The Sheikah of ancient Hyrule developed this as a weapon to combat Ganon, but it was destroyed during the Great Calamity. Ages of weather and neglect have left it in a state of disrepair. Approach with caution; some of these derelict models have been known to awaken from stasis and attack when approached.
- A Decayed Guardian can only aim and fire from its location at Link. This can make it somewhat easy to avoid the blasts.
- Usually a single parried blast from the Guardian will destroy it.