Cia is a character in The Legend of Zelda series. She is the central antagonist of Hyrule Warriors, and a supporting character in Hyrule Warriors Legends. She has the help of her companions, Volga and Wizzro. She was originally a witch who was tasked with keeping the balance of the Triforce until jealousy got to her and she was corrupted by Ganondorf leading her to split into two being Cia and Lana. She appears to die once defeated and brought back to reason but it is revealed in Hyrule Warriors Legends and Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition that the heroes were able to bring her back to life and fight alongside her against Phantom Ganon in the last part of the story.
Cia is a young lady with a similar appearance to Lana. But she has short sliver hair with fringes on the left with a red gem alongside with a pearl, dark skin, red lips, purple and red eyes with black markings under eyes, black nails, and red markings on her legs. She wears a revealing black outfit with her cleavage exposed and orange feathers, golden bracelets, black and gold boots, a two pointed hat with a mask. Later her mask was broken by Midna and having a face that is similar to her light half Lana.
As the Guardian of Time, she has light skin, violet eyes, lavender hair, a white and lavender hat with a purple gem in the middle, a long white elegant dress with a blue pendant, a bracelet on her right hand, and lavender stockings with short white and lavender boots.
Cia has feelings for the hero of Hyrule Link. She gets jealous of Princess Zelda's affection towards him. Ganon moved out the light and kindness out of her heart and made her into a cruel sorceress.
Cia uses her scepter as her weapon and the scepter is a dark element weapon. Her scepter can turn into a whip and can summon Dark Links to attack her foes. She uses the power of the Gate of Souls to summon evil creatures and command them for her army.
|Hyrule Warriors characters|
|Base game||Link • Princess Zelda • Impa • Lana • Princess Ruto • Darunia • Midna • Agitha • Fi • Zant • Ghirahim • Ganondorf • Cia (DLC) • Volga (DLC) • Wizzro (DLC) • Twili Midna (DLC) • Tingle (DLC) • Young Link (DLC)|
|Boss Mode||Ganon • Cucco|
|Legends||Linkle • Toon Link • Tetra • King of Hyrule • Skull Kid • Medli (DLC) • Marin (DLC) • Toon Zelda (DLC) • Ravio (DLC) • Yuga (DLC)|
|Age of Calamity||Link • Princess Zelda • Revali • Princess Mipha • Daruk • Urbosa • Impa • Hestu • Teba • Makeela Riju • Prince Sidon • Yunobo • Master Kohga • King Rhoam • Great Fairy • Monk Maz Koshia • Terrako • Calamity Ganon|