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Magnesis Guide - How To Use & Effects
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Magnesis Guide - How To Use & Effects

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Magnesis is a rune ability in Zelda Breath of the Wild (BotW). Learn how to get Magnesis, how to use it during the quests, and tips on using it.

Runes List And How to Use

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Magnesis Effects And Use

EffectGrab and move iron objects.
Can also attack enemies by throwing the grabbed object.
How To UsePress L button to activate →Press A to throw.
Use the cross key (▲▼) to move it toward you.
Move up, down, left, and right with the R stick.
Stop with the B button.
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Can Grab And Move Iron Objects

Move steel objects

Magnesis can be used to grab iron objects. You can grab not only chests, but also weapons like swords if they are made of iron.

Able To Pull Up The Treasure Chests Buried Under Water Or Snow

Pull Up The Treasure Chests Buried Under Water Or Snow

Magnesis can be used to pull up treasure chests buried underwater or snow. There are many situations where you can use, so use it when you find it.

Deal Damage By Throwing Against Enemies

Hit The Object Against The Enemy

You can inflict damage to enemies by hitting them with something you grabbed. The damage depends on how hard when you throw.

Can Be Used To Push Heavy Objects

Pushing heavy objects

▲ You can not only grab large boxes, but also push them with Magnesis.

Heavy objects that you are not capable to move can be pushed indirectly by Magnesis. Although not all objects can be pushed, it is effective in removing obstacles.

How To Use Magnesis

Check The Mark That Appears Directly Below The Object You Grabbed

Check the mark

When using Magnesis, it is sometimes difficult to tell the distance between the object and the enemy/player. A mark appears directly below the object, so do not look at the object alone, but use the mark as a landmark.

Ensure That No Obstacles Are Placed Between The Lines

Obstacles in Magnesis

If there is an obstacle between the line and the object when using Magnesis, the line will stretch and break. A little bit is acceptable, but basically, try to avoid obstacles.

Check If Magnesis Is Available When You Get Stuck

Check with Magnesis

▲ With the above, you can use the object as a shield and push it off a cliff.

If you get stuck, look around to see if there is anything you can move with Magnesis. Magnesis may provide a clue to you.

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