The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

Basic Controls

By
Vincent Lau
**Button** **Function**
A Perform an action (refer to in-game prompt) Advance the dialogue Merge into walls (available later) Dive into the water (with Zora’s Flippers)
B Slash with the sword Advance the dialogue Swim faster (with Zora’s Flippers)
X Use the item equipped to the X button (available later)
Y Use the item equipped to the Y button
L Dash (when you have the Pegasus Boots)
R Raise shield (when you have a shield)
SELECT Access the Item menu
START Pause the game Skip cutscene
Touch Screen View the map and select which items to equip.

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Nintendo
  • Platforms
    3DS
  • Genre
    Action Adventure
  • Guide Release
    19 December 2013
  • Last Updated
    7 December 2020
  • Guide Author
    Vincent Lau

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Released in 1992, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, introduced SNES gamers to a whole new story that took place in the kingdom of Hyrule. This handheld sequel, The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds continues this tale – while bringing some unique new elements to the fore as well as fully immersive 3D environments.

Inside Version 1.0:

  • The secrets to beating every dungeon (and boss) with incredible ease.
  • Locate all of the hidden items (such as the Pegasus Boots).
  • Find all 24 Heart Pieces (including that annoying Octoball one).
  • Rescue all 100 MaiMai's and your rewards for doing so.
  • Fully upgrade your sword with all four hidden Master Ore pieces.
  • Topple the Treacherous Tower with ease and earn those secret weapons!
  • How to use StreetPass to fight mysterious ShadowLinks!
  • Unlock the game's deepest secrets and Easter Eggs.
  • Screenshots with extra tips to give additional help.

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