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Poison Mite

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Poison Mite
Poison Mite.png
Game(s)
Habitat(s)Arbiter's Grounds
Effective Weapon(s)Spin Attack
Lantern
Bombs

Poison Mite are enemies in Twilight Princess.[1] They are small insects similar in appearance to a scarab beetle.

Characteristics

Found only in the Arbiter's Grounds, Poison Mites crawl over Link in swarms, slowing him down. They can be killed with the Spin Attack. They also can be kept at bay with the Lantern lit, causing them to form a circle around Link. They usually appear near quicksand in an attempt to drag him down faster.

Despite their name, they are not poisonous, and cause no damage to Link.

Trivia

  • Poison Mites bear similar traits with Morths.

Nomenclature

TMC Forest Minish Artwork.png Names in Other Regions TMC Jabber Nut Sprite.png
Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese 毒ムイ (Doku Mui) Poison Mite
Italian Republic Italian Acaro velenoso Same as English name

Gallery

References

  1. Encyclopedia (Dark Horse Books), pg. 198