This part of the walkthrough covers Hyrule Castle. Link will navigate his way through the dungeon, collecting the compass, dungeon map, and big key. The dungeon concludes when Link battles the final boss, Ganondorf.

Part 1 of 9: East Courtyard

0:04 Central Courtyard
1:28 East 1: Surrounded!
2:16 East 2: Pull the Chain
2:38 East 3: King Bulblin
4:05 Defeat! (Small Key)
4:53 Returning to the Center (Rupees)
6:05 To the West


Part 2 of 9: West Courtyard [& Graveyard]


0:04 West 1: Bulblin Archers & Red Bokoblins
0:51 West 2: Wooden Barriers (Bulbos)
1:40 West 3: Pinwheel Puzzle (Gale Boomerang)
2:13 Dungeon Map
2:26 Hidden Area to North?
2:52 Graveyard! (Kill the Enemies)
3:52 Graves (Hints)
4:22 Sacred Tree: Unlocking the Goody Room
5:00 Putting Out the Rain (Light the Torches!!)
5:39 Owl Statues: Place Them Near the Entrance
6:40 Hidden Small Key, Congratulations!
7:20 Back to the Center (Rupees)


Part 3 of 9: Inside

0:04 Entrance: Surrounded!
0:52 Chandeliers: Compass
1:58 Darknut
2:47 Step/Platform Puzzle
3:31 West 1: Torch Puzzle
4:22 West 2: Dynalfos Room
5:05 Shortcut, Yay!
5:23 Doing the Other Side (OPTIONAL!)
6:04 East 1: Lizalfos Room
6:25 Soldiers? Crystal Switch!
6:58 East 2: Two Darknuts
8:50 Extra Rupees (Optional)
9:45 Using the Shortcut
10:12 Outside West: Aerofol
11:08 Small Key
11:50 Outside East: Uh oh!
12:42 Big Key
12:56 Central Door to the Tower


Part 4 of 9: Tower

0:04 Blocks + Soldiers (Wolf Form!)
0:37 Stairs 1: Jump
0:50 Area 1: Lizalfos
1:05 Stairs 2: Double Clawshots
1:20 Area 2: Lizalfos (Harder)
1:30 Stairs 3: Spinner
1:42 Area 3: Darknut
2:37 Goody Room (OPTIONAL!!!)
4:48 Atop Hyrule Castle
5:30 Lengthy Introduction
6:15 Ganondorf Rambles
7:34 Uh Oh…


Part 5 of 9: Ganon’s Puppet, ZELDA

0:04 Attack 1: Light Orb
0:25 Attack 2: Triforce
1:17 Attack 3: Swoop
2:03 Defeat! (Unpossessing Zelda)


Part 6 of 9: Dark Beast, GANON

0:04 Shooting the Crystal
0:35 Talking About Portals
0:57 Altering Tactics, Hmm…
1:08 Beast vs. Beast
1:14 Hold A, Then Left or Right
1:55 Defeat! (Flaming o.O)
2:10 “Precious Power” Returned
2:54 Ganondorf Awakens, Midna’s Decision
4:03 Hyrule Field: All is not Well
5:01 Zelda’s Plea
5:26 Spirits of Light: Light Arrows
5:49 Zelda’s Request


Part 7 of 9: Horseback Battle

0:04 Sword of the Sages & Phantom Riders
1:02 Ganon’s Last Defense: Splitting Orbs
1:14 Light Arrows (Z Target)
2:08 Defeat!
2:36 Final Confrontation


Part 8 of 9: Dark Lord, GANONDORF

0:04 Press A (Chance!)
0:34 How to Avoid Damage
0:50 Method 1: Distract Him, then Back Slice
1:06 Method 2: Wait For Him to Attack
1:17 Method 3: Fishing Rod
1:40 Fairy
2:34 Method 4: Taunt Him to Charge (Chance!)
2:48 Finish (Ending Blow)
3:22 Ganondorf’s Demise


Part 9 of 9: End Credits