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

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

Red Bokoblin (Archer) Basic Information

Red Bokoblin (Archer)
Locations Eldin Volcano Summit, Fire Sanctuary, Sandship
HP 1
Rewards Ornamental Skull

How to Beat Red Bokoblin (Archer)


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How to Beat Red Bokoblin (Archer)
Bokoblin (Archer) attacks from a long distance, so it is effective to use a bow and arrow here as well. Since it has 1 health, it can be defeated with a single blow. If you have a fire arrow, guarding with a wooden shield is not recommended.

Red Bokoblins (Archer) are Bokoblin variants that shoot with a bow and arrow. Deflect their shots with a shield, and attack them like normally.

Use Ranged Attacks

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Fight fire with fire! Use Slingshots to stun them or Bows to instantly defeat them.

Use the Whip

You can use a whip to take Monster Horns from Bokoblins!

Red Bokoblin's (Archer) Attacks

Attack Power Element Knockback
Normal Attack 4 Fire -

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 Okay

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