There are sixteen heart containers scattered in Elven Hollow. When collected Merlin's health will increase. When Young Merlin first came out there was a contest to see who could get them all first. Proof of this was a congratulatory screen at the end of the game.
- Southeast corner of the Oinkmer Field.
- South of the Mine entrance.
- Northeast corner of the Hedge Maze, walk through the wall.
- Inside the mine near the middle, past a false wall.
- Inside the mine sout of the vertical brock trakc, past a false wall, and balloon
up a ladder.
- On mine cart track, by the horizontal jump.
- Northereast corner of the subterrainean lake.
- In the middle of the western edge of the subterrainean lake.
- At the begining of the Dwarven Palace, use the Balloon by the furthest platform.
- South east corner under the Rainbow World with the first ahnt nest.
- West side of the field with all the Shroom Goons.
- In the easten edge of the field where Cinder is.
- On the the track of the final mine cart.