How to Get the Goddess Shield: Location and How to Use | Zelda: Skyward Sword HD (Switch)

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This is a guide to getting the Goddess Shield in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword (HD) for the Nintendo Switch. Read on to learn where to find Goddess Shield, as well as how to use it.

Goddess Shield Basic Information

Goddess Shield
Currently Unavailable
Item Type Shield
The most durable type of Sacred Shield. It effectively repels electric, fire, and curse attacks.

Goddess Shield Sell Price

Goddess Shield can be sold to Peatrice at the Item Check for 500 Rupees.

Item Price
Goddess Shield 500

How to Get Goddess Shield

Upgrade Using Materials

Goddess Shield can be obtained after upgrading it with the necessary materials.

See the table below to learn which materials are needed to obtain the Goddess Shield.

Item Required Materials
Goddess Shield Divine Shield
Monster Horn x3
Dusk Relic x4
Blue Bird Feather x1
Bird Feather x3

All Goddess Shield Upgrades

Item Required Materials
Divine Shield Sacred Shield
Ornamental Skull x3
Dusk Relic x1
Bird Feather x2
Upgrade Price: 100 Rupees
Goddess Shield Divine Shield
Monster Horn x3
Dusk Relic x4
Blue Bird Feather x1
Bird Feather x3
Upgrade Price: 150 Rupees

List of Upgrades

How to Use Goddess Shield

Press and Hold the R Button

Zelda Skyward Sword HD - Point and Release the R Button to Equip
Hold down the R Button on the right Joy-Con to bring up the Pouch menu. Point the controller at the shield and let go of the R Button to equip it.

If done correctly, the shield will appear on Link's back.

Shake the Left Joy-Con or Press the Left Joystick to Block

Zelda Skyward Sword HD - Using the Shield to Block
Once you have the shield equipped, shake the left Joy-Con or press the left joystick to use the shield. You can use this maneuver to block or deflect enemy attacks.

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