Young Link also known as Kid Link or Child Link by fans is the child form of the hero Link and an character from The Legend of Zelda series. He is an unlockable character in Super Smash Bros. Melee, he didn't appeared in Super Smash Bros. Brawl and Super Smash Bros. 4, he was then replaced by Toon Link. He later returned in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as one of the unlockable characters and his Final Smash is Triforce Slash which is the same as Toon Link, but his Triforce is glowing yellow than cartoon version.
Young Link is also the secondary protagonist from The Legend of Zelda: Past and Present series where he teams up with his future self Link, it is confirmed that Young Link is not afraid of wolves especially for his future self who was in his wolf form. He is a animal kindness where he takes care of wolves, cuccos and the horses.
He is voiced by Fujiko Takimoto (who originally voiced Toon Link and Link from The Legend of Zelda: A Link To The Past/Four Swords and in The Legend of Zelda: The Minish Cap) in the Game Boy Advance, the Nintendo 64, Nintendo GameCube and Nintendo 3Ds respectively.
He appeared in Hyrule Warriors and Hyrule Warriors Legends as an DLC Character which he turns into Fierce Deity Link. He is also an ally to Link and Zelda.
His fighting style is a modified duplicate of Link's. His reach is shorter than [adult] Link's, but his arrows can set opponents on fire and momentarily stun them. Additionally, Young Link has more control over his boomerang than Link. His Hookshot is also shorter but can still grapple on to edges. His Spin Attack is faster than Link's, hits multiple times and draws in opponents close to it. Young Link uses a Deku Shield; however, it does not burn when it comes in contact with fire. Like Link, his shield can block projectiles when standing still. Unlike Link, Young Link can do wall jumps.