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The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening (and the colorized DX edition for Game Boy Color) are the first Zelda games for the Game Boy line of handheld consoles. In it Link finds himself shipwrecked on Koholint Island and must fight off nightmares to wake the Wind Fish.

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How can I get rich quick?

So, I need a bow. Problem is, I am poorer than I would like, by about 300 rupees. How can I get that money quickly and easily? Cutting stuff down and digging takes forever for very little profit. How ...
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Where is the Face key?

After wandering for forever, I finally found the Face Shrine. Problem is, to get in, I need a key I don't apparently have. How do I get the Face key?
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I got an extra key in Key Cavern

I'm already in the Nightmare's Lair and I have an extra key in my inventory. I checked the map and every square in it and I couldn't find anything that I may use the key for. Is there a secret place ...
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Carrying too many items to hold Magic Powder

I traded my shovel for the boomerang in links awakening, then I bought another shovel from the store. Long story short, I have too many items and no longer can carry magic powder, so the final boss ...
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Is the 3DS version of “Link's Awakening” identical to the original?

I've heard numerous interviews with Miyamoto stating that he'd love to see Link to the Past on the 3DS with 3D. As well it's my understanding that a few games on the 3DS Virtual Console (Excitebike?) ...
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Where is the Nightmare's key in Catfish's Maw?

I have completed everything I can think of, and my map shows no more rooms with Chests in, yet I do not have the Nightmare's key. Where is it in this dungeon?
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Where do I get the Bow?

I was in Catfish's Maw, and noticed a few places with bunches of arrows floating in the air (so you can grab them using the Roc's Feather). Problem is, I have no use for them because I don't have a ...
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I am being haunted! What do I do?

So apparently I have a ghost following me now that makes really annoying noises every time I enter a new area. Ulira just tells me to take it where it wants to go, but that is NO HELP because as far ...
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Does the e-shop version of Link's Awakening have the Color Dungeon?

The first time I played Link's Awakening, I played the DX version for Game Boy Color, which had the "Color Dungeon", which awards you with a choice of one of two different stat-boosting tunics if you ...
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A key fell into a hole. How do I get it?

I need one more small key in the Angler's Tunnel. I vaguely recall one falling into a hole earlier on, but I don't remember where it happened. Which room is this key in? What do I need to do to get ...
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I need explosives! Where can I get them?

I am currently working through the Angler's Tunnel, and apparently need more bombs than I currently possess. Is there a nearby place to get them? Or do I have to haul my butt all the way back to Mabe ...
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How do I get to the desert?

I know I need the Angler Key from the desert, but beyond that, I am stumped. I haven't even figured out how to get to the desert, much less the key. Ulira has told me the desert is in the southeast ...
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Can you get rid of the title as “THIEF”?

There is a shop in the starting area on the island of Koholint, and if you are fast enough to dance around the shopkeeper, you can steal from him. Once you steal from him, though, your title in the ...
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How do I beat the Key Cavern boss?

I finally made it to the end of the Key Cavern, but the boss is giving me a lot of trouble and I have died a lot of times so far. How do I beat him? What are some strategies (beyond just what I need ...
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How do I stop the Pairodd from killing me?

I am in the Key Cavern and am trying to kill a pair of Pairodd. Problem is, they keep killing me before I can kill them, and I would really like for that to stop. How do I kill them? For reference, ...
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Where is the castle?

I was told by a man to go to the castle and search it for the Golden Leaves that he lost there. Problem is, I cannot find the castle. I have been wandering around in circles for a while now, and it ...
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Do I get anything for filling the Photo Album?

There is a photo album that chronicles my journey, inside the camera shop. Apparently I need 12 pictures to fill it. Do I get anything for filling the album with pictures (other than a whole bunch ...
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How do I kill Pols Voices?

The Pols Voices I am encountering in the Bottle Grotto seem to be pretty immune to damage. Sword strikes won't kill them, and I don't really have anything else that I can use, it being so early in the ...
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Where is Madam MeowMeow's BowWow dog?

I can't leave the town and go towards the beach, or the small children stop me and tell me how terrible the Moblin attack was, and mot other directions require me to lift rocks, which I cannot do. ...
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What do the Secret Seashells do?

In Link's Awakening, sometimes I come across Secret Seashells, and the text that pops up says that if I collect a lot of them, something good is bound to happen. what will happen if I collect enough? ...
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What's the point of the bombable caves with golden statues?

This has to be the third or fourth such room in the game. This particular room is deep within an area that can only be reached with the rooster. I imagine that if I can do something here, I ...
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What items will the goriya by the shore accept in exchange for the boomerang?

Hooray! But I had to trade the shovel for it. That's two hundred rupees gone, if the store by the starting village even has one more to sell that is. What else can I give in exchange?
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How can I get the larger fish by the shore?

In the fishing minigame of Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening, you pay 10 rupees to play, get 5 back if you catch a small fish (net loss of 5) and get 20 if you catch a large fish (net gain of 10). ...