Glitchless (Any%)

Most Recent Update

  • (February 3, 2024)
  • Minor fix to Hyrule Castle route and barrier skips

Runs should start with a blank file in slots 1, 2, and 3.


Ordon

  • Epona Cutscene
  • Ride to Ranch getting random rupees from grass (5 R)
  • Goats 1 (10 Goats)
  • Exit House
  • Store Forward and A to jump over ladder
  • Climb Vines to Eagle guy
  • Get and Deliver Crib (10 R)
  • Fishing Rod
  • Mail-box Jump onto roof
  • Two Yellow Rupees (30 R)
  • To Dock (rupees in grass if necessary)
  • Catch Fish
  • Enter Shop
  • Slingshot (0 R)
  • Exit Shop
  • Wooden Sword
  • Store Forward and A to jump over ladder
  • Slingshot & sword tutorial
  • Ride Epona to Faron
  • Lantern
  • Small Key
  • Save Talo
  • Goats 2 (20 Goats)
  • Wooden Sword Cutscene
  • Castle Sewers
  • Castle Rooftops
  • Enter Ordon
  • Listen to people by the dock
  • Scare Eagle Guy
  • Ordon Shield
  • Ordon Sword
  • Ordon Spring Warp Portal
  • Enter Faron Twilight

Faron Province

  • Faron Vessel
  • Kill First Two Bugs
  • Bugs In Coro's House (turn off sense to skip cutscene)
  • Kill Bug Before Tunnel
  • Kill Bug on Right Wall
  • Bugs In Main Tree Trunk
  • Burrowed Bugs
  • N. Faron Warp Portal
  • Kill Last Two Bugs
  • 1 frame Backflip for text skip (hug wall to walk around trigger)
  • Coro Small Key
  • Purple Mist with Monkey (Monkey Pushing)
  • Kill Bokoblin next to Trill
  • Refill lantern (rip off Trill)
  • Ending Blow
  • Enter Forest Temple

Forest Temple

  • Spin attack to Break Cage + kill Bokoblin
  • Kill spiders with Slingshot
  • Kill big spider and Light Torches
  • Skip cutscene + 1 frame backflip
  • Go back and go through East Door
  • Small Key
  • JS past hanging spider or Kill it with Slingshot
  • Enter locked door and Save Monkey 2
  • Head back to Main Room
  • Burn web and enter West Door
  • Deku Like skip
  • Enter door behind Boulder
  • Bonk totem pole and get Small Key
  • Light torches and Save Monkey 3
  • Back to previous room
  • Climb vines to the right and Enter door
  • Quick Big Baba fight
  • Save Monkey 4. Go back to Main Room
  • Use Monkey bridge to get to Ook
  • Ook
  • Gale Boomerang
  • Exit room
  • Use bridges on the right and Save Monkey 5
  • Exit back to Main Room and go through East Door
  • Boss Key with fence jump
  • Head to big open room with the Boss Door
  • Use bridges on the left and Kill spiders with boomerang. Enter door
  • Deku Like 2 skip
  • Save Monkey 6 (YT link) and head back to Bridge Room with 2 Bokoblins
  • Enter West Door
  • Burn web and Save Monkey 7
  • Climb back and up and head to east door
  • Use boomerang from the tunnel to Save Monkey 8
  • Go back to Boss Room and Enter Boss Door
  • Diababa

Eldin Twilight

  • Eldin Vessel
  • Climb tree and enter sanctuary
  • Light torches on wall
  • Basement Bugs
  • Hotel Bug
  • Dash Cancel across roofs
  • Abandoned House Bug (check for rupees)
  • Barnes Shop Bug
  • Bomb House Bugs
  • Enter Death Mountain Area
  • DMT Bug
  • Quick Stream Cycle
  • Death Mountain Bugs
  • Vessel Complete

Getting to Goron Mines

  • Roll To DMT
  • Hit Goron Trigger
  • Roll through Kakariko
  • Tame Epona
  • Ride to Ordon Village
  • Get 100R behind Rusl's House (100 R)
  • Iron Boots
  • Go back to Eldin
  • King Bulblin 1
  • Climb Death Mountain
  • Use 2nd to last Goron to boost to ledge on the left. Grab yellow rupees (130 R)
  • Wrestle Goron Bo and Enter Goron Mines

Goron Mines


Lanayru Twilight

  • Get on Epona and go to Barnes shop. Buy Bomb Bag (10 R) [30 B]
  • Ride Epona to Eldin Bridge
  • Eldin Bridge warp portal [29 B]
  • Enter Lanayru Twilight
  • Drop down into Lake Hylia
  • Talk to Fyer and quick kill Kargorok
  • Zora's Domain warp portal
  • Lanayru Vessel
  • Lake Hylia Warp Portal
  • Bug next to ladder
  • Warp Zora's Domain
  • Bug on wall
  • Drop down waterfall
  • Lillypad Bug
  • Bug on cliff
  • Listen to Iza For Bug
  • Down the River
  • Castle Town Warp Portal
  • Dash Cancel through Castle Town
  • Castle Town bug
  • Warp Lake Hylia
  • Howl at grass
  • Kargaroc Bugs
  • Last Small Bug
  • Boss Bug

Zora Armor

  • Roll to Fyer and use Cannon (0 R)
  • Ride Epona to Castle Town
  • Enter Telma's Bar to start Escort
  • King Bulblin 2 with Arrows
  • Break rock on the left with bombs for two yellow rupees (20 R) [28 B]
  • Wait for Wagon to catch Fire and use Boomerang
  • Unlock gate and go right to Kill Bulblin riders
  • Kill Kargoroks with Boomerang
  • Escort Wagon to Kakariko
  • Zora Armor
  • Roll back to Barnes shop
  • Sell Normal Bombs (60 R) [0 B]
  • Buy 10 Water Bombs (0 R) [10 WB]
    • If possible buy 15 Water Bombs (0 R) [15 WB]
  • Roll back to Graveyard and use shortcut to Lake Hylia [9 WB/14 WB]
  • Enter Lakebed Temple [8 WB/13 WB]

Lakebed Temple

  • Swim up to Surface
  • Get Water Bomb chest [15 WB]
    • If you bought 15 Water Bombs, skip this chest [13 WB]
  • Unlock Gate
  • Shoot down stalactites with Bomb Arrows [13 WB/11 WB]
  • Go down stairs and go left. Jump to second lever
  • Go up stairs and go left. Jump to first lever
  • Go down stairs and Enter Door. Get Small Key [11 WB/9 WB]
  • Back to Staircase Room
  • Go up stairs and go right to Locked Door
  • Shoot down stalactite and climb vines. Use switch and enter door [9 WB/7 WB]
  • Drop down to the room before Deku Toad and bomb boost over the fence (YT link) [7 WB/5 WB]
  • Deku Toad with Bomb Arrows [3 WB/1 WB]
  • Clawshot
  • Exit room
  • Small Key Chest Outside Miniboss Room
  • Clawshot vines and head back to Staircase Room
  • Alternatively, jump down to the right and jumpslash in midair (faster)
  • Go right and Clawshot over vines
  • Go right and use switch that requires Clawshot
  • Go up stairs and enter door
  • Go past boulder blown up earlier and enter door
  • Ignore guy in Bubble and climb Spiral slide
  • Sidehop down and pull lever. Exit back to Staircase Room (Clawshot invisible vines)
  • Go down stairs and enter door
  • Clawshot across Chandeliers and enter door on far side
  • Grab 10 WB Chest after first Clawshot [13 WB/11 WB]
  • Maze Room with Water Bombs [11 WB/9 WB]
  • Clawshot lever and get Boss Key
  • Savewarp
  • Back to Staircase Room
  • Clawshot Chandelier
  • Drop off ledge and Enter Boss Door
  • Morpheel

Midna's Desperate Hour

  • Dash to Castle Town (Zoom out to reduce lag)
  • Enter Telma's Bar through the door
  • Push Box once and Dash Jump to window
  • Kill Poe
  • Enter Sewers
  • Burn first web as wolf with stick
  • Transform at 2nd web and use lantern
  • Dig into hole
  • Bulbin Archer
  • Exit Tower
  • Early Wind Cycle
  • Zelda Cutscene

Master Sword

  • Warp North Faron
  • Kill puppets
  • Enter Sacred Grove (call Midna to turn bridges)
  • Howling Stone
  • Chase Skull Kid
  • Master Sword Puzzle (LDUUURRDDDLU)
  • Master Sword

Enter Arbiters

  • Warp to Lake Hylia
  • Auru's Memo
  • Fyer
  • Show Memo and go to Desert Province
  • Mesa warp portal
  • Shoot bulblins with bomb arrows and use Boar to get into Bulblin Camp [10 WB/8 WB]
    • Make sure to kill the three bulblins that used boars, or you'll get the cutscene again later
  • Get Small Key
  • King Bulblin 3
  • Enter Arbiter's Grounds as Human

Arbiter's Grounds

  • Human entrance
  • Pull Chain
  • Small Key
  • Poe 1
  • Poe Scent
  • Pull chain + Enter Door down stairs
  • Small Key
  • Redead 1 (20 R)
  • Poe 2
  • Back to Main Room
  • Climb stairs and enter door behind you
  • Pull block once and pull the Chandelier across
  • Small Key + Redead 2 (if needed for rupees)
  • Poe 3 (60 R)
    • Bomb Arrow Redeads once each, then slash them [9 WB/7 WB]
  • Rat room
  • Across Chandelier into next room
  • Push block on the right 8 times
  • Pull the chandelier 10 - 11 times as wolf
  • Transform and Roll under Chandelier
  • Enter door
  • Bomb Arrow Stalfos [8 WB/6 WB]
  • Light Torches
  • Poe 4
  • Back to Main Room
  • Do Glitchless Early Boss Key
  • Get Boss Key
  • Spinner Room
    • If you have less than 80 R, grab the 20R chest in the spinner room (80 R)
    • If you are worried about bomb count, grab the bomb chest near the exit door
  • Kill Stalfos with Bombs [6 WB/4 WB]
  • Deathsword 1 Cycle
  • Savewarp
  • Go to Stallord Room
  • Stallord

Snowpeak Transition

  • Open Mirror Chamber warp portal
  • Raise Mirror
  • Warp ZD and get Ashei's Sketch
  • Warp Kakariko
  • Go to Graveyard and Show Sketch
  • Warp ZD and fish for Reekfish
  • Climb Snowpeak
  • Snowpeak warp portal
  • Snowboarding (Only get the 20R on the shortcut) (100 R)
  • Enter SPR

Snowpeak Ruins

  • Talk to Yeta to get Map
  • Enter next room and talk to Yeto
  • Block Puzzle
  • Enter Courtyard and dig under wall
  • Spinner Bomb Boost [5 WB/3 WB]
  • Push Cannon to aim at Freezard
  • Get a Small Key under the snow
  • Unlock door and take Cannon Ball to Cannon
  • Kill Freezard [4 WB/2 WB]
  • Darkhammer with Bomb [3 WB/1 WB]
  • Back to Courtyard
  • Skip the Second Floor Freezard using the ladder
  • Boss Key with Bomb Arrows [0 WB]
    • Ideally, you'd have 4 bombs for this strat, but grabbing an extra chest to have enough here probably wastes time
  • Blizzeta

Temple of Time

  • Warp to North Faron
  • Use Golden Cucco to get to Sacred Grove
  • Skull Kid 2 as Human. Light Torches to get Bomb Chest [30 B]
    • Boomerang the skulls behind the chest to try to get arrows
    • Bomb count shouldn't be very tight for the rest of the run
  • Grove warp portal
  • Enter Temple of Time
  • Pot on Pressure Plate
  • Small Key
  • Gate Skip 1
  • Gate Skip 2 with Jump Attack (Just slash/BA Lizalfos or spin to knock them down) (Multiple methods)
  • Up Stairs using Spinner
  • Skip using Block
  • Kill Armos' with Bombarrows
  • Get Small Key and exit back to previous room
  • Across Circle room and Use Small Key
  • Slash Crystal Switch
  • Skip Shooting Crystal again
  • Bombarrow Crystal Switch 3 times moving onto next section each time
  • Bombarrow all 4/5 Enemies that have grouped up in the last section
  • Boss Key Early (Multiple methods)
  • Boss Key
    • Don't move once entered, shoot a bomb arrow ahead to kill armos
    • Then clawshot the helmasaurs' armor and spin to kill them
    • Use the helmasaur armor like statues to weigh down the switches
  • Exit Boss Key Room
  • Jump Down Left and Enter Door
  • Bomb-Arrow Lizafos Group
  • Small Key
  • Electric Gate Skip with Clawshot
  • Kill Armos and get Arrows in pot while waiting
  • Darknut
  • Dominion Rod
  • Smash rolling spikes if needed with Statue
  • Spinners Around Beamos Timesave
  • Scales Skip
  • Break Movable Walls with Statue
  • Circle Room
  • Put Statue in Bell
  • Exit Room
  • Clawshot over Gate
  • Smash next gate with Statue
  • Enter Room before Boss
  • Room Before Boss
  • Break Pot in Corner to right just before Boss Door for 20A
  • Armogohma
    • Try to get a few arrows while waiting for cycles

Enter City in the Sky

  • Exit Temple of Time (skip ooccoo cutscene)
  • Warp to Kakariko Village
  • Talk to Renado and get Renado's Letter
  • Warp to Gerudo Mesa
  • Run through Arbiter's Grounds to set the time to night
  • Warp to Castle Town
  • Show Renado's Letter to Telma and get the Invoice
  • Show the Invoice to Dr. Borville
  • Get the Medicine Scent
  • Talk to Louise
  • Dash to South Castle Town Field
  • Midna Charge the Stalhounds
  • Get the Wooden Statue
  • Warp to Kakariko Village
  • Show Ilia the Wooden Statue (skip cutscene)
  • Warp to Gerudo Mesa
  • Warp the Great Bridge of Eldin
  • Dash to Hidden Village
  • Kill the Bulblin Archers
    • Try not to waste arrows, as arrow count will be tight throughout the rest of the run
  • Get Ilia's Charm from Impaz
  • Show Impaz the Dominion Rod to get the Ancient Sky Book
  • Transform in the window (precise) and warp to Kakariko Village
  • Get the silver rupee [300 R]
  • Show Shad the Ancient Sky Book
  • Warp to Kakariko Gorge and get the first sky letter (north part of the field)
  • Warp to the Great Bridge of Eldin and get the second sky letter (north end of the bridge)
  • Warp to Castle Town and get the third sky letter (amphitheater)
  • Dash to the area above Lake Hylia and get the fourth sky letter (north part of the area)
  • Warp to Gerudo Mesa and get the fifth sky letter (south part of the field)
  • Warp to South Faron and get the sixth sky letter (past the rock)
  • Warp to Kakariko Village
  • Show Shad the completed Ancient Sky Book (skip cutscene)
  • Warp the cannon to Lake Hylia
  • Have Fyer fix the cannon [0 R]
  • Enter City in the Sky

City in the Sky

  • Shoot Crystal Switch with Clawshot
  • Use Ooccoo and a jumpslash to get across the room
  • Exit Window on Left
  • Bridge
  • Small Key
  • Argorok Cutscene Skip
  • Enter East Wing
  • Roll past two fans
  • Gate Unloading
  • Aeralfos
    • If you are worried about your arrow count (fewer than ~5 arrows), there is a pot with arrows that you can get before dropping down
  • Double Clawshots
  • Savewarp
  • Sidehop down and Clawshot onto targets
  • Clawshot up to left ledge
  • Shoot Crystal Switch
  • Clawshot your way up and enter the Baba Room
  • Distract Big Baba and Clawshot up to target
  • Clawshot to vines and walk across thin platforms
  • Clawshot up pillars and down into center of room. Enter door
  • Fast peahat cycle
  • Use peahat to LJA to HP chest
  • Enter Door, Clawshot across peahats, Enter Door
  • Clawshot up to Vines
  • Turn Wolf and go across the ropes (Jump Attack at the Kargoroks)
  • Go to door and enter. Clawshot switch and bring down with Boots
  • Boss Key
  • Jump down the hole and Clawshot the grate at the top, then move downwards to activate the Fan
  • Enter the door and use the fans to get Across, enter the door
  • Clawshot your way up the room and open the boss door
  • Argorok

Palace of Twilight

  • Exit City In The Sky
    • Equip Iron Boots before entering Cannon and mash B to land on bridge
  • Warp Mirror Chamber
  • Enter Palace of Twilight
  • West Wing
  • Phantom Zant 1
  • Skip Midna Sol Text
  • Staircase Timesaver 1
  • Exit West Wing
  • Place Sol 1
  • Ride Platform to East Wing
  • Clawshot to Door instead of LJA after Small Key
  • Phantom Zant 2
  • Staircase Timesaver 2
  • Place Sol 2
  • Master Sword 2.0V
  • Enter North Wing
  • Place Sols
  • Ride platforms and get Small Key
  • Enter Locked Door
  • Boss Key Shortcut
  • Platform to Zant Head
  • Void Out
  • Zant Heads
  • Small Key
  • Early Platform (Don't LJA)
  • Enter the door at the top
  • Kill the Shadow Beasts and unlock Zant's Door
  • Zant

Hyrule Castle

  • Leave Palace of Twilight
  • Warp Castle Town
  • Mailman then enter Castle Town
  • Squidna
  • Enter Hyrule
  • First Barrier fight
  • Roll out of second barrier before it spawns in
  • Beat KB4 and get Key
  • Roll back to the entrance and enter the Castle
  • Skip third barrier with jump attack
  • Clawshot up and enter the door
  • Darknut Room
  • Torches (top-right,bottom-left,bottom-right,top-left)
  • Dynalfos With Bomb
  • Aeralfos
  • Small Key
  • Boss Key
  • Enter Tower
  • Block Room Shortcut
  • Darknut Fight
  • Enter Final Battle
  • Ganondorf
Last updated 03/02/2024 – Jacquaid