Enemies

Contents

A

Anubis

Appearance: Snake
Resides: Spirit Temple
Attack: Fireball
Kill with: Fire Arrows
Navi says…
“It’s vulnerable to fire attacks…”

Armos

Appearance: Statue - Monster
Resides: Spirit Temple, Dodongo’s Cavern
Attack: Touching him hurts you, but he bounces around
Kill with: Bombs
Navi says…
“Stop its movement and then destroy it!”

B

Bari

Appearance: Floating Jellyfish
Resides: Jabu Jabu’s Belly
Attack: Electrical arms
Kill with: Boomerang or Fairy Slingshot - Will split into Biri (see below)
Navi says…
“If you touch it, you will be electrocuted!”

Beamos

Appearance: Statue - Rotating Eye
Resides: Spirit Temple, Dodongo’s Cavern, Ganon’s Castle
Attack: Tracking Laser Beam
Kill with: Bombs
Navi says…
“Watch out for its searching beam! I bet it doesn’t like to get smoke in its eye!”

Biri

Appearance: Floating Jellyfish
Resides: Jabu Jabu’s Belly
Attack: Electrical body
Kill with: Boomerang or Fairy Slingshot
Navi says…
“If you touch it, you will be electrocuted!”

Blue Bubble

Appearance: Floating Skull In Blue Fire
Resides: Forest Temple
Attack: Touching it will hurt you.
Kill with: To extinguish the flames, hit it with your shield, then attack it with your Master Sword.
Navi says…
“Use your shield!”

Blue Tektite

Appearance: Giant Blue Spider
Resides: Lake Hylia and Water Temple
Attack: Touching it will hurt you, it jumps after you
Kill with: Fairy Bow, or lure it onto dry land and use your sword
Navi says…
“It’s hard to beat on the water, lure it on to the land!”

Business Scrub

Appearance: Wooden Plant
Resides: Inside The Deku Tree, Sacred Forest Meadow, The Lost Woods, Underground across Hyrule.
Attack: Shoots Deku Nuts
Kill with: Hold up your shield to repel the Deku Nuts he shoots back at him
Navi says…
“If you get close to it, it will hide in the grass…!”

D

Deku Baba

Appearance: Piranha Plant
Resides: Forest Temple, Kokiri Forest and Inside The Deku Tree
Attack: Touching it will harm you
Kill with: Deku Stick, Sword
Navi says…
“Though it looks withered, it will hurt if you touch it!”

Deku Scrubs

Appearance: Wooden Plant
Resides: Inside The Deku Tree, Sacred Forest Meadow, The Lost Woods, Underground across Hyrule.
Attack: Shoots Deku Nuts
Kill with: Hold up your shield to repel the Deku Nuts he shoots back at him
Navi says…
“If you get close to it, it will hide in the grass…”

Dinalfo

Appearance: Large Armoured Lizard
Resides: Ganon’s Castle
Attack: Puts up good swordplay, and can jump over you
Kill with: Block attacks with sword, then strike back immediately
Navi says…
“Use your shield well and fight with Z-targeting techniques!”

Dodongo

Appearance: Small Dinosaur
Resides: Dodongo’s Cavern
Attack: Breathes fire
Kill with: Bombs
Navi says…
“Watch out for its fiery breath!”

Dodongo Larva

Appearance: Small Dinosaur
Resides: Dodongo’s Cavern
Attack: Chases after you, and when he touches you it hurts. Explodes after you kill it
Kill with: Kill him with your sword, then run away
Navi says…
“Watch out for its leaping attack! It will explode when defeated.”

F

Floormaster

Appearance: Cyclops Hand
Resides: Forest Temple, Spirit Temple, Shadow Temple
Attack: Grabs you and takes you out of the room
Kill with: Din’s Fire, then shoot the smaller ones with arrows
Navi says…
“Quickly kill all the small hands before they join back up!”

Freezard

Appearance: Blob
Resides: Ice Cavern, Ganon’s Castle
Attack: Breathes ice
Kill with: Get out of the way of the ice breath, then attack with sword
Navi says…
“Watch out for its freezing breath! Destroy it completely before it revives.”

G

Gerudo Guard

Appearance: Gerudo Woman
Resides: Gerudo Fortress Jails
Attack: Dual Scythes
Kill with: Block scythes with shield and then strike back with your sword
Navi says…
“Draw her close and strike her when her guard is down! If you don’t defeat her, you’ll be captured!”

Ghoma Larva

Appearance: Cyclops Spider
Resides: Inside The Deku Tree
Attack: Pounces, touching it will hurt you
Kill with: Dodge its pounce and strike with your sword
Navi says…
“Look out when it gets ready to pounce!”

Gibdo

Appearance: Mummy
Resides: Down The Well, Shadow Temple, Ganon’s Castle
Attack: Paralyzing gaze, then it jumps on you and spas your strength.
Kill with: Sun’s Song to paralyze them, then use your sword to finish them off
Navi says…
“Its gaze will paralyze you. If it bites you, tap any button to escape!”

Green Bubble

Appearance: Floating Skull In Green Fire
Resides: Forest Temple, Down The Well, Spirit Temple, Ganon’s Castle
Attack: Touching it will hurt you.
Kill with: Sword
Navi says…
“Wait for the flames to go out, then attack!”

Guay

Appearance: Purple Crow
Resides: Lon Lon Ranch and Lake Hylia
Attack: Touching it will hurt you, but it dive bombs you
Kill with: Fairy Bow, Fairy Slingshot, Sword
Navi says…
“Destroy it before it flies into you!!”

I

Ice Keese

Appearance: Bat In Blue Flames
Resides: Ganon’s Castle, Ice Cavern
Attack: Dive bombs you, on contact freezes you
Kill with: Fairy Bow
Navi says…
“When you get close to it, Z-targeting. Even if it flies away, you can still target it.”

K

Keese

Appearance: Bat
Resides: Shadow Temple, Spirit Temple, Ganon’s Castle, Fire Temple, Dodongo’s Cavern
Attack: Dive bombs, but hurts on contact
Kill with: Fairy Bow
Navi says…
“When you get close to it, Z-targeting. Even if it flies away, you can still target it.”

L

Leever

Appearance: Blob
Resides: Desert Colossus, Haunted Wasteland
Attack: Hurts on contact
Kill with: Don’t, unless you have to. If you do have to, use Din’s Fire
Navi says…
“Watch is movements closely and let it go by!”

Like Like

Appearance: Pulsating, Elongating Goo
Resides: Water Temple, Shadow Temple, Fire Temple, Spirit Temple, Ganon’s Castle
Attack: When you get close, it leans over and sucks you in, spitting you out without a tunic or shield.
Kill with: Fairy Bow
Navi says…
“And enemy that eats shields and certain clothes. Beat it quickly to get your gear back!”

Lizalfo

Appearance: Large Armoured Lizard
Resides: Dodongo’s Castle
Attack: Puts up good swordplay
Kill with: Block attacks with sword, then strike back immediately
Navi says…
“Use your shield well and fight with Z-targeting techniques!”

M

Mad Scrub

Appearance: Wooden Autumn Planet
Resides: Sacred Forest Meadow
Attack: Fires Deku Nuts
Kill with: Repel the Deku Nuts back at it with your shield, then chase it down, and slash it with your sword.
Navi says…
“If you get close to it, it will hide in the grass…”

Moblin

Appearance: Giant Hairless Armoured Bear
Resides: Sacred Forest Meadow
Attack: Either spear or club
Kill with:
Spear Moblins: Make sure they don’t see you, wait for them to turn around and shoot him in the back with a Fairy Bow.
Club Moblins: Dodge the shockwaves while running up to him. Once behind him, start attacking with your sword.
Navi says…
Nothing. Odd.

O

Octorok

Appearance: Purple Octopus
Resides: Lake Hylia, Zora’s River, Zora’s Domain, Jabu Jabu’s Belly
Attack: Fires Deku Seeds at you
Kill with: Repel the Deku Seeds back at him when he pops out of the water with your shield. Keep back so he doesn’t hide before the Seed hits him.
Navi says…
“Bounce back the rocks they spit at you!”

P

Parasitic Tentacle

Appearance: Tentacle
Resides: Jabu Jabu’s Belly
Attack: Swings around the room and hits you
Kill with: Lock on and through a boomerang at it
Navi says…
“The thin part is its weakspot. Looks like you’ll need a certain item to defeat it…”

Peahat

Appearance: Brown Wind Bags With Blades
Resides: Hyrule Field
Attack: Chases you with Spinning Blades
Kill with: Z-Target the base of it while running away, use Fairy Bow and Fairy Slingshot
Navi says…
“Its weak point is its roots!”

Poe

Appearance: Ghost
Resides: Graveyard, Hyrule Field
Attack: Either Fire Rings or just contact with you
Kill with: For the Fire Poes, avoid the fire rings and shoot with arrows. For the normal poes, just shoot with arrows. Do this in first person as Z-Targeting causes them to disappear
Navi says…
“If you stare at it with Z-Targeting it will disappear…”

R

Red Bubble

Appearance: Floating Skull In Red Fire
Resides: Shadow Temple, Spirit Temple, Fire Temple
Attack: Chases you. Contact harms you
Kill with: Guard against their attack with your shield, but I wouldn’t bother trying to kill it as they’re so fast
Navi says…
“Guard against its attack with your shield!”

Red Tektite

Appearance: Giant Red Spider
Resides: Death Mountain Trail
Attack: Touching it will hurt you, it jumps after you
Kill with: Fairy Bow, Sword
Navi says…
“Lock onto it as it jumps with Z-Targeting!”

ReDead

Appearance: Zombie
Resides: Down The Well, Shadow Temple, Ganon’s Castle
Attack: Can paralyse you, then latch onto you and sap energy
Kill with: Stun them first with Sun’s Song and then beat them with your sword
Navi says…
“Its gaze will paralyse you. If it bites you, tap any button to escape!”

S

Shalom

Appearance: Bubble
Resides: Jabu Jabu’s Belly
Attack: Moves into you, hurts on contact
Kill with: Deku Nuts
Navi says…
“If you try to cut it, it will bounce off your blade!”

Shell Blade

Appearance: Bubble
Resides: Water Temple
Attack: Spikes
Kill with: Shoot the Hookshot at the Shell Blade’s inner muscle.
Navi says…
“The internal muscle is its weak point!”

Skull Kid

Appearance: Duck Humanoid
Resides: Lost Woods
Attack: Dart Gun
Kill with: Either move towards him, or fire with a slingshot or bow
Navi says…
As child: “A Skull Kid… Maybe this is what you turn into when you enter the Lost Woods?”
As adult: “Is this what happens to children who wander into the forest? I looks like he doesn’t like grown-ups.”

(Giant) Skulltula

Appearance: Giant Spider
Resides: Zora’s Fountain
Attack: Drops down onto you, spins around
Kill with: Wait for it to spin around, exposing its brown side, then slash it with your sword
Navi says…
“Its soft belly is its weak point!”

Skullwalltula

Appearance: Small Spider
Resides: Inside The Deku Tree, Dodongo’s Cavern, Forest Temple, Ganon’s Castle, Spirit Temple
Attack: If it sees you, it turns purple and chases you. If you are climbing a wall it will knock you off
Kill with: When on the ground, pick them off with either the Fairy Bow or the Slingshot
Navi says…
“Be careful not to touch it!”

Spike

Appearance: Rock
Resides: Water Temple
Attack: If it is disturbed, it shoots out spikes
Kill with: Use the Hookshot to shoot it when its spikes are away.
Navi says…
“Aim for it when it retracts its spikes!”

Stalchild

Appearance: Skeleton
Resides: Hyrule Field
Attack: Attacks in packs, then hits you
Kill with: Sword
Navi says…
“Don’t be afraid of the Stalchild, just attack it repeatedly!”

Stalfos

Appearance: Armoured Skeleton
Resides: Forest Temple, Shadow Temple, Spirit Temple, Ganon’s Castle
Attack: They have a sword and shield
Kill with: Sword. Defend an attack by them, then strike back quickly
Navi says…
“Lure it close to you and watch its movements carefully! Attack it when it drops its guard!”

Stinger

Appearance: Little Sting Rays
Resides: Jabu Jabu’s Belly, Water Temple
Attack: They jump out of the water and injure on contact
Kill with: Stun them with Deku Nuts, and then attack with sword
Navi says…
“Destroy it before it flies into you!”

T

Tailpasaran

Appearance: Electrical Worm
Resides: Jabu Jabu’s Belly
Attack: Injures upon contact
Kill with: Don’t, just run unless you are prepared to use Din’s Fire on it
Navi says…
“Its tail is its weak point!”

Torch Slug

Appearance: Slug on Fire
Resides: Spirit Temple, Ganon’ Castle
Attack: Injures upon contact
Kill with: Hit it twice with your sword
Navi says…
“When the fire on its back is extinguished, it will run away. Destroy it before it relights!”

W

Wallmaster

Appearance: Giant Hand
Resides: Forest Temple, Shadow Temple, Spirit Temple, Ganon’s Castle
Attack: Grabs you and takes you to the beginning of the level
Kill with: When you see its shadow, run. As it descends to the spot you just left, hit it with your sword.
Navi says…
“Watch for the shadows of the monsters on the ceiling!”

White Bubble

Appearance: Floating Skull
Resides: Spirit Temple
Attack: Charges at you
Kill with: Defend yourself with your shield until it slows down and then attack it with your sword.
Navi says…
“Wait for it to stop, and then attack!”

(White) Wolfos

Appearance: (White) Wolf
Resides: Ice Cavern, Forest Temple, Sacred Forest Meadow, Spirit Temple, Canon’s Castle
Attack: Swipes at you with its paws
Kill with: When it swipes, block the attack with your shield. Then, strike back with your sword.
Navi says…
“Lure it close and watch its movements, then strike when it lets its guard down!”

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