Ravio's Bracelet

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Ravio's Bracelet
Ravio's Bracelet (unpowered) - ALBW icon.png Ravio's Bracelet - ALBW icon.png
Unpowered and charged versions of the bracelet



Merging into walls

In Other Languages[show]
Language Name
France Française Bracelet de Lavio
Spain Español Brazalete de Ravio
Germany Deutsch Ravios Armreif
Italy Italiana Bracciale di Lavio

Ravio's Bracelet is an item found in A Link Between Worlds. The bracelet is given to Link by Ravio after Link allows him to stay inside his house. At first, it appears to have no use, but later on, it turns out to be very important, as it grants Link the ability to merge into walls. However, it takes energy from Link's Energy Gauge.


After Link is defeated by Yuga at the Sanctuary, Ravio rescues him and brings him back to Link's House.[1] Upon Link's awakening, Ravio urgently tells him that he must report the event to the castle.[2] However, just before Link leaves, Ravio stops him and explains that he has been looking for a place to stay, so he requests that Link allow him to stay.[3] If Link agrees, Ravio thanks him by giving Link his bracelet, which looks very old.[4][5] Despite its obvious age, Ravio insists that it is a treasure, even though he admits that it smells like a wet dog.[6] He also says that because it is a gift, Link should wear it.[7]

Ravio's Bracelet's true power is revealed after Link defeats Yuga in the Eastern Palace. Enraged by Link's victory, Yuga attempts to turn Link into a painting and leaves him on the wall of the palace.[8] However, the bracelet begins to glow, and its power allows Link to exit the wall. From there on out he can merge with walls whenever he pleases.[9] This ability is crucial for accessing Lorule, as Link can only enter Fissures while in painting form. When Link returns to Ravio and describes this development, Ravio is surprised and claims that he had no idea his bracelet would do that.[10][11]

At the end of the game, Princess Hilda uses the last of the bracelet's power in order to send Link and Princess Zelda back home to Hyrule.[12] The bracelet turns them both into paintings and sends them through a Fissure in Lorule's Sacred Realm, and the bracelet breaks soon after.



  1. "Oooh, you're waking up. Good. I was starting to worry about you, buddy. The name's Ravio. Hey, you listening to me? What, the rug tastes really good or something? I'm a traveling merchant. I found you in the Sanctuary. Passed out. Alone. Strange, if you ask me. It looked like you needed a pal, so I took the liberty of lugging you here to this vacant house. Seemed like the perfect place for you to shake off the snores. Say what? This is your house? Looked empty-ish to me." — Ravio, A Link Between Worlds
  2. "You don't say? Some strange man turned a girl into a painting? So you got done in trying to stop him, huh? That makes you a hero, buddy! A real, live, genuine hero! But why are you standing around talking to me then? You've gotta report this to the castle!" — Ravio, A Link Between Worlds
  3. "Oh! Hey! Wait a minute. To tell you the truth, I've been looking for a place to stay. It's been hard to find somewhere good. So, uh. This is awkward... Mind if I stay here for a while? Just a couple of days, I promse!" — Ravio, A Link Between Worlds
  4. "Really?! Thanks a million! Finally, no more sleeping in the wild. Tough world out there, you know? Here—take this. I can't pay rent yet. But it's something, at least." — Ravio, A Link Between Worlds
  5. "You got Ravio's bracelet! Pretty old, but a gift's a gift!" — In-game description, A Link Between Worlds
  6. "I know it looks like a hunk of junk, but it's older than old. A real treasure, that thing—! Uh, what? What odor? You don't want it because it SMELLS funny? That's the smell of history, buddy! Musty leather! Moldy aromas! The rich fragrance of a relic! OK, fine. I'll admit that it smells like a wet dog. But you gotta know, that's a GOOD smell." — Ravio, A Link Between Worlds
  7. "Besides...it's a gift. So the least you could do is wear it, buddy!" — Ravio, A Link Between Worlds
  8. "You've forced my hand. I must brush you aside! What a sad, drab painting you make. You can rot there for all I care." — Yuga, A Link Between Worlds
  9. "Ravio's bracelet saved you? But how? Anyway, it seems that you can now merge into walls!" — In-game description, A Link Between Worlds
  10. "My bracelet did what now? Huh. Who knew? Pretty neat that you can turn into a painting. Wowie-wow, I wish I was you!" — Ravio, A Link Between Worlds
  11. "I would have never guessed that bracelet I gave you would have turned out to do something like that." — Ravio, A Link Between Worlds
  12. "Please now, if you will give me your bracelet, Link. I should be able to use the last of its power to send the both of you home to Hyrule." — Hilda, A Link Between Worlds