Thunder Keese Enemy Guide: How to Beat Thunder Keese | Zelda: Skyward Sword HD (Switch)

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How to Beat Thunder Keese

This guide will show you how to beat Thunder Keese, an enemy in the Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD for the Nintendo Switch. Read on to learn where to find Thunder Keese, drops for beating it, as well as strategy for beating it.

Thunder Keese Basic Information

Thunder Keese
Locations Lanayru Mine, Lanayru Desert
HP 4
Rewards Monster Claw

How to Beat Thunder Keese


Thunde Keese - Strategy

How to Beat Thunder Keese
You can stab the end by knocking it down with the same shield attack as normal Keese.

Thunder Keese are variants of Keese found in Lanayru Desert. As the name suggests, they can charge themselves with electricity.

Lanayru Desert Walkthrough

Avoid attacking while electro-charged

Thunder Keese - Electrocution
Using metallic weapons such as Iron Shields and your Sword while Thunder Keese are electro-charged will electrocute you.

Wooden Shields are safe to use for these types of enemies.

Charge your Skyward Strike or Ranged Attacks

Thunder Keese - Skyward Strike
Since attacking Thunder Keese while it is charged will shock you, use ranged weapons such as Bows. The most efficient to use is your Skyward Strike, which will instantly beat Thunder Keese.

Thunder Keese's Attacks

Attack Power Element Knockback
Body blow 2 Electricity -

Effective Weapons and Attacks

Weapon/Skill Effectivity
Sword Skyward Strike Spin Attack Bomb
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Bow Beetle Gust Bellows Clawshots
Yes Yes Okay Yes
Slingshot Whip
Yes Yes

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