- 1.1: Heart Container #1
- 1.2: Heart Container #2
- 1.3: Heart Container #3
- 1.4: Heart Container #4
- 1.5: Heart Container #5
The Legend of Zelda contains 16 Heart Containers. 5 of these Heart Containers cannot be found within the labyrinths scattered through the overworld.
This guide will be covering all the secret Heart Containers found in the Overworld. Most of these can be found at the beginning of the game after obtaining the Wooden Sword.
1.1 Heart Container #1
From the start screen, head four screens to the right. Bomb the wall one space right of the pathway leading north to reveal a cave containing the first Heart Container.
1.2 Heart Container #2
From the start screen, head four screens to the right, up five screens, and right one screen. Bomb the right side of the large here here to reveal a cave containing the second Heart Container.
1.3 Heart Container #3
Requires: A candle (Blue or Red)
From the start screen, head right one screen, up three screens, and left one screen.
Burn the fifth bush from the right to reveal a staircase leading to the third Heart Container
1.4Heart Container #4
From the start screen, head eight spaces to the right until you can’t go right any further, then head up four spaces. There is a small dock. Take the raft from there to get to what looks like an entrance to a labyrinth, but is actually a cave leading to the fourth Heart Container.
1.5 Heart Container #5
From the start screen, head eight spaces to the right until you can’t go right any further, then head up two spaces. This Heart Container is rather easy to spot. Use the stepladder to reach it.