The Legend Begins (伝説のはじまり Densetsu no hajimari) is the first sub-chapter in the Stories of Legend and introduces the player to the features of the Stories of Legend. It features a ★★, ★★★, and ★★★★ difficulty mode.
The easiest subchapter. It introduces 3 new enemies, but all except Doge Dark (Black) are easy to deal with.
- This Chapter introduces three new enemies.
- Metal Hippoe: A weak Metal Enemy that can die from any critical hit or with Cow/Giraffe Cat spam. Has a faster attack rate than its white counterpart. First appears in Stage 2.
- St. Pigge the 2nd: A much more powerful version of Pigge that has no attack delay and much higher damage and health. First appears in Stage 4.
- Doge Dark: A faster and stronger version of Doge. It has incredible movement speed and decent damage but has mediocre health. It is the Black variant of Doge and is the second Black enemy encountered, after Assassin Bear. Appears in the last stage.
This sub-chapter has 8 stages.
- Stage 1-1: Earthshaker (大地を揺るがす, Daichi o yurugasu) - A simple level spawning regular peons. Treat it as if you were in a regular level.
- Stage 1-2: Return of Terror (あの恐怖、再び, Ano kyōfu, futatabi) - Metal Hippoe's first appearance. Spawned with other peons.
- Stage 1-3: Sunset Blues (おつかれサンセット, Otsukare sansetto) - Croco will spawn at an extremely fast pace when the base is attacked.
- Stage 1-4: Melancholy Damp (メランコリー湿地, Merankorī shitchi) - St. Pigge the 2nd's first appearance. Baa Baa and Those Guys serve as peons.
- Stage 1-5: Bouncy Park (ぷるるん広場, Pururun hiroba) - A simple level that spawns Jackie Peng as the main threat.
- Stage 1-6: Gentle Smile (愛情のまなざし, Aijō no manazashi) - Gory will start spawning at a fast pace when the base is attacked.
- Stage 1-7: Guardian of the Ranch (牧草の守護者, Bokusō no gādian) - Le'boin serves as the "boss" while being protected by Those Guys , Snache , and Doge.
- Stage 1-8: Sleeping Lion (眠れる獅子 Nemureru shishi) - Doge Dark makes its first appearance here. Several of them will come out when the base is attacked.