Age of Calamity: How to Shield Surf in Hyrule Warriors

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The latest Legend of Zelda game is here, but this one isn’t your most traditional title in the series.

Hyrule Warriors Age of Calamity is a hack-and-slash game developed by Omega Force, the team behind Dynasty Warriors.

The Hyrule Warriors games feature memorable characters from the Zelda series, but in much bigger scale battles!


The game is awesome, but even with some familiarity, it can be tough working out how you achieve certain tasks in Age of Calamity.

In this guide, we’ll explain how you shield surf in Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity.

Be sure to check out our other Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity guides if you have more questions!

How to Shield Surf in Age of Calamity

Shield surfing was on of Breath of the Wild’s coolest features, and thankfully it returns ins Age of Calamity! 

And in Age of Calamity, it’s really easy to pull off!

Firstly you’ll want to play as Hyrule’s champion surfer, Link!


Then as Link, start running in any direction you want.

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Once our boy has some speed, press X and he will throw down his shield and surf on top!

This will be a great way to move around the map quickly and can even be used in attacks.

Pressing Y, Y and then X will be a combo which will see Link do two light slashes with his sword, then he will barrel through enemies like they are bowling pins!

And there you have it! That’s how you shield surf in Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity!

As we said above, be sure to check out our other guide if you need a hand with anything else!