The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is the 16th game in The Legend of Zelda series by Nintendo. Link and Zelda are knights in training at an academy on Skyloft Island, one of many islands floating above the clouds. They are descended from refugees from the surface who fled a terrible war.

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Can the Wii U Remote Plus be used to play Wii games?

I have a Wii U console. I ordered The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword and The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess from Amazon to be able to play them on my Wii U, since I never owned the Wii previously, ...
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Anywhere to sit inside the Earth Temple?

This question is pretty straightforward, is there anywhere to take a seat inside the Earth Temple from Skyward Sword? I'm on hero mode, so benches/stools are my only method of health recovery that ...
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Is Fi's dancing based on anything?

Fi seems to have pretty specific dance moves when she is interpreting messages left behind by the Goddess. Are those dance moves from: a specific choreography of something famous (Swan Lake?) ...
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Skyward Sword Floria Waterfall Dowsing

I've defeated Ghirahim and am just messing around before fighting Demise and am not in hero mode. While exploring Floria Waterfall, which has the entrance to the Ancient Cistern, I was dowsing for ...
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stuck in Skyview Temple?

I'm in the Skyview Temple, in the first three connected rooms -- the middle room is the one that contains the map, the rooms to the left and right contain some skulltulas and pink switches. ...
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Is there an in-game guide to find heart pieces?

In Twilight Princess there is a fortune teller that will give clues to help you find heart pieces. In Skyward Sword there is a fortune teller, but as far as I can tell he does not provide similar ...
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zelda skyward sword falling maneuver [closed]

Need directions on how to use the wii remote to maneuver link while falling towards a target. I keep falling short of my target.
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Why can I no longer equip items?

So I've tried everything when trying to equip a bottle, shield, etc. but nothing works. I have looked everywhere an tried everything I can think of. I've searched google watched walkthroughs. So I've ...
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Does preparing your pouch when fighting bosses the first time help with the Boss Challenge?

I am playing through Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword a second time after having beaten it on Normal Mode. The first time I played, I had difficulty with the Thunder Dragon's Boss Challenge. I'm looking ...
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Can we do anything to console Groose in Sealed Grounds?

I've just defeated The Imprisoned and sealed the beast. Then after that Groose seemed very upset because he couldn't do anything. Is there anyway I could console him? I tried talking to him a few ...
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How do you use potions? [duplicate]

I am out of Skyloft and am trying to restore my hearts with the potion in my pouch but I have tried several things and nothing seems to be working. I am not much of a gamer and could use all the help ...
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How do I get across the water to defeat the second hanging skulltula?

I'm in the first temple of Skyward Sword. I've defeated the first hanging skulltula there, how do I make it across the water to reach the other one and get the treasure chest?
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How can I recalibrate my Wiimote sword position while fighting?

In Skyward Sword when I'm trying to strike my sword in the desired directions it often seems that the calibration has gone out of whack, so when I'm trying to strike left-to-right I end up just ...
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Why does the robot tell me to get a helmet?

In The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword in the Lanayru Mine, one of the LD-301 robots tells me "So you're looking for work? Well come back when you have a helmet." What does this mean? I'm almost at ...
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Kina's Gratitude Crystals Glitch?

She asks for someone to plow the fields but then I have to put away pumpkins again. I've done it 3 times now and there is still no option to go get the head mole-guy. I haven't done the harp thing ...
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How do I gain the ability to dowse for hearts?

I was watching a friend play Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword the other day and saw that he can use his sword's dowsing ability to locate hearts... even though I am much further along n the game than he ...
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How do I get to the Big Chest in the Sandship?

In the Sandship, I have gained access to the captain's quarters in the stern of the ship. However I can't access the room with the Big Chest in it. The chest and the room are blocked off by bars. If ...
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How can I open the Fire Sanctuary Basement Floor Treasure Chest?

I completed the Fire Sanctuary in Zelda: Skyward Sword and after going back inside I found I never visited the Basement Floor of the Dungeon Map. There is a treasure chest I had not gotten. I searched ...
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Why can't I activate the Goddess Cube?

I have reached Eldin Volcano and am trying to activate the Goddess Cube at the end of the forked path. No matter how many times I hit it, it won't flash. I have followed the guide, so don't think I ...
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What is the relation between Fi and Scrapper?

Scrapper seems to like Fi a lot. From the beginning, he's awesome with Fi, and just a total Jerk with Link. That relation never seems to be explained in the game (as of why does Scrapper seems to ...
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What is with these pervert Bobokins?

Every time I ask Fi to analyze a Bobokin, she tells me how they have a fascination with "fashionable undergarments". She says this about every single one, Red Bobokins, Green Bobokins, Archer ...
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Is anything hidden under the sand in the Shipyard?

In the Shipyard in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, after defeating the Thousand Year spider thing and searching through the sand, Fi told me that there was a 0% chance there would be any clues in ...
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Where are these supposedly mysteriously appearing rupees?

I just acquired the Rupee Medal in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. Supposedly this medal "makes Rupees mysteriously appear." But where do they appear!? Are they supposed to just politely drop ...
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What's the maximum number of slots in the Adventure Pouch?

My Adventure Pouch is full and I want to carry more items. I have expanded it as much as I think I can, but want to know if I can expand it further. What's the maximum number of slots in the Adventure ...
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How can I get the rupees from the fishhead-like entrance eyes in Floria waterfall?

Replaying the game in hard mode, and I'm trying to be very thorough and discover things I missed the first time. I've got all dowsing abilities enabled, and I'm dowsing for rupees and treasure, mostly ...
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Was I a bad Hero by taking so long to catch up with Zelda?

So, Zelda fell through the clouds and like a good young Hero I rushed after her to save her. I ran through the forest in desperation searching and dowsing for her. I found a Kikwi who said she was ...
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How do I catch the fairy in the sealed grounds?

I can't seem to catch the fairy that floats in the sealed grounds. I tried running and jumping to catch it in my bottle, but it doesn't work. It's too high to scoop. What do I do?
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is it still possible to get the gratitude crystal from Peater?

I think I might have skipped talking to Peater to advance the side quest and Peater keeps saying "Bamboo slivers! Who has gone and stolen my baby girl's heart? Oh... I knew this day would come, ...
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Where is my Goddess Chest from the Goddess Cube in the volcano?

When I entered the actual volcano in Eldin Volcano and dove off the metal platform, I landed on a tall rock platform witha Goddess Cube on it. I hit it witha Skyward Strike and it shot into the sky, ...
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What's the most efficient way to earn Rupees early on in Zelda: Skyward Sword?

I am at the Forest temple in Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword and just got the flying bug remote control thingadongdong. There's a lot of stuff at Beedle's Airshop I want to but but it's friggin' ...
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What is the nest thing on top of the windmill-like house in Skyloft?

In Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, there is a house in Skyloft which looks almost like a windmill and has a nest-like thing on top of it. I just got the flying bug thingie which I can throw and ...
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Is there a point to the mound / sunlight room in the Temple of Hylia?

In the Temple of Hylia, there's a room behind the Bird save statue that has a mound, and a few items to help you recover. Besides giving you some life hearts, is there anything else you can do in ...
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What's the fastest way to tear apart Koloktos' heart?

When fighting Koloktos, after breaking the cage that covers his chest, should I keep using his giant ali baba sword to slash at his heart, or is it faster to drop it and use my own? I only get ...
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Is it possible to unlock the side door in the Temple of Hylia?

The Temple of Hylia has two exterior doors, one in the front and one on the side wall. The front door unlocks when the plot says you're supposed to go through it, but the other door never got ...
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Why can't I access the pouch?

For some reason I cannot access my pouch. I'm about half way through the game, and for some reason the - button will not respond while I'm in game play. It's not the button/controller, the - works off ...
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In Skyward Sword, how do I get the harp out of my inventory?

I am having a problem getting the harp to play at all. I'm at the point where you need to get the two windmills to point at the light tower. I've done this (via retrieving the propeller with the ...
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Can you get away with only completing a third of this puzzle?

I don't have an easy way to test this myself, so I figured I'd ask in case someone else was. Looking at it from a "trying-to-break-the-game" point of view, the rotating bridge puzzle of the Isle of ...
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What happens if you die trying to beat the Thunder Dragon's Challenge?

I need to know what happens when you die facing the Thunder Dragon's bosses. Is it all over? Do I lose my progress?
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How can I fix a glitch with the Kina Gratitude Crystal sidequest?

I have completed all the sidequests for the gratitude crystals (and found all the ones in the wild), but realized I was still five short (75). In trying to discover the issue, I realized the game had ...
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How do I equip a bottle, and re-equip 2nd & 3rd bottle?

I can't even get the shield to equip much less the bottles. I have no trouble on the slingshot, blower or whip -those all work normally. Could I get a basic step by step instruction for this? I ...
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Can't Get Gratitude Crystal from Peatrice

I've been trying to get the gratitude crystals from Peatrice and cannot seem to get her to invite me back to her house. I've followed the instructions here: Peatrice and Peater's Side Quest: ...
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Is the Thrill Digger minigame deterministic?

In Skyward Sword, in the Edlin Volcano area near the Bokoblin tower, there is a cave where one can play the game Thrill Digger. My question is: can one predict the layout of the board based on: ...
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Does the original Zelda theme ever play in Skyward Sword?

I've been playing the newest Legend of Zelda game on the Wii, Skyward Sword, but I'm really missing the main Zelda theme: ...
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What do I need to do with a parrot statue that is missing a red eye? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Purpose of one-eyed statue in Skyloft? In Skyward Sword, there's a bird statue near the waterfall (it is the only one in that area) and it seems to be missing a red ...
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Where are the places I can find fairies for my bottles?

I've seen fairies in random places, but some of them don't replenish after getting them? Where are the places I can find fairies repeatedly?
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Do upgrades only need to be done once?

I am playing Zelda Skyward Sword and I am at a point where I could do some upgrading - but yet to do any at all. I am wondering if any upgrades I commit to will remain for the duration of the game? ...
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What shapes can I draw on a Goddess Wall? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What does drawing on a Goddess Wall do? So Goddess Walls seem pretty neat - they give you free stuff if you draw on them! ...except, the game does a less than adequate ...
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Is there a list of all ancient Hylian text in the game and its translation?

Now that the ancient Hylian font in Skyward Sword has been decoded, is there a list or some other resource somewhere of all text in the game and its translation? I sometimes see text in the game but I ...
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Is pumpkin soup still good to drink cold?

What are the benefits of Pumpkin Soup hot vs cold? Is it still worth drinking cold? Is it better than other potions still?
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When do new gratitude crystal quests appear?

I'm tired of running around Skyloft every time I return from the surface or accomplish something elsewhere to look for new quests to earn gratitude crystals. At which points in the game do each of the ...