September 2nd, 2019 💤 Wiki Weekly #22! 🛌

We're less than 3 weeks away from the release of Link's Awakening for Nintendo Switch!
Let's contribute on pages related to that! Take a look!

Latest Announcements

Iron Ball

From Zelda Wiki, the Zelda encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Pair Kinstones.png
It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Ball.

Discuss this on the article's talk page.

Iron Ball
BotW Iron Ball Model.png
Iron Ball from Breath of the Wild
Other Media
Habitat(s)Ancient Shrines
Effective Weapon(s)Boomerang (TLoZGW)

Iron Balls are recurring traps in The Legend of Zelda series.


Breath of the Wild

In Breath of the Wild, Iron Balls can be found inside Ancient Shrines. They appear rolling down ramps and can damage Link on contact or by pushing him into the void. Link can stop their movement with Stasis. By using Magnesis, Link can move the Iron Ball around and use it as protection from incoming Boulders.

Non-Canon Appearances

The Legend of Zelda Game Watch

Iron Ball GW.png

In The Legend of Zelda Game Watch, Iron Balls can be found in dungeons. They can only be defeated with the Boomerang. Once they are defeated, Link can obtain the Sword required to defeat Bats.

See Also