

Direction Series Date Description Type


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Zelda20060902 September 02, 2006The Tingle series is a spinoff of the Zelda series.

4Arrow L Punch-Out!!20060902 September 02, 2006The fight with Captain Stalfos in Freshly-Picked Tingle's Rosy Rupeeland is based on the arcade Punch-Out!!



Balloon Fight200704 April 2007Tingle's Balloon Fight DS is a crossover between the two series.1

5Arrow R Super Smash Bros.20080131 January 31, 2008Super Smash Bros. Brawl features three stickers from the Tingle series; Tingle's trophy in the game also references Tingle's Rupeeland, while his trophy in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and for Wii U references Ripened Tingle's Balloon Trip of Love.2

5Arrow R Wario20090429 April 29, 2009A microgame version of Freshly-Picked Tingle's Rosy Rupeeland is featured in WarioWare: D.I.Y. Showcase.2

4Arrow L Mario20090806 August 06, 2009Tingle's Balloon Trip of Love features a character select screen based on the one from Super Mario Bros. 2.3

4Arrow L Chibi-Robo!20090806 August 06, 2009A robot looking like Chibi-Robo makes an appearance in Tingle's Balloon Trip of Love.3