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The 'Trial Soh Kofi' Trial is a Trial in the game The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

This page has the walkthrough/solution to the 'Trial Soh Kofi' Puzzle.




  • Go forward into the main chamber.
  • Approach the center of the main chamber will trigger the fight against the Guardian Scout.
  • The Guardian Scout is equipped with a Guardian Sword and Guardian Shield.
  • The Guardian Scout will frequently guard initial while approaching Link. Dodging around it can let you avoid its guard. it will frequently follow up this approach with a very telegraphed attack with its sword.
  • The Guardian Scout will will occasionally begin spinning its torso. When it is doing this, it is planning to bull rush Link.
  • When it is planning to bull rush Link, run behind one of the pillars. This will cause it to smash into the pillar and become stunned. This will also sometimes cause the Guardian to mis-rotate itself and be less able to defend itself.
  • When reduced to 50% health, it will begin to use a Laser Beam attack to create an updraft around itself.
  • You can either use this to lift Link up using the Paraglider and then you can fire on it from midair with your bow. You can also take aim at it from the ground using your bow or lobbing remote bombs at it.
  • When down to 25% health remaining, it will begin to use a Charged Beam Volley. Ice Arrows can be very helpful to stun or freeze the Guardian Scout, allowing Link to move in and deal numerous blows to it.
  • Through the gate opened by the defeat of the Guardian Scout. The chest beyond it holds a Knight's Bow.
  • Climb the stairs and interact with the Monk Soh Kofi.

Strategy Guide/Tips[edit]

  • Use the pillars both for cover and to gain an advantage against the Guardian Scout

Video Walkthrough[edit]

Soh Kofi A Minor Test of Strength Video Walkthrough

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