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How To Defeat The Eighth Colossus In Shadow Of Colossus

How To Defeat The Eighth Colossus In Shadow Of Colossus
Scary but not tough, mostly because you don’t spend all of this fight in the safety of mounted. This guide will tell you How To Defeat The Eighth Colossus In Shadow Of Colossus without dying so you can continue your perfect run of zero defeats, right?

Unlike the previous enemies you have fought, the Eighth Colossus isn’t overly, well, colossal. It’s rather small compared to previous encounters. As such you will not spend much of this fight in the safety of a beard or tail mount, this ones all about your footwork.

When you begin you’re on the top floor. Work your way down to the 1st floor so you are 1 floor above the Eighth Colossus. Look down and shoot him with an arrow to get his attention. He will shoot fireballs at you. While easily avoided initially, these also leave a lingering cloud that can be very damaging so stay clear.

Eventually, as you run around the first floor, it will begin to climb to reach you. This is your chance. Once it has started climbing shoot one of its legs. This will stun the creature and open an attack on another limb. Shoot another leg and it will fall down to the ground. You can safely jump down from the first floor without taking too much damage.

Once it falls, the two weak points on its stomach are revealed. Take them both out repeating the steps above to defeat this Eighth Colossus.

Moving on, check out our guide for the 9th Colossus.

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