This page has the Pumaag Nitae Puzzle Solution.

The A Minor Test of Strength Pumaag Nitae Trial is a Trial in the game The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

This page has the walkthrough/solution to the A Minor Test of Strength Pumaag Nitae Puzzle.


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  • Head inside the Shrine and you will find it is a combat shrine.
  • Inside you will be facing against a Guardian Scout.
  • This Scout uses a Guardian Sword and Guardian Shield.
  • The Guardian will be using its shield to protect itself.
  • Watch for the incoming swing from the Guardian Scout which has a long lead-up.
  • Use the pillars to block the Guardian's spinning attack.
  • Remember, when the Guardian is reduced to 50% health, it will perform an updraft attack.
  • This allows Link to run into it and be lifted up by the Paraglider. While airborne, Link can use the slow time effect to land a few eye shots on the Guardian.
  • Link can also do this from the ground or lob a few bombs at it.
  • When reduced to 25% health, the Guardian will start doing its blast volleys.
  • Remember that the burst fire in volleys of 4.
  • Take your time to defeat this opponent.
  • Climb the stairs and interact with the Monk Pumaag Nitae.

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Video Walkthrough[edit]

A Minor Test of Strength Pumaag Nitae Trial

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