Spirit Tracks Heart Containers
 - The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks continues the Zelda tradition of the heart container health system. Link begins his quest with three full heart containers, but as the game goes on, Link will collect heart containers found throughout the overworld and after defeating each dungeon boss. The heart container system appears to work very similar to that of Phantom Hourglass. Abandoning the old heart system of having to collect 4 or 5 heart pieces to get a full heart container.



Heart Piece: #1
Location: Forest Temple
Required Items: Whirlwind
First Chance to Get: Within reaching the Forest Temple

Stagnox Box  - Receive the heart container after defeating Stagnox Armored Colossus. Refer to the Boss Guide for strategies on defeating this temple boss.
 

Heart Piece: #2
Location: Castle Town: "Take 'em All On" Challenge
Required Items: The Whirlwind, 50 rupees
First Chance to Get: After Forest Temple

 - After beating the Forest Temple head to Castle Town. Enter the building at the bottom-right corner of town and talk to the woman who runs the games. The Level 1 version consists of 10 floors and most of the enemies are fairly easy. However, you do not get any recovery hearts throughout the 10 floors, but you still can use potions. Listed below are a full list of all enemies on each floor.

Room 1 – Six Yellow Spinuts
Room 2 – Seven Octoroks
Room 3 – Five Rats, Four Bubbles
Room 4 – Six Red ChuChu’s
Room 5 – Six Blastworms
Room 6 – Six Keese
Room 7 – Two Mothula’s
Room 8 – Three Yellow Spinuts, Three Octoroks
Room 9 – Four Yellow Spinuts, Four Octoroks, Four Red ChuChu’s
Room 10 – Stagnox, Armored Colossus

 

Heart Piece: #3
Location: Snow Temple
Required Items: Boomerang
First Chance to Get: When reaching the Snow Temple

Fraaz Box  - Found within a treasure chest after defeating Fraaz, Master of Icy Fire. Refer to the Boss Guide for strategies on defeating this temple boss.
 

Heart Piece: #4
Location: Rabbitland Rescue
Required Items: Rabbit Net
First Chance to Get: After Snow Temple

 - Capture at least five rabbits and then return to the Rabbitland Rescue and speak with the owner. You can get the Rabbit Net before the Snow Temple, but you do not gain access to 5 rabbits until after completion of the Snoe Temple.
 

Heart Piece: #5
Location: Snow Sanctuary
Required Items: 2,000 rupees
First Chance to Get: When reaching the Snow Sanctuary

 - Can be purchased from the Anouki shop at the Snow Sanctuary for 2,000 rupees.
 

Heart Piece: #6
Location: Hyrule Castle
Required Items: At least 50 rupees.
First Chance to Get: After Snow Temple

 - After completing the Snow Temple, you should be getting a letter from Russell, the swordsman at Hyrule Castle. Check it out and Russell has setup a mini-game of sorts. You must score at least 60 hits on the three guards to get the heart container. The trick is to just stay between the swordsman on the right and at the bottom. Just keep hitting them over and over, and when you see one of them reaching back as if they are going to hit Link, quickly turn around and slash at them. You should be out of reach so the left guard won't be of any problems.
 

Heart Piece: #7
Location: Ocean Temple
Required Items: Whip
First Chance to Get: When reaching the Ocean Temple

Phytops Box  - Found within a treasure chest after defeating Phytops, Barbed Menace. Refer to the Boss Guide for strategies on defeating this temple boss.
 

Heart Piece: #8
Location: Whittleton Village
Required Items: Whip
First Chance to Get: After Ocean Temple

 - After getting the whip head to Whittleton Village and you can do the Whip Race. If you score a time of under 1:15, you will be rewarded with a heart container!  

Heart Piece: #9
Location: Fire Temple
Required Items: Bow and Arrow
First Chance to Get: When reaching the Fire Temple

Cragma Box  - Found within a treasure chest after defeating Cragma, Lava Lord. Refer to the Boss Guide for strategies on defeating this temple boss.
 

Heart Piece: #10
Location: Pirate Hideout
Required Items: None
First Chance to Get: After Fire Temple

Cragma Box  - After Link after Link has completed the Fire Temple, he can then collect the 16th Force Gem by bringing 10 unites of Mega Ice to the fish seller in Papuchia Village. This will open the Spirit Tracks to allow you to reach the Pirate Hideout. After saving the Papuchia Prisoner you can play he Pirate minigame. Score 4,000 points and you'll get the heart container!
 

Heart Piece: #11
Location: Fire Temple
Required Items: Sand Wand
First Chance to Get: When reaching the Sand Temple

Sheldritch Box  - Found within a treasure chest after defeating Sheldritch, Ancient Demon. Refer to the Boss Guide for strategies on defeating this temple boss.
 

Heart Piece: #12
Location: Beedle's Air Shop
Required Items: 5,000 Rupees
First Chance to Get: Once Beedle's Air Shop Opens, but usually closer to end of the game.

 - After you have purchased 5,000 rupees worth of goods from Beedle's Air Shop, you will have become a Gold Club Member, as you have earned 500points. As a reward for being such a frequent shopper, Beedle awards Link with a Heart Container!
 

Heart Piece: #13
Location: Ends of the Earth Station
Required Items: Sand Wand
First Chance to Get: When reaching Earth Station.

 - Link first needs to collect the 20th Force Gem to open up the Spirit Tracks to access a the Ends of the Earth Station, located at the far northeast of the land. At the Ends of the Earth Station, there is a cave that has several block pushing puzzles. After the third and most difficult of the block pushing puzzles, Link will be rewarded with a full heart container!