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A Popo from A Link Between Worlds
Other Media

Popo are recurring enemies in The Legend of Zelda series.[2]


Popo are sentient masses of tentacles that move along the ground and will harm Link if he touches them. Their movement is shambling and without specific direction. Popo will not actively seek Link out and will often move in a different direction entirely. They appear in large swarms on occasion. Popo can easily be defeated with a single hit of most weapons, and often leave behind Rupees.

A Link Between Worlds

Popo home in on Link and follow him when he gets close to them in A Link Between Worlds. Red Popo, appearing only in Turtle Rock, have more health and deal more damage.

Other Appearances

Ancient Stone Tablets


  • Popo are erroneously called Leevers in the Top Secrets booklet packaged with A Link to the Past.[citation needed]


TMC Forest Minish Artwork.png Names in Other Regions TMC Jabber Nut Sprite.png
Language Name
Japan Japanese ポポ (Popo)
Federal Republic of Germany German Popo



  1. "Red Popo have more health and deal more damage than regular ones." (Encyclopedia (Dark Horse Books), pg. 199)
  2. "Popo" (Encyclopedia (Dark Horse Books), pg. 199)