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Shield Surf Guide - How To Use & Effect
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Shield Surf Guide - How To Use & Effect

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Shield Surf guide for the Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom (TotK). Includes how to use shield surf, when to use shield surfing, controls, tips, & more about shield surf.

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Shield Surf - How To Use

Jump & Press Both ZL+A Buttons With Shield

On a downhill, you can surf your way down using shield. The applicable locations where this can be used are limited but it is convenient and fun to use if you explored the areas where it can be used.

Controls For Shield Surf

Left stick (top)Accelerate
Left stick (bottom)Decelerate
X while mid-airParaglider

Shield Surf - When To Use & Benefits

Swift Downhill Descend

Shield Surf is one means of mobility when exploring which can be used when going downhill. Shield Surf cannot be executed if there is no downhill slope, even if you try to perform it.

Shield Durability Can Decrease

Shield Durability

▲ Durability does not decrease while surfing

Performing Shield Surf on snowy mountains & deserts does not reduce the shield's durability but it does if you do it in other areas. It would be great if you have a disposable shield that you can use for Shield Surf so you are not going to worry when it gets destroyed.

Cover More Distance When Jumping

If you do the Shield Surf mid-air while pressing the L stick, you are going to roll forward while moving in the direction you are moving. It looks like a double jump and the distance it can cover is longer than usual. This technique is useful for reaching certain areas that would be impossible to reach by typical means such as making your way across different platforms.

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Repair WeaponReroll Weapon Effects
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Inventory Expansion▶Make An Axe

Farming & Cooking

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▶Bomb Flowers Farming
Cooking Related
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▶Towing Harness

Map Related

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PoeMalanya Spring
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Kara Kara Bazaar▶Gerudo Town
Goron City▶Lucky Clover Gazette
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Rito Village▶Yunoboco HQ
Forgotten Temple▶Lookout Landing Hidden Passage
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Blood MoonWays To Travel
Summon SatoriHow To Pass Time
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Cross WaterHow To Catch Fish

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Upgrade BatteryZonaite Farming
Zonai ChargeCrystallized Charge
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RocketPortable Pot
CannonHover Stone
Big WheelSmall Wheel
BatteryTime Bomb
CartHoming Cart
Construct HeadBeam Emitter
Rocket Shield

Combat, Skills, and Controls

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Recover Hearts/HealthHow To Flurry Rush
How To WhistleSage's Skills
Control ConstructCreate An Updraft
Controls SettingsHow To Use Shield
Shield SurfDefeat Shielded Enemies
How To SneakstrikeElemental Effects

System and Others

New FeaturesPoints of No Return
▶Amiibo BenefitsShould You Play BotW?
▶What Carries Over?How To Save
Can You Play Multiplayer?▶Change Difficulty
Death PenaltyRequired Storage
▶Best SettingsKingdom Edition
Collector's Edition

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