MAJOR SPOILERS: Entire Skyward Sword Plot Revealed!

JordanNovember 8th, 2011 by Jordan

For most of the day today, a rumored text dump of Skyward Sword has been floating around. This text dump contained crucial details of how the game progresses, from beginning tutorials to final boss battle. However, some doubts still remained about the legitimacy of this dump and so we’ve refrained from posting it.

Now, though, we’ve gotten full confirmation that this is indeed legitimate. The entire plot summary of Skyward Sword can be found after the jump. BE WARNED: THESE ARE MASSIVE SPOILERS AND REVEAL DETAILS OF THE ENTIRE GAME.

You’ve been warned.

Here is the progression of the game, bullet by bullet:

  • Go meet Zelda, who is waiting by the Statue of the Goddess.
  • Search for your missing Loftwing.
  • Use the map to search near the waterfall for your bird.
  • Triumph in the Wing Ceremony race.
  • Follow the mysterious girl who appeared in your dream.
  • Fly to the column of light and descend through the clouds to the land below.
  • Search for Zelda, who seems to have landed safely.
  • Go to Faron Woods and search for Zelda.
  • Gather information on Zelda from the Kikwis.
  • Use the Slingshot to reach the temple where Zelda is.
  • Search for Zelda, who is somewhere in Skyview Temple.
  • Return the tablet to the Statue of the Goddess in Skyloft.
  • Travel to Eldin Province using the new column of light.
  • Search for Zelda in Eldin Province.
  • Search for the key to the temple at Eldin Volcano.
  • Use the completed key to open the door to the temple at Eldin Volcano.
  • Search for Zelda in the Earth Temple.
  • Return the third tablet to the Statue of the Goddess in Skyloft.
  • Travel to Lanayru Province using the new column of light.
  • Search for Zelda in Lanayru Province.
  • Look for an entrance to Lanayru Mining Facility.
  • Travel through Lanayru Mining Facility to the Temple of Time.
  • Show your new harp to the old woman at the Sealed Grounds.
  • Respond to the event happening in the Sealed Grounds.
  • Find out more about the Ballad of the Goddess in Skyloft.
  • Unlock the mystery of the Ballad of the Goddess told to you by the headmaster.
  • Investigate the location the Light Tower has illuminated.
  • Follow the guidance of Farore’s Courage to the first Trial Gate.
  • Use the Water Dragon’s Scale to search Faron Woods.
  • Ask the Water Dragon about the sacred flame.
  • Find some sacred water and take it to the Water Dragon.
  • Explore the area that opened up behind the waterfall.
  • Look for a sacred flame within the Ancient Cistern.
  • Travel to the Isle of Songs to learn the next song.
  • Find and open the next Trial Gate with Nayru’s Wisdom.
  • Use the Clawshots to investigate Lanayru Desert.
  • Retrieve the sea chart from the Skipper’s Retreat.
  • Search for Skipper’s ship at the Shipyard.
  • Search for Skipper’s ship at the Pirate Stronghold.
  • Use dowsing to find the old ship in Lanayru Sand Sea.
  • Search the Sandship for the sacred flame.
  • Fly to the Isle of Songs to learn the third song.
  • Find and open the next Trial Gate with Din’s Power.
  • Use the Fireshield Earrings to explore new areas.
  • Find a way to carry water to the peak of Eldin Volcano.
  • Transport the water basin to the wall of fire at the peak of Eldin Volcano and enter the temple.
  • Find the third sacred flame within the Fire Sanctuary.
  • Activate the Gate of Time with your enhanced sword.
  • Seal away the mysterious monster that has appeared at the bottom of Sealed Grounds again.
  • Hit the Gate of Time with a Skyward Strike from your enhanced sword.
  • Reunite with Zelda in the world of the past.
  • Return to your own time to fulfill your promise to Zelda.
  • Search Skyloft for information about the Triforce.
  • Ask Instructor Owlan how to find Levias.
  • Meet with Levias and ask about the Triforce.
  • Ask the three dragons about the Song of the Hero.
  • Return to Levias to complete the Song of the Hero.
  • Find and open the next Trial Gate with the Song of the Hero.
  • Search for a second Stone of Trials.
  • Enter the structure that has appeared underneath the Isle of the Goddess.
  • Search for the three parts of the Triforce within Sky Keep.
  • Chase after Ghirahim, who has abducted Zelda.
  • Prevent Ghirahim from realizing his plan to resurrect Demise.
  • Defeat Ghirahim in the world of the past.
  • Defeat the revived Demise in the world of the past.

And there it is. All of Skyward Sword laid bare. What are your thoughts on this? Is this indeed the best Zelda game ever, at least plot-wise? I myself was keeping my eyes trained away from the text as I’m trying not to spoil the game… it’s not working too well.

Source: Zelda Informer

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