Red Bokoblin (Leader) Enemy Guide: How to Beat Red Bokoblin (Leader) | Zelda: Skyward Sword HD (Switch)

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This guide will show you how to beat Red Bokoblin (Leader), an enemy in the Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD for the Nintendo Switch. Read on to learn where to find Red Bokoblin (Leader), drops for beating it, as well as strategy for beating it.

Red Bokoblin (Leader) Basic Information

Red Bokoblin (Leader)
Locations Lanayru Mining Facility, Sandship
HP 16
Rewards Ornamental Skull

How to Beat Red Bokoblin (Leader)

Strategy

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How to Beat Red Bokoblin (Leader)
Red Bokoblin (Leader) is basically the same as Red Bokoblin and can be defeated with a sword or bow. Let the enemy attack first, then repel it with a shield attack. Hit the enemy immediately after using shield attack. You can take away the Monster Horn of the monster that you sometimes have by pulling it with a whip.

Red Bokoblin (Leader) wears a distinct hat, not worn by other regular Bokoblins. When you approach them, they will alert nearby Bokoblins and sometimes spawn more.

When alone, they behave like Red Bokoblins, so fight them accordingly.

Spin Attack Groups of Bokoblins

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Red Bokoblin (Leader) often exists with a group. When you are surrounded by multiple Bokoblins, use Spin Attack to knock all of them away.

Stop the Call For Reinforcement

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When possible, defeat the Red Bokoblin (Leader) first before anything else, as sometimes they continue to spawn Bokoblins.

Stunning, shooting, or dazing Red Bokoblin (Leader) are an efficient way for you to defeat them.

Use the Whip

You can use a whip to take Monster Horns from Bokoblins! Make sure that the Bokoblins are visibly carrying monster horns in their pockets.
Monster Horn Farming Guide and How to Use

Red Bokoblin's (Leader) Attacks

Attack Power Element Knockback
Normal Attack 4 None -

Effective Weapons and Attacks

Weapon/Skill Effectivity
Sword Skyward Strike Spin Attack Bomb
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Bow Beetle Gust Bellows Clawshots
Yes Okay Okay Okay
Slingshot Whip
Okay No

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