THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: SKYWARD SWORD
1.14 The Ancient Cistern
Map available in unlocked guide...
|Piece of Heart||Goddess Cube|
1. Consider the Lotus
Begin by heading around to the right, fighting the groups of Green Chuchus that spawn in your path. Pull the switch to raise the bars blocking the door leading into the right-hand chamber. Dive off the platform and splash down in the pool...
Follow the room’s walkways around to the left. Fight or sneak your way past the Skulltulas until you come to a door sporting an unusual floral lock. Read the stone tablet next to it for the clue that tells you how to unlock it.
Return to the central chamber and examine the enormous statue there. If you leap from the water onto the solid platform that runs around the statue’s back and sides, you can read another stone tablet that contains another important clue.
You need to examine spots on the upper back, lower back, back of the right palm, and back of the left palm. A red arrow points in a certain direction on each spot. For the impatient, the order of the arrows is up-down-left-right.
This indicates the order you should strike the “petals” on the floral lock: the top one, the bottom one, the left one, and then the right one...
- Lanayru Mining Facility
- Return to the Sealed Grounds
- Return to Faron Woods
- Lake Floria
- Return to Lanayru Desert
- Lanayru Sand Sea
- The Sandship
- Return to Eldin Volcano
- Fire Sanctuary
- Lanayru Desert