Item dashing is a glitch that allows the player to use an item and dash at the same time.
To perform the glitch, simply press Y and A on the same frame.
Uses and Examples
The following item dashes have known useful applications:
|Boomerang||Can be used to activate certain crystal switches|
|Cane of Byrna||Using magic more efficiently|
|Magic Cape||Using magic more efficiently and bypassing cooldown|
|Fire Rod||Doing torch rooms quickly|
|Flute||Bypasses cooldown use and use right away after activation or missing the duck|
|Hammer||Can be used to hammer down rows of pegs quickly. Note: A player must have a sword to not bonk against the pegs.|
|Hookshot||Can be used to arm Superspeed. Arming super speed will also allow quicker pot lifts after pushing the statue in Swamp Palace|
|Medallion||Can be used to activate Superspeed. Arming super speed also automatically quickhops|
|Bug Net||Can be used to activate certain crystal switches|
|Magic Powder||Quickly powdering rows of bushes for faeries|
|Cane of Somaria||Can be used to punt the Somaria block activate certain crystal switches|
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