Restless crickets are a type of insect in Zelda Breath of The Wild. They’re tiny, energetic and live mostly in grassy areas. A certain side quest will task you with obtaining a handful of these bugs. While it seems like an easy task at first, many players are having trouble completing it. The crickets are tiny and hard to spot. In this guide, we’re going to show you Zelda Breath of The Wild restless cricket locations.
Where to find restless crickets in Zelda BoTW
If you aren’t hurting for money, you could always buy them. There’s as merchant at Dueling Peaks Stable in the West Necluda region, called Beedle. He sells the crickets at 10 rupees a piece. This is the fastest way to get them, but it’s quite pricey.
If you want to collect them yourself, you should go to an area with high grass, like the Great Plateau (the starting region). Crop fields also sometimes house these critters.
How to catch a restless cricket
If you’ve decided to grab them yourself, you’ll probably have some trouble. The best advice we can give you is to cut the grass and watch closely. If you see something moving, mash A and hope you’ve caught it. Sitting near the TV or monitor might help – they’re tiny and hard to spot, so getting closer to the picture could be beneficial.
If you manage to spot one with your camera, it will be added to your compendium. Then you can use the tracking feature to help you find more out in the wild. Other than that, it’s just a matter of patience. Or simply farming rupees for a while so you can buy them.