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Molduga

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Molduga
BotW Molduga Model.png
Game(s)
Habitat(s)Toruma Dunes
Southern Oasis
North Dragon's Exile
Arbiter's Grounds
Health1,500
Weakness(es)Bombs
Bomb Arrows
Reward(s)Molduga Fins
Molduga Guts

Molduga is an Overworld Boss in Breath of the Wild.

Characteristics

Hyrule Compendium Entry

149 (154) Molduga
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Description
This massive monster swims beneath the desert's sand. It spends most of its time submerged, but if it senses sound, it will breach the surface to feast on whatever it can grab. Running around carelessly can be dangerous if you suspect there may be one in the area.
Common Locations
Gerudo Desert
Recoverable Materials
Molduga Fin Molduga Guts

Molduga is a giant sand monster that can be found in four locations in Gerudo Desert. It resembles a four-legged fish and lurks below the sand, patrolling its territory in search of prey. Once it becomes aware of Link's presence, it will barrel towards Link and attempt to ram into him. Molduga can be fought while Shield Surfing with the help of a Sand Seal. It can also be fought by detonating Remote Bombs or shooting Bomb Arrows near it. This will cause Molduga to fly out of the sand, stunned, and vulnerable to Link's attacks. If Link is especially quick, he can stun Molduga as soon as the monster recovers.

When defeated, it drops one or two Treasure Chests containing various weapons, Molduga Fins, and Molduga Guts. Link must collect Molduga Guts in order to complete the "Medicinal Molduga" Side Quest. After completing the "Defeat Ganon" Main Quest, Kilton will give Link a Medal of Honor for defeating all four Moldugas.

Nomenclature

TMC Forest Minish Artwork.png Names in Other Regions TMC Jabber Nut Sprite.gif
Language Name
Japan Japanese モルドラジーク (Morudorajīku)
French Republic FrenchEU Moldarquor
Italian Republic Italian Molgera
Community of Latin American and Caribbean States SpanishLA Moldora

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See Also

The Legend of ZeldaThe Adventure of LinkA Link to the PastLink's AwakeningOcarina of TimeMajora's MaskOracle of AgesOracle of SeasonsFour SwordsThe Wind WakerFour Swords AdventuresThe Minish CapTwilight PrincessPhantom HourglassSpirit TracksSkyward SwordA Link Between WorldsTri Force HeroesBreath of the Wild