Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
Gamecube Hints & Cheat Codes
Hints & Cheat Codes
Lure the final boss\'s final form with the fishing pole:
The true final boss of this game can be distraced by the fishing rod. Just cast it out while Z-Targeting him and his head will turn to look at the lure. Quickly put away the fishing pole and get in a few quick attacks.
You need to be able to get to the City in the Sky. At whenever time you go there, when you come back, it will always be daytime.
Worms for fishing:
If you go into the fishing hole behind the sign at the very entrance there will 3 little mounds of dirt.
Turn into the wolf and dig these up, earth worms will appear, scoop them up in an empty bottle and use them as bait for your fishing hook to make fishing extra easy!
Easily discover Heart Pieces:
To easily find the locations of all Heart Pieces, go to Fanadi\'s Palace in Hyrule Castle Town and pay her 10 Rupees for a Love fortune. You will then see an area in the game that will contain a Heart Piece around it, obtainable in some fashion. You can keep paying her to show you other locations, but she will sometimes repeat the same location a few times over.
Unlock Special-Edition Rollgoal:
If you visit the Fishing Hole in Upper Zora\'s River, there\'s a mini game Hena will let you play for 5 Rupees called Rollgoal. If you make it past 1-8, you\'ll be rewarded with the Frog Lure. However, if you keep going and beat the entire thing, up to and including 8-8, you\'ll be able to play the special-edition version of Rollgoal. You can choose any level, the cost is free, the time limit is raised to 4:00:00, and you cannot win any Rupees. Also, as an added bonus, once you beat 8-8, Hena will fill your wallet completely!
After locating the Gerudo Mesa and Cave of Ordeals in the Gerudo desert, you are able to unlock fairies and later Great Fairies at each spring around Hyrule. Smaller fairies can be bottled, restore 8 hearts when used, or when you run out of hearts. Great Fairies will give you a bottle full of Great Fairy Tears, which heal you full and temporarily boost your attack, provided you have an empty bottle and no Tears in your inventory already.
Both have an infinite supply once unlocked:
- Fairies in the Ordon Spring Complete 10 rooms in the Cave of Ordeals
- Fairies in the Faron Spring Complete 20 rooms in the Cave of Ordeals
- Fairies in the Eldin Spring Complete 30 rooms in the Cave of Ordeals
- Fairies in the Lanayru Spring Complete 40 rooms in the Cave of Ordeals
- Great Fairies in all springs Complete 50 rooms in the Cave of Ordeals
Malo Mart-Castle Branch and Magic Armor:
After donating 1000 rupees and completing the hot springwater sidequest, donate 2000 more rupees to Malo Mart. A new Malo Mart will open in Castle Town and magic armor will be available for purchase there. The amount owed can be reduced (see Secrets section below).
You can unlock certain rewards for returning Poes back to Jovani.
- Bottle W/ Fairy Tears Bring back 20 Poe Souls to Jovani.
- 200 Rupees (talk to him again for another 200) Bring back 60 Poe Souls to Jovani.
Bomb Bag Upgrades:
There are 3 bomb bags to obtain and 1 capacity upgrade that affects all 3 bags.
- Bomb Bag 1 Purchace from Barnes Bomb Shop in Kakariko after 2nd temple.
- Bomb Bag 2 Free the goron from the giant lava rock located underwater in zoras domain.
- Bomb Bag 3 Destroy the rock barriers for the River Canoe mini-game owner.
- Bomb Bag Capacity Upgrade (Double) Score 25 points or more on the River Canoe Mini-Game.
To upgrade you arrow capacity, you need to play the \"STAR\" game located in the large tent in Southeast Hyrule Castle Town.
- Giant Quiver (100 Arrows) Beat \"STAR\" game lvl. 2 .(Double Clawshot Required)
- Big Quiver (60 Arrows) Beat \"STAR\" game lvl. 1. (Clawshot Required)
To upgrade your wallet size to carry more rupees, you need to catch Golden bugs for Agatha in Hyrule Castle Town.
- Big Wallet Give Agatha 1 Golden Bug
- Giant Wallet Give Agatha all 24 Golden Bugs
Donate 1000 rupees to Goron inside the Malo Mart in Kakariko Village (you must progress past the third dungeon beforehand). Talk to the old Goron outside the shop and complete the quest he offers. Once completed, the second donation amount will be reduced from 2000 to 200 rupees.
Magnetic Ceiling Glitch:
This can be done wherever there is a magnetic ceiling, such as the first one encountered in Death Mountain Mines.
First equip the boots to the D-pad but don\'t put them on. Go under the magnetic field and equip the boots. In mid flight up to the ceiling press the - button and put an item where the iron boots were on the D-pad, and make sure the Iron boots are not anywhere on the D-Pad. Unpause the game and finish flying onto the ceiling. You should be on the ceiling with the Iron boots off and you will stay there and be able to walk faster.
To get down walk off the magnetic part of the ceiling or equip and unepuip the Iron Boots.
To obtain the Sinker Lure you must first catch a Hylain Pike, Hyrule Bass, and a Ordon Catfish in the fishing hole area with the lure rod. After you have caught one of each you go to the south east corner of the water closest to the house and take out your Fishing Rod(bobber) with the coral earring hook. After that you will catch the Sinker Lure. Make sure Hena doesn\'t see you use it or she will take it away.