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Skyward Sword Heart Piece Guide

Skyward Sword Heart Piece Guide


Our Skyward Sword Heart Piece Guide details all the hidden locations of Heart Pieces in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, and is a supplement to our complete Skyward Sword Walkthrough. I've broken down this guide by area, so as you return to each region, check back here for new hearts available with your latest equipment! Be aware that some Heart Pieces will be inside Goddess Cubes, which means you'll have to cross-reference our Skyward Sword Goddess Cube Guide to find them all!

We also have a Skyward Sword Item Upgrades Guide that details all the possible improvements you can add to your items and equipment as well as explains where to find the various loot and materials you'll need to do the job. No matter what you're searching for, we've got a guide to help!

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The Sky Heart Piece 1

Location: Lumpy Pumpkin, Pumpkin Landing
Prerequisites: Goddess Sword
How to obtain: Repeatedly roll into one of the rafters in the Pumpkin Landing pub to knock down this Heart Piece. Unfortunately, you'll have to work off your debts to the owner for breaking his chandelier.

The Sky Heart Piece 2

Location: South of Skyloft
Prerequisites: Slingshot
How to obtain: Treasure from Faron Woods Goddess Cube 2.

The Sky Heart Piece 3

Location: Batreaux's House, Skyloft
Prerequisites: 10 Gratitude Crystals
How to obtain: Bring Batreaux 10 Gratitude Crystals and he'll hand over a Heart Piece as a reward.

The Sky Heart Piece 4

Location: Beedle's Airship Shop
Prerequisites: 1,600 Rupees
How to obtain: Buy the Heart Piece from Beedle for 1,600 Rupees.

The Sky Heart Piece 5

Location: Beedle's Island
Prerequisites: Hook Beetle
How to obtain: Treasure from Lanayru Desert Goddess Cube 3.

The Sky Heart Piece 6

Location: Lumpy Pumpkin, Pumpkin Landing
Prerequisites: The Sky Heart Piece 2, Empty Bottle, Goddess's Harp
How to obtain: Work off your debts from breaking the Lumpy Pumpkin chandelier. Your first task is to deliver a bottle of Hot Pumpkin Soup to Eagus at the Sparring Hall. The second task is to carry a tall stack of pumpkins to the storage area without dropping them. The third task is to entertain the audience one night by playing your harp. As usual, you'll have to follow the rhythm, which this time is measured by the swaying of the crowd. Complete all three tasks to earn a Heart Piece.

The Sky Heart Piece 7

Location: Dodoh's Drop, Fun Fun Island
Prerequisites: Complete "No Fun Island" Sidequest
How to obtain: Achieve a perfect score in the Dodoh's Drop minigame at Fun Fun Island by gathering all the score multipliers and landing on the 50-Rupee space.

The Sky Heart Piece 8

Location:
Prerequisites: Water Dragon's Scale
How to obtain: Treasure from Faron Woods Goddess Cube 4.

The Sky Heart Piece 9

Location:
Prerequisites: Water Dragon's Scale
How to obtain: Treasure from Eldin Volcano Goddess Cube 6.

The Sky Heart Piece 10

Location: Skyloft Knight Academy, Zelda's Room
Prerequisites: Clawshots
How to obtain: Use the Clawshots to grab onto the target in the chimney on the roof of the Knight Academy and drop down into the crawlspace. At the end of the crawlspace you can drop down into Zelda's room and retrieve a Heart Piece from her closet.

The Sky Heart Piece 11

Location: Pumpkin Pull, Skyloft
Prerequisites: Bow, Complete "To Get Stronger" Sidequest
How to obtain: Score more than 600 points in Fledge's Pumpkin Pull mini-game to earn a Heart Piece. Tip: Fully charge each arrow, and as soon as the pumpkins pass through the outer ring of the targeting reticule, release the button to fire. Works every time!

The Sky Heart Piece 12

Location: Strich's Bug Paradise
Prerequisites: Fireshield Earrings
How to obtain: Treasure from Eldin Volcano Goddess Cube 8.

The Sky Heart Piece 13

Location:
Prerequisites: Clawshots
How to obtain: Treasure from Lanayru Desert Goddess Cube 8.

Faron Woods Heart Piece 1

Location: Faron Woods, on a ledge protruding from a trunk of the Great Tree
Prerequisites: None
How to obtain: Climb carefully along the roots north of the Great Tree (nearby the hole where you find Oolo the Kikwi) and you'll see one that branches off towards a lonely rope. Tread the tightrope spanning the gap carefully to pick it up.

Faron Woods Heart Piece 2

Location: Skyview Temple, right outside the room where you obtain the Beetle
Prerequisites: Beetle
How to obtain: Once you have the Beetle, clear out any nearby enemies and point your Beetle towards the top of the room. Guide it into a small alcove at the top of the egg-shaped structure where you acquired the Beetle and you'll see a diamond switch that, when struck, opens up a gate at the base of the egg. Inside is a treasure chest containing the Heart Piece.

Guide your Beetle up to the tippity-top of the egg and hit this switch And there you go!

Faron Woods Heart Piece 3

Location: Faron Woods
Prerequisites: Bombs
How to obtain: Blast the debris blocking the wall on the path leading from the Sealed Grounds into the forest proper and you'll find a Heart Piece inside.

Faron Woods Heart Piece 4

Location: Sealed Grounds, Behind the Temple
Prerequisites: Goddess's Harp
How to obtain: Playing the Goddess's Harp nearby Gorko at the Sealed Temple will summon a Goddess Wall. Draw the symbol he requests on the wall and he'll give you a Heart Piece.

Eldin Volcano Heart Piece 1

Location: Eldin Volcano, on a ledge overlooking the spot where you meet your first Pyrup
Prerequisites: None
How to obtain:This Heart Piece is just sitting on a ledge overlooking the path past your first Pyrup encounter. Once you reach the spot with the bone bridge, climb up the ledges across from the path that brought you there and hop over to the spot overlooking the road. You'll have to deal with two shelled Pyrups to reach the Heart Piece. One requires that you bowl Bombs with fairly decent accuracy, so be careful! Beyond the Pyrups you can waltz on over and grab the Heart Piece.

Eldin Volcano Heart Piece 2

Location: Fire Sanctuary
Prerequisites: Mogma Mitts
How to obtain: During one of the burrowing sessions as you travel the temple, if you catch the runaway Mogma, he'll hand over a Heart Piece as a reward.

Eldin Volcano Heart Piece 3

Location: Volcano Summit
Prerequisites: Mogma Mitts
How to obtain: Look for a hole you can burrow into with the Mogma Mitts nearby the Fire Sanctuary. You'll see some Blessed Butterflies flying about it. Inside is the Heart Piece.

Lanayru Desert Heart Piece 1

Location: Lanayru Desert, beyond a cracked wall near the northeast corner
Prerequisites: Bombs
How to obtain:One of the hidden pathways across the sinksand in Lanayru Desert leads to a bombable cracked wall, beyond which is a Heart Piece.

Lanayru Desert Heart Piece 2

Location: Sandship
Prerequisites: Bow
How to obtain: From the topmast where you turned the power node to open up the case containing the Timeshift Crystal, ride the zipline to the rear of the ship and use the Clawshot targets to drop onto a ledge at the stern. A treasure chest here contains a Heart Piece.

Lanayru Desert Heart Piece 3

Location: Lanayru Shipyard
Prerequisites: Clear Sandship
How to obtain:If you complete the minecart minigame at the Shipyard with a time of 1m 5s or less, you'll earn this Heart Piece as a prize.

Lanayru Desert Heart Piece 4

Location: Lanayru Gorge
Prerequisites: Win four consecutive battles in the boss replay challenge
How to obtain:If you can win four consecutive boss replay battles in the Thunder Dragon's challenge, you'll have earned a Heart Piece.