Hyrule's Royal Number is currently 4.

The Royal Number of Hyrule is a number that is elected every four years, similar to the president of the United States. It is currently 4.

Royal Number Election

Every four years, a new royal number is elected. However, 4 always seems to win the election. 9001 is the closest competitor. However, in 2012, (2∙1089)-1 was the closest competitor instead, losing by only a single vote.


  • The concept was invented in 1984.
  • King Harkinian always votes for 4.
  • The next election is set for August 11, 2020.
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