List of Characters | Zelda: Link's Awakening (Switch)

This is a list of characters from The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening (Remake) for the Nintendo Switch. Read on to check information and locations for the Characters in the game.


BowWow.jpg Location: Mabe Village
The Chain Chomp guarding the house of Madam MeowMeow. You will have to rescue BowWow when he gets kidnapped after finishing Tail Cave.

Chef Bear

Chef Bear.jpg Location: Animal Village
A bear chef you can find in the house south of Animal Village. You can trade your Honeycomb for the Pineapple by talking to him.


Christine.jpg Location: Animal Village
A talking goat you will meet in Animal Village when exchanging Hibiscus for the Goat's Letter to be delivered to Mr. Write.


CiaoCIao.jpg Location: Mabe Village
A small female Chain Chomp located on the right side of Madam MeowMeow's House. You can trade the Ribbon for Canned Dog Food by talking to her.

Crazy Tracy

Crazy Tracy.jpg Location: Koholint Prairie
Offers a service of applying Secret Medicine for Rupees. Can be found inside the house on Koholint Prairie near Tabahl Wasteland and Manbo's Pond.


Dampe.jpg Location: Koholint Prairie
A mysterious old man with a shack near the cemetery. Talking to him will allow you to play Chamber Dungeons. He will give you special rewards if you finish Chamber Dungeon Missions and lets you keep the Rupees you find.


Fisherman.jpg Location: Mabe Village, Martha's Bay
A man under the bridge in Martha's Bay. Exchanges the Necklace for your Fishing Hook. You can also talk to him in Mabe Village near the fishing pond.

Ghost of Koholint

Ghost of Koholint.jpg Location: Behind Link
A Ghost who will constantly follow you asking you to bring him to his house after finishing Angler's Tunnel. Helping the Ghost of Koholint will reward you with an Empty Bottle.


Giroya.jpg Location: Toronbo Shores
A dog living inside a cave in Toronbo Shores. He can only bee seen if you have the Magnifying Lens. You can trade your Shovel for a Boomerang by talking to him. You can also buy back the Shovel for 300 Rupees.

Grandma Yahoo

Grandma Yahoo.jpg Location: Mabe Village, Animal Village
An old woman you will meet when trading the Broom for a Fishing Hook. You can find her in Mabe Village and later on Animal Village.

Kiki the Monkey

Kiki the Monkey.jpg Location: Kanalet Castle
A small monkey found on the right side of Kanalet Castle. You can give him the Bananas you have and he will make a bridge to Kanalet Castle before leaving behind a Stick.

Madam MeowMeow

Madam MeowMeow.jpg Location: Mabe Village
A woman you can find inside the house with 2 doors in the middle of Mabe Village. You will receive a kiss from her as a reward for saving the kidnapped BowWow.


Mamasha.jpg Location: Mabe Village
The wife of Papahl, who you will help by giving her the Yoshi Doll in exchange for Ribbon. She can be located inside a house with 2 doors, north of Mabe Village.


Mamu.jpg Location: Koholint Prairie
You can learn the Frog's Song of Soul with your Ocarina by paying him for his concert with 300 Rupees.


Manbo.jpg Location: Tal Tal Heights
Upon finishing Angler's Cave, you can talk to Manbo and learn Manbo's Mambo with your Ocarina. You can find Manbo on the left side of Angler's Cave entrance in the water below Tal Tal Heights.


Marin.jpg Location: Mabe VIllage, Toronbo Shores, Animal Village, Tal Tal Mountains
The daughter of Tarin. A young girl in Mabe Village. She will later on help you wake up the walrus blocking Yarna Desert and teach you how to play Balad of the Wind Fish.


Mermaid.jpg Location: Animal Village
You can find her in the middle of the water or sitting on the rock in Martha's Bay. You can trade the Necklace for her Mermaid Scale by talking to her.

Mr. Write

Mr. Write.jpg Location: Mysterious Forest
A shy old man in Mabe Village who will help you learn more about Koholint Island throughout your journey. You will constantly talk to him using the Telephone Booth for clues and information on your adventure.

Old Man Ulrira

Old Man Ulrira.jpg Location: Animal Village
You can find her in the middle of the water or sitting on the rock in Martha's Bay. You can trade the Necklace for Mermaid Scale by talking to her.


Owl.jpg Location: Various
A mysterious talking owl you will encounter on your journey around Koholint Island.


Papahl.jpg Location: Animal Village
The husband of Mamasha who you will find on Tal Tal Mountain Range by trading your Pineapple for Hibiscus. You can also find him in Mabe Village at the early stages of the game.

Raft Shop Owner

Raft Shop Owner.jpg Location: Tal Tal Heights
A man you can find inside the Raft Shop Office on Tal Tal Heights just above Rapids Ride. Talking to him will allow you to play Rapids Ride for 100 Rupees.


Richard.jpg Location: Pothole Fields
He will ask you to obtain his Golden Leaves that he left in Kanalet Castle. He will also allow you to pass through his Villa once you complete this quest.


Sale.jpg Location:Toronbo Shores
An alligator selling Bananas on Toronbo Shores. You can trade Canned Dog Food for Bananas by talking to him.


Shopkeeper.jpg Location: Mabe Village
The owner of the Town Tool Shop in Mabe Village. Stealing from the Town Tool Shop will trigger a cutscene where the Shopkeeper will instantly kill you with lightning if you return.


Tarin.jpg Location: Mabe VIllage, Mysterious Forest
He is the father of Marin and will meet multiple times on your adventure. He gives you your Shield at the start of the game, and later on allows you to obtain a Honeycomb for your Stick.

Trendy Gamester

Trendy Gamester.jpg Location: Mabe Village
The owner of the Trendy Game inside Mabe Village. Talking to him will allow you to play Trendy Game for 10 Rupees.


Witch.jpg Location: Koholint Prairie
An old witch found in the Witch's Hut. You can trade a Toadstool for Magic Powder by talking to her. You can also purchase Magic Powder using Rupees.

Related Links

LinkGo Back to the LoZ: Link's Awakening Front Page
List of Characters Controls and Techniques
Easter Eggs and Secrets Rupee Farming
Hero Mode Town Tool Shop/Stealing

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