It also had a great influence on me. If I would have played Majora's Mask as my first Zelda game I probably wouldn't have bought any of the others.
Honestly this is where I draw the line.
OoT is not exactly the best of all Zeldas. IT'S PEOPLE'S OPINIONS!
CC likes his MM. I like my PH. Midna loves here TWW. etc. etc. It's people's opinions and quit acting like you know OoT is the best.