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A Hyu from A Link Between Worlds
Other Media
Village of Outcasts (ALttP)
Skeleton Forest (ALttP)
Thieves' Town (ALBW)
Skull Woods Region (ALBW)
Effective Weapon(s)Sword

Hyu are recurring enemies in The Legend of Zelda series.[1]


A Link to the Past


In A Link to the Past, Hyu can be found in the Village of Outcasts, Skeleton Forest, and by the Graveyard. They float around but do not directly move towards Link; however, they cause damage to Link if touched.

A Link Between Worlds

In A Link Between Worlds, Hyu are found in Thieves' Town, the Skull Woods Region, and the Treacherous Tower. Inside the Tower, eight Hyu appear in the Advanced Tower on the 6th floor after defeating four Poes.

Other Appearances

Ancient Stone Tablets

In Ancient Stone Tablets, Hyu appear in the Graveyard near the Sanctuary when pushing certain tombstones. Once summoned, they fly sporadically around the area.


TMC Forest Minish Artwork.png Names in Other Regions TMC Jabber Nut Sprite.png
Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese ヒュー (Hyu) Japanese onamatopeia for a cold, lonely wind.


See Also


  1. "HYU" (Art & Artifacts (Dark Horse Books), pg. 390 (ALttP&FS))