Yours and Nintendo’s favorite Zelda: Breath of the Wild is finally out. Most of you would have already started playing this Adorable Action-Adventure video game. The game allows you to explore the world of Hyrule, walk, jump, and defeat a number of Enemies and Shrines. Completing quests, gaining and losing in-game items, defeating bosses and collecting loot are the most fantastic elements of the game. Besides these objectives, defeating mini-bosses is a fun element of the game. There are a number of Mini-bosses in the game. One of those bosses is the most challenging one named as Lyner, based in Zora region of the game. If you are facing difficulties in defeating Lynel, you can always use following Tips and Tricks and a guide. Here’s how you can actually defeat Lynel easily.

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Guide - How to Defeat Mini Boss Lynel in Zora

Zelda: Breath of the Wild: How to Defeat Lynel The Mini-Boss in Zora

This Centaur resembling mini-boss is not an easy enemy as compared to a lot of others in Zelda: Breath of the Wild. However, defeating Lynel is not that difficult either. If you are facing difficulties defeating Lynel, do follow the list below.

The best way to defeat Lynel when you face it is to use your Flurry Rush. As you can see in a YouTuber named as zzFuzzy’s video, You must go as close to Lynel as you can while holding your left trigger button. (This will help you lock on to Lynel) At the moment when Lynel Swings at you, you must do a speedy backflip with the help of your Analog Stick and tap X button at the same time. As it’s all about good timing, you must time your backflip properly. This will help slow down the time and you’ll have the chance to use the Flurry Rush against Lynel. In this way, you’ll be able to hit Lynel repeatedly and eventually Lynel will perish.

Besides using the Flurry Rush and all the backflip and button pressing routine, there are a bunch of other things that you must take into consideration while fighting Lynel. For instance, if you plan on fighting lynel from a precise distance, you’ll most probably lose the fight. The Centaur rival has its inventory full with the Elemental Arrows and Lynel can also throw some damaging fireballs at you as well. So you must face Lynel from a close range and execute all the elements in a perfectly timed manner.

According to RPGSite, The fireballs that Lynel throws at you, can in some cases cause an updraft. This enables you to the opportunity to ride the air and on your way back to the ground, throw some elemental arrows at the enemy. However, the Flurry Rush will definitely be you most damaging and the right move against Lynel. This will also be your signature move throughout the game and whenever you have to face enemies like Lynel (The Mini-Bosses). You must also time your flips perfectly as it helps a lot in dodging the enemy attacks.

And if you don’t ever get into a fight with Lynel, you can always sneak right behind it’s back. In this case, your focus should be on collecting the twenty Shock Arrows from the surroundings and continue on your course of exploring the region of ZORA. By ignoring the Lynel completely, you’ll have a chance to explore the world properly and you can also complete the rest of the mission in ease.

Follow Up

We are hopeful that this guide and tips and trick will be of your great interests. By following the tips, you’ll be able to defeat the enemy with confidence. So you now know how to defeat Lynel in Zora. Don’t forget to tell us if this guide was helpful to you and you were able to defeat Lynel. We’ll be happy to hear from you via the comments.