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The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD


Vincent Lau

(1 of 2) The Clawshots are one of the Goddess’s sacred gifts.

The Clawshots are one of the Goddess’s sacred gifts. (left), If you can hook something, the cross-hairs will change color. (right)

The Clawshots can hook onto vines and special targets and then drag you to their position. They first appeared in Twilight Princess, although they’re functionally identical to the Hookshot in earlier games.

You can use the Clawshots like the Slingshot or similar projectile-based items, by aiming with the Wii remote/Joy-Con/right stick. If a target can be hooked and is within range, the color of the cross-hairs will change from white to blue.

Since these are Clawshots, as in plural, you actually get two (so they’re essentially the Double Clawshot). After hooking onto a target, you can aim and shoot the second Clawshot at a different target, then repeat with the first Clawshot.

Where to Find

The Clawshots are your reward for completing Nayru’s Silent Realm in Lanayru Desert.

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Guide Information
  • Publisher
  • Platforms,
    Switch, Wii
  • Genre
    Action Adventure
  • Guide Release
    16 July 2021
  • Last Updated
    20 August 2021
    Version History
  • Guide Author
    Daniel Chaviers

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You are Link, a resident of Skyloft–a floating village in the vast sky. For ages, you’ve been training at the Knight Academy and, today, the day of your graduation has arrived. While your life thus far has been peaceful, soon nothing will be the same again, when your beloved friend, Zelda, is stolen from you…

Our strategy guide for The Legend of Zelda Skyward Sword (HD) contains all the necessary knowledge to search for and rescue Zelda, such as a full walkthrough with detailed maps. Plus every hero needs a rest; if you want to grab all the collectables and fix other people’s problems (sidequests), we can help you with that too!

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