Technicly, if you get the bow, you only need to defeat 3 dungeons to beat the game. Get the bow and hammer, then defeat the water temple and go on to the shadow temple without the eye of truth, then the spirit temple just as likewise.
Hyrule hystoria is law.
You cant say SS link is the hero of time.
Using your logic, Wind waker link is the hero of time, because he travels downwards under the ocean somewhere close to the temple of time.
It just doesnt work this way.
Some retards at school said they would buy a game that was just a white box but with the the greatest grapics in the world rather than a game with crappy graphics, but the greatest gameplay ever.
Everyone who prefers graphics over gameplay is stupid in certain ways/