Link's Awakening Heart Locations

Be Hale and Hearty: If you find every Piece of Heart, you can add three extra Heart Containers to your Heart Meter. you start with three Heart Containers and add one every time you defeat a Nightmare, so if you add the tree extras, you can finish with a total of 14. In all there are 12 Pieces of Heart to find.

1. Mabe Village: After you retrieve your Sword, return to Mabe Village, cut the center bush down and jump into the well.
2. The Fishing Pond: Try your hand at fishing in the pond North of Madame MeowMeow's. The Heart Piece is in a big fish.
3. Koholint Prairie: This piece is in plain sight but you need the Roc's Feather to get it. Equip the Feather and jump over to it.
4. Mysterious Forest: Take the path that you used to find the Sleepy Toadstool and use the Power Bracelet to move the skull.
5. Ukuku Prarie: Use a bomb to open this secret cave, then use the Pegasus Boots inside to clooect the Piece of Heart.
6. Yarna Desert: Bomb through the wall behind the Owl, then enter and go up and over to bomb again.
7. Kanalet Castle: Take the steps behind the Castle into the water, then swim around to north-west corner and dive in this area.
8. Tal Tal Heights: Go right from the key hole and jump into the water. Swim up into the cave and dive to find the Heart.
9. Animal Village: Take the path outside the fence. Bomb the wall then enter and use the Hook Shot to reach the Piece of Heart.
10. Cemetery: Go to the Cemetery and push the Tombstone on the right up. Enter the secret passage to find the Piece of Heart (You can jump sideways -no hookshot needed)
11. Eastern Tal Tal Mountains: Cross the rope bridges to this point. move the boulder and take the stairs to find the Piece of Heart.
12. Western Tal Tal Mountains: This one's a piece of cake -- simply climb the stairs and claim your Piece of Heart.

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