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Scissors Beetle

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Scissor Beetle
Habitat(s)Minish-sized areas
Effective Weapon(s)Sword

The Scissors Beetle is a dangerous enemy for Minish-sized beings.


Their huge mandibles act like a shield, and can be thrown like a boomerang. They don't move when they throw their mandibles to attack, so Link can use the opportunity to get behind them.

Scissors Beetle (Figurine from The Minish Cap)
TMC Scissors Beetle Figurine Sprite.png
Appears in Minish roads & dungeons. These monsters have sharp mandibles. Hit them when they shoot these away. Avoid their attacks to get in close.


TMC Forest Minish Artwork.png Names in Other Regions TMC Jabber Nut Sprite.gif
Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese はさみクワガタ (Hasami Kuwagata) Pincer Beetle
French Republic FrenchEU Scarabée-ciseaux
Italian Republic Italian Cervo volante
Kingdom of Spain SpanishEU Ciervo volador Lucanus cervus