Swamp Palace (A Link Between Worlds)

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Swamp Palace
Swamp-Palace.png
Entrance to the Swamp Palace
Location(s) South Lorule
Game(s) A Link Between Worlds
Mini-boss(es) Gigabari
Boss(es) Arrghus
Element(s)
Water
Theme Music File:Swamp Palace The Legend of Zelda A Link Between Worlds.ogg

The Swamp Palace is a dungeon in A Link Between Worlds, located in Southern Lorule's Plains of Ruin. It is Lorule's counterpart to the unnamed shrine in Hyrule's Great Swamp, as well as the Dark World's own Swamp Palace. The entrance to the dungeon is barricaded by a large boulder, which can only be destroyed by the Big Bomb Flower purchased from the scientist south of the Thieves' Town, which will also drain the water filling the dungeon's moat.

Contents

Themes and Navigation

Navigation of the Swamp Palace is based on manipulating water currents and water levels, as well as navigating through rooms filled with water. The item around which this dungeon is themed is the Hookshot, which is used to trigger switches, pull Link to distant locations, and even move floating platforms.

The dungeon's miniboss is Gigabari. Aside from taking more damage to kill, it behaves similarly to a regular Bari, and fissions into a large number of Biri when killed.

The boss is Arrghus. who fights similarly to its appearance in A Link to the Past. Defeating Arrghus frees Oren.

Items

This dungeon houses the Blue Mail, which halves all damage against Link.

Enemies and Traps

Gallery


Forest minish.png Names in Other Regions Jabber Nut MC.gif
Language Name Meaning
Japanese Japan 水のほこら (Mizu no hoko-ra) Shrine of water
Spanish Latin America Ruinas del Pantano
French Canada Palais du Marais

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