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Shadow of the Colossus Guide

Shadow of the Colossus Guide

Beat all Colossi! The Shadow of the Colossus guide contains a full walkthrough of the game, including descriptions of the Colossi and combat tactics for each boss. We didn't forget about end game content like time attacks. Additionally, we've prepared a full analysis of in-game trophies.

The Shadow of the Colossus guide is a good source for all players, hardcore and casual alike. You can find information on the basic and more advanced concepts of the game, including secrets and combat tips for more difficult encounters.

Basic Tips

Here is some basic data that should be ingested at the beginning of the game.

  1. Controls
  2. Choosing the difficulty level
  3. Colossus fights - tips
  4. Finding your way around the world

Frequently Asked Questions

The Frequently Asked Questions section offers answers that correspond with the content seen in the previous versions of the game.

  1. How do I increase my health and stamina?
  2. Unlocking time attacks
  3. How do I repeat the colossi encounters?
  4. How do I get the Harpoon?
  5. How to change Agro color?


The walkthrough contains a list of all colossi encounters, strategy for each encounter and the list of vulnerable spots of each boss.

  1. Colossus 1 - Valus
  2. Colossus 2 - Quadratus
  3. Colossus 3 - Gaius
  4. Colossus 4 - Phaedra
  5. Colossus 5 - Avion
  6. Colossus 6 - Barba
  7. Colossus 7 - Hydrus
  8. Colossus 8 - Kuromori
  9. Colossus 9 - Basaran
  10. Colossus 10 - Dirge
  11. Colossus 11 - Celosia
  12. Colossus 12 - Pelagia
  13. Colossus 13 - Phalanx
  14. Colossus 14 - Cenobia
  15. Colossus 15 - Argus
  16. Colossus 16 - Malus

After the credits

Beating the final boss does not mean that the game is over. There are still many challenges and trophies left to win.

  1. Time Attack Rewards
  2. Altars

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About Shadow of the Colossus Guide

Author : Patrick "yxu" Homa for

Translator : Filip "Asfalto" Jaron

last update : January 31, 2018

Use the comments below to submit your updates and corrections to this guide.

Shadow of the Colossus Video Game

  • genre: Action

  • developer: Bluepoint Games
  • publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment
  • platform: PS4

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