Zelda: Skyward Sword

Pumpkin Pull Guide: Tips and How to Unlock

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Zelda Skyward Sword HD - Pumpkin Pull Guide Tips and How to Unlock
This is a guide on the Pumpkin Pull minigame in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD for the Nintendo Switch. Read on to learn how to unlock Pumpkin Pull, rewards, as well as tips and tricks!

How to Unlock Pumpkin Pull

Complete Fledge's Side Quest

Zelda Skyward Sword HD - Talk to Fledge
To unlock the Pumpkin Pull minigame, talk to Fledge in his room at night and give him two Stamina Potions after completing the Sandship.

Completing the side quest allows you to play the Pumpkin Pull minigame. Talk to Fledge outside the Sparring Hall and pay 20 Rupees to start the minigame.

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Pumpkin Pull Tips and Tricks

Video Walkthrough

Use Button-Only Controls

Zelda Skyward Sword HD - Use Button-Only Controls
It is recommended to use button-only controls and disable the motion contols for aiming when playing Pumpkin Pull.

Using these settings allow you to aim without causing any unintentional movements from the motion controls, making the minigame easier.

How to Use Button and Motion Controls

Aim at the Top Right Corner of Fledge

The easiest way to complete the Pumpkin Pull minigame is to aim your bow at the top right corner towards the fence.

Shoot at the pumpkin just as Fledge crouches down

Zelda Skyward Sword HD - Pumpkin Pull Shoot at the Pumpkin just as Fledge crouches down

After positioning yourself, wait for Fledge to crouch down and throw the pumpkin. Fire an arrow just as he crouches down to shoot the pumpkin and score points.

Do Not Waste Arrows

In Pumpkin Pull, your points increase if you shoot multiple pumpkins in a row. However, missing a shot resets the multiplier to zero so be careful when shooting the arrows at the pumpkins.

Pumpkin Pull Rewards

Piece of Heart

Zelda Skyward Sword HD - Pumpkin Pull Heart Piece Reward
Completing the minigame with 600 points or more for the first time rewards you with a Piece of Heart.

How to Get All Pieces of Heart In Order

Rupees or Random Treasures

You can receive Rupees or Treasures depending on the number of points you have at the end of the minigame. If you scored 600 points or more, you will earn a Piece of Heart as a first time reward!

See the table below to learn what rewards you get for Pumpkin Pull!

Points Rewards
0-140 No Reward
0-150 50 Rupees
400-590 Ancient Flower
Dusk Relic
Eldin Ore
600 or more Piece of Heart (First time only)
Goddess Plume
Blue Bird Feather
Golden Skull

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