Roc's Feather

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Roc's Feather
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The Roc's Feather from Four Swords Adventures
Game(s) Link's Awakening
Oracle of Ages
Oracle of Seasons
Four Swords Adventures
Use(s) Jumping
Comparable Item(s) Roc's Cape

The Roc's Feather is a recurring item in The Legend of Zelda series. It grants Link the ability to jump.

Location and Uses

Link's Awakening

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In Link's Awakening, the Roc's Feather is found inside the Tail Cave. When combined with the Pegasus Boots, it allows Link to jump over multiple holes at once.

Oracle Series

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In Oracle of Seasons, the Roc's Feather is found in the Poison Moth's Lair; however, it is later stolen from Link by the Strange Brothers. To retrieve it, the hero must follow them undetected in order to found its hidding location. In Oracle of Ages, the Roc's Feather is found in the Wing Dungeon. In both games, Link can combine the Roc's Feather with Pegasus Seeds to jump over multiple adjacent holes.

Four Swords Adventure

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In Four Swords Adventures, Roc's Feathers can be found in multiple stages. It allows the Links to jump over three holes. If the Links give the feather to a Great Fairy in order to upgrade it to Level 2, it will give them the ability to jump once more while in midair.

Trivia

  • In Link's Awakening and the Oracle games, with enough skill, Link can actually jump over two holes instead of just one. If used with the Pegasus Boots or the Pegasus Seeds, he can jump over three.[verification needed]
  • In the Hyrule Warriors series, the Roc Boots, the second tier of Linkle's Boots weapon set, are adorned with feathers resembling Roc's Feathers.

Etymology

The Roc's Feather is believed to be named after the Roc, a mythical bird of enormous size and strength.

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Language Name Meaning
Japanese Japan ロック鳥の羽根 (Rokku-chou no Hane) Roc's Feather
Spanish Spanish-speaking countries Pluma de Roc Roc's Feather
French French-speaking countries Plume de Roc Roc's Plume
German Germany Greifenfeder Griffin's Feather
Italian Italy Piuma di Roc Roc's Plume

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