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Since there are 24 heartpieces in this world of Hyrule, each 4 of them makes a new heart container, so you will get 6 full hearts for collecting all of them, Im gonna put them in a certain order like if it shows Kakariko Village, it shows the DW ones that are near it as in Kakariko = Village of Outcasts so these will be right near each other.
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Heart Piece #1
Location: Kakariko Village
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In the northeast of the Kakariko Village there is a cave hop into the hole next to the cave entrance from the ledge above. You should see some oddly colored rocks on the north wall near the chests, bomb it and claim the Heart Piece behind it.

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Heart Piece #2
Location: Kakariko Village
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In Blind's house, which is the only house in Kakariko that has a green roof, anyways in the basement there is a cracked wall. use a bomb up to find a Heart Piece.

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Heart Piece #3
Location: Kakariko Village
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South of the village you can find a house right next to the library. There is a boy who hates his brother so much that he sealed the wall to the left. Bomb it, and run the race under 15 seconds to get a Heart Piece.

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Heart Piece #4
Location: Village of Outcasts
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In one of the houses in Village of Outcasts, you can play a treasure chests game if you choose the right chest you get a heart piece, this will take a while.

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Heart Piece #5
Location: Village of Outcasts
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Go to where the smithy house is in the Light World, but go there in the dark world, pound all the stakes, to get a Heart Piece.

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Heart Piece #6
Location: Village of Outcasts
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Go near the spot where you raced to get a heart piece, instead this time you get to dig holes for a heart piece, THIS ONE IS TOUGH.

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Heart Piece #7
Location: Southern Swamp
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Go inside and go north through the first room in the second room pull the right lever in the to drain the water outside, revealing a Heart Piece to the left of the shrine.

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Heart Piece #8
Location: Desert of Mystery
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Towards the northeast of the desert you will find a cave in the wall. Inside is a man who tells you about the Book of Mudora. In the same room as him is a weak section of the southern wall. Behind it is a Piece of Heart.

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Heart Piece #9
Location: Desert of Mystery
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Take the southwest exit from the Desert Palace to end up on a high cliff ledge with a Piece of Heart.

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Heart Piece #10
Location: Zora's Waterfall
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Swim south of the big Zora and jump down one waterfall, then follow the shallow path to the left. You will find a Piece of Heart up on this high ledge.

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Heart Piece #11
Location: Outside Sanctuary
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The group of five rocks on the cliff just west of the Sanctuary conceals a Piece of Heart. Break the rocks with your Pegasus Shoes.

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Heart Piece #12
Location: Death Mountain
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Climb up the very long ladder next to the cave that takes you back to Kakariko and look for spots off the south cliff wall where you can jump from. Stand with your back facing the cave and jump from the west side of the dark portion of the wall. You'll be led upstairs to a Heart Piece.

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Heart Piece #13
Location: Death Mountain
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After transferring to the Dark World from the portal on Death Mountain West, use the Mirror to return to the high cliff in the Light World near the Tower of Hera. It has a Heart Piece atop it.

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Heart Piece #14
Location: Death Mountain
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At the summit of the mountain in the Dark World, west of Turtle Rock, is a square rock slab which reveals a hidden cave. Underground, there is a wide gap to the north between you and the door. The Ether magic will light up the route. Take the west route from there (bomb the wall) and head south out of the cave. Then use the Magic Mirror.

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Heart Piece #15
Location: Turtle Rock
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When you go down to B1F, proceed through the dungeon until you get the Big Key and are about to end up on a high ledge outside. This is just before you get the Mirror Shield. When you are outside, stand in front of the east cave and use the Magic Mirror to transfer to a cave in the Light World. Kill the enemies to get to the Heart Piece.

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Heart Piece #16
Location: Lost Woods
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There is a 9 bushes in the Lost Woods, near the Thieves' Hideout. Cut the middle one with your sword to open the entrance to a Heart Piece.

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Heart Piece #17
Location: Pyramid of Power
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From the top, climb down two sets of staircases and jump off the east. You'll see a Piece of Heart on the wall.

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Heart Piece #18
Location: Haunted Grove
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There is a ring of purple bushes just south of the grove. Stand in the ring and transfer to the Light World to appear next to a cave on a cliff. Inside is the prize.

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Heart Piece #19
Location: Ghost Ruins
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The ladder towards the north leads to a ledge. Transfer to the Light World to appear in front of a high cave.

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Heart Piece #20
Location: Death Mountain - Base
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In the Dark World, there is a single cave where the Sanctuary stands in the Light World. Proceed west along the road until you reach a sign that says, "This Way -> Cave." North of the sign is a cave in the foot of Death Mountain. Go through the cave, using your Magic Cape to get past the blue bumper, to find a Piece of Heart outside.

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Heart Piece #21
Location: Lumberjacks Home
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After Agahnim is defeated for the first time, return to the Lumberjacks' House and find a tree (the one they were cutting) with light green leaves. Dash into it with the Pegasus Shoes to reveal an underground tunnel.

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Heart Piece #22
Location: Lake of Evil
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A large circle of stones in the west waters of the lake will lead you to a Piece of Heart in the Light World if you use your Magic Mirror there.

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Heart Piece #23
Location: Swamp of Evil
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In the northern waters of the Swamp are two caves which actually resemble faces. Go into the northwest one to find two chests. Move the blocks to get access to the chests; one has Rupees while the other has a Piece of Heart.

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Heart Piece #24
Location: Swamp of Evil
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At the very northeast corner of the swamp is a circular niche. Use the Magic Mirror to appear next to a flat slab in the Light World with a hidden cave underneath.