Snapper (Turtle)

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Snappers are Enemies in Majora's Mask.[1]

Characteristics

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Majora's Mask 3D
Tatl says:

It's a Snapper! These things never expose the weak part of their body!

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Majora's Mask

It's a Snapper! The way these things move, they never expose the weak part of their body!

Snappers are turtle-like enemies found in Woodfall Temple and the Woods of Mystery. Their shells provide them with great defense, leaving only their underbellies as their weak spots. They can be beaten with several strategies, including launching from a Deku Flower while as Deku Link to hit them from beneath, flipping them over with Goron Link's punches, or by using a Bomb to blast away their defenses.

Gekko, the Mini-Boss of the Woodfall Temple, rides a giant Snapper. After knocking him off his Snapper, Link must shoot him with the Hero's Bow as he crawls across the ceiling.

Nomenclature

Names in Other Regions
LanguageNamesMeanings
The Italian Republic
Italian
  • Snapper (Cavalcatura) (MM)[3]
  • Trottoruga (MM3D)[2]
  • Snapper (Mount)
  • Portmanteau of trottola (dreidel) and tartaruga (turtle)
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See Also

References

  1. Encyclopedia, Dark Horse Books, pg. 205
  2. "Ecco una trottoruga!" — Tatl (Majora's Mask 3D, Italian localization)
  3. Enciclopedia di Hyrule, Magazzini Salani, pg. 205