Each and every enemy has specific weak points required to bring them down. This guide will tell you How To Defeat The First Colossus In Shadow Of The Colossus so you can begin your journey with a victory and move on to bigger and better things, much bigger.
The First Colossus is very much integrated with the starting tutorial. It’s a very basic fight designed to introduce you to the different combat mechanics. When you first encounter the First Colossus, use your sword ability (R1) and highlight the Colossus. This will highlight the weak points that you need to target.
Climb the back of the left leg, you will see large amounts of fur type material that you can climb. On the back of its calf, you will see a weak point. Hit that with a basic attack, square to pull your sword back and square again to stab.
This will bring the Colossus down to its knees. From there climb its back, navigating the different platforms, all the way to the top of its head. You can stop on the platforms to refill your stamina. Reach the top of its head and then do three large charge strikes, square, wait, square. This will be enough to bring him down.
So that’s How To Defeat The First Colossus In Shadow Of The Colossus. Check out our guide for the Second Colossus.