Questions tagged [zelda-skyward-sword]

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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How do I activate the Lanayru Desert Mining Co. Stone Cache power generator?

I've activated two of the three generators to power the machine that opens the entrance to the Lanayru Mining Co. However, I can't figure out how to get to the generator at the end of the Stone Cache....
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How do I complete the second Pumpkin Landing Task?

For the second Pumpkin Landing Task I need to carry five pumpkins to a shed, however I'm having quite a bit of trouble. The biggest issue I have is when I try ot proceed left, since the pumpkins have ...
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How can I pick up the spores from the mushrooms in the forest?

In the forest, there are some mushrooms everywhere, some of them are shimmering. Apparently there are Mushroom Spores and Glittering Spores that can be picked up off of them. If you hit them, a puff ...
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Are my saves transferable to another Wii?

I have tried to move several Wii saves from one console to another in the past with an SD card, and some games seem to have disabled this feature. I am currently traveling and would like to start ...
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In what way is the game different (or the same) when you play in 'Hero Mode'?

So the game actually has a Hero Mode which is unlocked when you beat the game. What are the changes that I can expect when playing in Hero Mode? What remains?
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How do I get feathers from Chirri?

In the Sealed Grounds area of Faron Woods, there are birds called Chirri flying around. Targetting them and talking to Fi tells me "There is an 85% chance that its feathers can be used as some kind ...
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How many empty bottles are in Skyward Sword?

Most Zelda games have around 4 empty bottles for Link to use. How many are in Skyward Sword?
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Is the only way to get the piece of heart in the restaurant to break the chandelier?

Is it possible to get the piece of heart without breaking the custom-made chandelier in the Lumpy Pumpkin at Pumpkin Landing in Skyward Sword?
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How many extra wallets can I buy? / What are the maximum number of Rupees I can carry?

In addition to having different sized Wallets, Beedle's shop also stocks extra wallets, which allow you to carry an extra 300 coins each. After buying one, you can leave the shop and come back to buy ...
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Is there a way to turn off the controller schematic?

In the bottom corners of the screen there is a picture of the Wiimote with labels that tell you what each of the buttons currently do. It is incredibly distracting, and I feel comfortable enough with ...
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What does the Life Medal do?

Beedle is selling an item with the name Life Medal. Beedle has no idea what it does, but he's selling it for 800 rupees, which is quite a bit of rupees. What does the Life Medal do?
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What happened to my Loftwing?

In Skyward Sword, my Loftwing didn't appear when Zelda pushed me off the ledge. I know I have to find out what happened to it now, but I have no idea where to go. Someone suggested asking the people ...
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Are bird statues the only way to save?

Aside from the occasional save prompt, the only way I've discovered to save thus far is with bird statues. This is very unusual, since previous Zelda games allowed you to save anywhere. Are bird ...
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What happens if my shield breaks?

I've noticed my shield only seems capable of taking a few hits, at least right now, so I'm leery about using it. If my shield breaks, is it completely useless, or are there some attacks it is still ...
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With what methods can I repair my shield?

I'm aware that I can repair my shield at the blacksmith in town, but are there any other methods I can use to repair my shield? I'm interested in a method which allows me to repair my shield while I'...
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Do your conversation options with Zelda the first time you meet her matter?

The first time you meet Zelda, she asks you what you think of her outfit, with three choices. Does your choice here have any lasting effect in the game?
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How do you get Beedle's airship to stop?

There doesn't seem to be a feasible way to ring the bell on the bottom of Beedle's airship. It seems it might be possible to stab a pumpkin and throw it at the bell or lift up a pot and throw it. The ...
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Does Zelda: Skyward Sword require the Wii MotionPlus accessory?

Or will MotionPlus be optional? Just wondering if I'll be required to buy this accessory for this game.
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Are there humans in Zelda?

At the beginning of this trailer, there's reference to humans. Which leads me to wonder, were there ever humans in the other Zelda games? For example, would Hylians be considered humans?