NES, GameCube, Wii Classic
Enemy drops are provided for every sixth enemy kill. Instead of
earning the usual experience point amount for the sixth consecutive
enemy kill that you perform, a potion or point bag will fall to the
ground for Link to collect.
Link must duck down and stab these items with his sword in order to
||Collect the blue potion to restore 16 magic points, the
equivalent of one block of his magic
||The red potion is capable of restoring 128 magic points (8
blocks of the meter). This means if you have less than 8 blocks in
your magic meter, you can cast a spell and still potentially fill
your magic meter. Red Potions can also be found by striking certain
statues with your sword.
||Point Bags will automatically
provide Link with a set number of experience points. Basic enemies
drop Point Bags that are worth 50
experience points, while stronger enemies may drop 200 Point Bags.
Bags with even more points can be found in set locations around
||Possession of these keys is required to completely navigate
through each of the six palaces. Any normal key can be used to open
any door, but only once.
||Link starts his quest with four heart containers. There are
four other hidden Heart Containers throughout Hyrule. Each one of
these extends Link's health meter by one further block.
||Just like Heart containers, Link starts his quest with four
magic containers. Upon his quest, he can come across another four,
which are hidden throughout Hyrule.
||These extremely rare items can extend
Link's chances by one life. Finding them is extremely helpful. But
you can only collect them once.
In order to obtain help from certain townsfolk, Link must
perform quests that will aid them before they will return the favor
and be of aid to him.
||A woman in Ruto
town complains of having a precious family statue stolen from
them. it has been taken to a cave in the desert
to the north of the North Palace where Princess Zelda
||A mother who lives in the port town of
Mido by the cemetery is desperate for someone to help cure her
son's illness. Only a special vial of Medicine hidden away in a
swamp cave whose entrance is blocked by a large boulder can help
||Another mother in the mountain town
of Darunia had her child kidnapped and stolen away from her.
You must discover the child's location on Maze
Island and reunite him with the mother.
Unless otherwise specified, the use of these items is
||Before Link obtains the candle, he will find caves dark and
dangerous, with enemies concealed by the darkness. This item can be
found in Parapa Palace.
||Many large boulders block roads and cave entrances throughout
Hyrule. Only the might of the hammer can smash through these
boulders and give Link a chance to explore what lies beyond. It can
also cut down trees and reveal hidden secrets. The Hammer is hidden
away in the depths of Death Mountain. To use it, press when standing in front of a
boulder or a patch of trees on the overworld map screen.
||With the strength of the power glove added to his sword hand,
Link gains the ability to smash through certain kinds of blocks
that can be found throughout palaces. This glove can be found in
||The main land of Hyrule only contains the first half of Link's
quest. After completing the Island Palace, which is where the Raft
can be found, he must travel across the sea to another continent to
complete his mission.
||Not all of the palaces in Hyrule can be reached by natural
means. One palace is far out in the ocean, and there is no dock
from which to launch a raft. The magic boots found in the Labyrinth
Palace give Link the ability to walk over certain parts of the
||Link must reach the southern Kasuto regions of
Hyrule to complete his quest, but a large monster blocks the
mountain path. No weapon will give Link the ability to defeat him;
but only the dulcet tones of the Flute can calm the savage River
Devil. The Flute is obtained from the Ocean Palace. To use it,
press when standing on the overworld
||One of the sacred treasures of
the Hidden City of Kasuto. Once link obtains this item, all palace
doors requiring keys can now be opened with this single item.
||The treasure of the 6th palace of Hyrule. It grants Link the
power to see the invisible Moa which haunt many
regions of southern Hyrule.