Nail File

Nail File
ヤスリ File
In-game sprite of the Nail File from Mother 3
Type Key item
Appears in Mother 3

The Nail File is a key item found in Mother 3 in Chapter 1. Claus hid the item inside of the core of an apple he gave to Flint who is in jail.


Claus gives Flint an apple while emphasizing to eat its core. Flint finds the Nail File hidden in its core and then uses it to open the cell door, as the rusty lock prevented it from opening. The Nail File breaks in the process.


Mother 3
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In-game description

 A metal file that's bound to break after one more usage.