What Does The Life Medal Do? Effects and How to Get the Life Medal | Zelda: Skyward Sword HD (Switch)

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Skyward Sword Life Medal

This is a guide to the Life Medal in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword (HD) for the Nintendo Switch. Read on to learn where to find Life Medal, its effects, as well as how to use it.

Life Medal Basic Information

Life Medal
Life Medal Set
Item Type Medal
While you carry this mysterious medal, your maximum number of hearts goes up by one.

What Does the Life Medal Do?

Increases Your Maximum Health

Zelda Skyward Sword HD - Life Medal from Beedle
Equipping a Life Medal in the Adventure Pouch increases your maximum health by one heart. This comes in handy especially when facing tough boss fights.

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How to Get Life Medal

How to Obtain Life Medal

Item Unlock Condition
Life Medal IconLife Medal Purchase from Beedle for 800 Rupees.
Effects: Gives you one extra heart.

Purchse from Beedle's Shop

Beedle shop - bug net.jpg
Beedle will sell a Life Medal in his shop for 800 Rupees. This will give you an extra heart point for Link's heart gauge.
How to Go to Beedle's Shop and Island | Beedle's Shop Items

Get from a Goddess Cube Chest

Goddess Cube #18
Required Items Clawshots
Reward Life Medal

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Goddess Cube Location

How to Get to the Goddess Cube #18
Goddess Cube Location Lanayru Desert

On one of the ledges southwest of Lanayru Mining Facility, use your Clawshots to get up the ledge and reach the Goddess Cube.

Goddess Chest Location

How to Get to the Goddess Chest
Location The Sky

Fly to the small island northwest of Fun Fun Island and climb down the vines to reach the chest at the bottom of the island.

How to Use Life Medal

Equip on the Adventure Pouch

Skyward Sword HD Equip on Adventure Pouch
The Life Medal provides passive effects when equipped on the Adventure Pouch. Simply add the Life Medal on a free Adventure Pouch slot to activate its effect.

Retrieve from Item Check

Skyward Sword HD Adventure Pouch to Item Check
If your Adventure Pouch is already full prior to getting the Life Medal, it will be stored by Peatrice, who is managing the Item Check inside the Bazaar.

Simply talk to Peatrice and retrieve your Life Medal to your Adventure Pouch.

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