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Legend of Zelda, The - A Link to the Past (SNES)

Developer:Nintendo EAD
Publisher:Nintendo
Genre:Action-Adventure
First released:November 21, 1991

Achievements

There are 55 achievements worth 400 (1275) points.
Authors: AntTanGames, dude1286, HenrySwanson

 
Fighter
 
won by 5119 (2605) of 5736 (89.24%)
(5)
Acquire the Fighter's Sword and Shield
Illuminating
 
won by 5551 (2732) of 5736 (96.77%)
(5)
Acquire the Lamp
Sanctuary
 
won by 3704 (2119) of 5736 (64.57%)
(5)
Take the Princess to the safety of Sanctuary.
Bottle
 
won by 3202 (1865) of 5736 (55.82%)
(6)
Acquire a Bottle
Bug Catcher
 
won by 2815 (1714) of 5736 (49.08%)
(6)
Acquire the Bug Catching Net
Bombs
 
won by 3620 (1995) of 5736 (63.11%)
(6)
Acquire Some Bombs
Book of Prayer
 
won by 2637 (1612) of 5736 (45.97%)
(7)
Obtain the Book of Mudora.
Powder Girl
 
won by 1871 (1227) of 5736 (32.62%)
(8)
Obtain the Magic Powder from the Witch's Apprentice.
Overpriced Merchandise
 
won by 2038 (1280) of 5736 (35.53%)
(8)
Obtain the Zora's Flippers.
Pendant of Courage
 
won by 3087 (1805) of 5736 (53.82%)
(6)
Acquire the Pendant of Courage
Pendant of Power
 
won by 2326 (1434) of 5736 (40.55%)
(7)
Acquire the Pendant of Power.
Pendant of Wisdom
 
won by 1995 (1261) of 5736 (34.78%)
(8)
Acquire the Pendant of Wisdom.
The Magic of the Boom
 
won by 1776 (1152) of 5736 (30.96%)
(9)
Obtain the Magical Boomerang.
Magical Shield
 
won by 1707 (1104) of 5736 (29.76%)
(9)
Upgrade the small Shield to the Red Shield.
Icy
 
won by 2088 (1312) of 5736 (36.40%)
(8)
Gain access to the Ice Rod.
Mirror World
 
won by 2197 (1357) of 5736 (38.30%)
(8)
Obtain the Magic Mirror.
The Sword of Masters
 
won by 1953 (1224) of 5736 (34.05%)
(8)
Obtain the Master Sword.
Coward!
 
won by 1797 (1141) of 5736 (31.33%)
(9)
Have Agahnim transport you to the Dark World.
Crystal In the Dark
 
won by 1681 (1063) of 5736 (29.31%)
(9)
Free the maiden from the Dark Palace.
Crystal In the Swamp
 
won by 1500 (977) of 5736 (26.15%)
(10)
Free the maiden from the Swamp Palace.
Crystal In the Woods
 
won by 1349 (895) of 5736 (23.52%)
(11)
Free the maiden from the Skull Woods.
Crystal In the Statue
 
won by 1337 (901) of 5736 (23.31%)
(11)
Free the maiden from the Gargoyle Statue.
Crystal In the Ice
 
won by 1235 (841) of 5736 (21.53%)
(11)
Free the maiden from the Ice Palace.
Crystal In the Mire
 
won by 1172 (822) of 5736 (20.43%)
(12)
Free the maiden from Misery Mire.
Crystal In the Rock
 
won by 1115 (781) of 5736 (19.44%)
(12)
Free the maiden from Turtle Rock.
Bird is the Word
 
won by 1465 (968) of 5736 (25.54%)
(10)
Free the bird from the center of town.
Cursed Magic
 
won by 1370 (926) of 5736 (23.88%)
(11)
Obtain the magic bar enhancement.
The Swordsmith\
 
won by 1221 (840) of 5736 (21.29%)
(12)
Obtain the Tempered Sword.
You Can\
 
won by 1261 (880) of 5736 (21.98%)
(11)
Obtain the Magic Cape.
Sorcerer\
 
won by 1169 (820) of 5736 (20.38%)
(12)
Obtain the Cane of Byrnna.
Thunderstruck
 
won by 1514 (1010) of 5736 (26.39%)
(10)
Obtain the Ether Medallion.
Fault Line
 
won by 1507 (997) of 5736 (26.27%)
(10)
Obtain the Quake Medallion.
Ring of Fire
 
won by 1364 (926) of 5736 (23.78%)
(11)
Obtain the Bombos Medallion.
Golden Wish
 
won by 1103 (776) of 5736 (19.23%)
(13)
Obtain the Golden Sword.
True Culprit
 
won by 939 (673) of 5736 (16.37%)
(14)
Discover the true entity behind the maidens' capture.
The Golden Age
 
won by 1069 (744) of 5736 (18.64%)
(13)
Return the Golden Land to its former glory.
Rupee Hunter
 
won by 3888 (2124) of 5736 (67.78%)
(5)
Have 100 Rupees
Rupee Collector
 
won by 2915 (1691) of 5736 (50.82%)
(6)
Have 400 Rupees
Rupee Hoarder
 
won by 1837 (1174) of 5736 (32.03%)
(9)
Have 999 Rupees
Bested Armos Knights
 
won by 1012 (827) of 5736 (17.64%)
(41)
Defeat all the Armos Knights without being harmed.
Bested Lanmolas
 
won by 602 (517) of 5736 (10.50%)
(64)
Defeat all three Lanmolas without being harmed.
Bested Moldorm
 
won by 734 (628) of 5736 (12.80%)
(54)
Defeat Moldorm without being harmed.
Bested Agahnim
 
won by 706 (571) of 5736 (12.31%)
(56)
Defeat Agahnim in Hyrule Castle without being harmed.
Bested Helmasaur King
 
won by 489 (421) of 5736 (8.53%)
(77)
Defeat Helmasaur King without being harmed.
Bested Arrghus
 
won by 555 (467) of 5736 (9.68%)
(68)
Defeat Arrghus without being harmed.
Bested Mothula
 
won by 460 (399) of 5736 (8.02%)
(81)
Defeat Mothula without being harmed.
Bested Blind
 
won by 461 (399) of 5736 (8.04%)
(81)
Defeat Blind without being harmed.
Bested Kholdstare
 
won by 475 (413) of 5736 (8.28%)
(79)
Defeat Kholdstare without being harmed.
Bested Vitreous
 
won by 471 (404) of 5736 (8.21%)
(79)
Defeat Vitreous without being harmed.
Bested Trinexx
 
won by 418 (361) of 5736 (7.29%)
(88)
Defeat Trinexx without being harmed.
Bested Ganon
 
won by 449 (386) of 5736 (7.83%)
(83)
Defeat Ganon without being harmed.
All Your Bottles Belong to Us
 
won by 1200 (838) of 5736 (20.92%)
(12)
Obtain all four bottles in the game.
Love the Past
 
won by 787 (619) of 5736 (13.72%)
(34)
Have all 20 Heart Containers
I want to carry more Bombs!
 
won by 1017 (723) of 5736 (17.73%)
(13)
Increase your maximum capacity of bombs to 50.
I want to carry more Arrows!
 
won by 938 (682) of 5736 (16.35%)
(14)
Increase your maximum capacity of arrows to 70.
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Recent comment(s):
31 Jan 4:45 2018
MasterSwordUltima
Just noting here that I did a bit of sequence breaking and beat Blind's dungeon before Skulls Woods (working on that now) and grabbed the Tempered Sword right away - the achievement did not pop. I'm assuming it will once I beat Mothula.
9 Mar 8:26 2018
sleepswithluxray
Got the lamp achievement and the pendant of courage just after I entered my name when I made a new save file.
10 Mar 11:21 2018
sleepswithluxray
...and the bug catching net achievement is broken, didn't trigger when I got it.
11 Mar 23:23 2018
rudi4463
is there a fix for no achievements in the europe version of the game?
1 Apr 0:41 2018
FireSonic
got the illuminating achievement just by booting up the game, and the pendant of courage achievement when i entered the game.
24 Apr 17:59 2018
Elveskz
Esse clssico no podia ficar de fora!! Hoje eu irei finaliza-lo!!
13 May 10:30 2018
spiderzim
What a perfect game...
20 Oct 16:06 2018
FaytSealion
If you use the wall clip glitch from Hyrule Castle, it pops Sanctuary with Golden Age at the same time
7 Nov 10:59 2018
Deathwhitch
Is there a way to get this working with the DX upgrade to the rom. All of this does is fix bugs and add awesome CD quality music. These should work for it. It's the definitive way to play the game
11 Nov 4:10 2018
BrazilianSNES
This game brings me many good memories, I really love this game and I love the Zelda trilogy, I'll try to plat it all in the future ^^
10 Jan 10:27 2019
OmegaVideoGameGod
Love this game.
20 Jan 21:49 2019
Skystarmania
Mastered!
7 Mar 13:36 2019
8bitp1xelz
Got the Red Shield but the achievement didn't unlock for me. Bought it from the store. There's no other way to do it, right?
7 Mar 15:20 2019
Mutawarrior
You can also get it by dropping the blue shield in the wishing well.
7 Mar 15:22 2019
8bitp1xelz
Cool, I'll try that. I should be able to get the Red Shield snagged and then just buy the Blue one to try that out with. Thanks for the suggestion!
8 Mar 0:53 2019
8bitp1xelz
Getting another Fighter's Shield and changing it into the Red Shield via the fountain worked! Odd that it does not trigger when buying it from the shop, though... oh well!
8 Mar 0:57 2019
Mutawarrior
I guess the person who added battery cheat protection forgot that you could buy it and didn't put the location of the dark world shop as an Alt
9 Apr 18:45 2019
Megamanxfan
finished in 5 minutes yeah
13 Apr 6:02 2019
Superbusyrobot
'Bested Trinexx' seems to be broken. Killed him several times with no damage. Achievement does not come up when the heart is collected but the Crystal achievement does. Tried exiting and re-entering the dungeon as well. No luck.
20 Apr 22:53 2019
Andry
Mastered. What a great masterpiece, there's no other one like this on the entire 16-bit era, that's for sure. :')

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Achievement Distribution

High Scores

PosUserPoints
1
Mutawarrior
800
2
rage
800
3
NewJourneysFire
800
4
Slime95
800
5
Lamarie
800
6
KojiroS
800
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Hitaka
800
8
jerkwad152
800
9
Amadeus7
800
10
gooch
800

Leaderboards

Perfect Run High score. Ends from taking ANY damage
Agrahnax
280494
Low score, submits at game victory.
Agrahnax
519600
High score, no deaths or saves. Some item give penalties. See forum
Agrahnax
589743
High score, submits at game victory.
JAM
856649
High score, penalty on death or save, submits at game victory.
Mutawarrior
853715
Fastest time to beat the race.
amurillo
0:00.06