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Windblight Ganon

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Windblight Ganon
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Scourge of Divine Beast Vah Medoh
Game(s)Breath of the Wild
Dungeon(s)Divine Beast Vah Medoh
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Reward(s)Heart Container
Revali's Gale

Windblight Ganon is a Boss in Breath of the Wild. It is one of the four incarnations of Malice that Ganon created to take control of the four Divine Beasts. It is found either atop the Divine Beast Vah Medoh or in the center of Hyrule Castle if it is not already defeated. Windblight Ganon is responsible for the demise of Revali.[1]


Hyrule Compendium Entry

159 (164) Windblight Ganon
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This phantom of Ganon attacked the Divine Beast Vah Medoh and was responsible for the demise of the Champion Revali. It specializes in long-range wind attacks.
Common Locations
Divine Beast Vah Medoh
Recoverable Materials

Link will need protection from the cold to resist cold damage during this fight. The battle with Windblight Ganon atop Medoh has two main phases. During its first phase, Windblight Ganon will fly and teleport around the area, shooting a gun at Link that fires powerful blue energy. Revali warns Link that its aim is spot on.[2] It will also sometimes send a large tornado at Link. Link must shoot Arrows at Windblight Ganon to inflict damage while it is in the air. Link can use one of the many air ducts in the area to glide up and shoot Windblight Ganon from the air. It will occasionally land on the ground where Link can use melee weapons on it. Once Link gets its health halfway down, the second phase will begin and Windblight Ganon will change its strategy. It sends four small objects into the air which charge blue energy between each other before shooting at Link. Link must avoid these attacks as well as Windblight Ganon's attacks. If Link manages to shoot one of the floating objects with an Arrow, it will fall and become temporarily disabled. If Link shoots Windblight Ganon with an Arrow enough times in quick succession, it will fall to the ground and become stunned for a short period of time. Once Link has defeated it, Windblight Ganon will explode and Link will be rewarded with a Heart Container.


TMC Forest Minish Artwork.png Names in Other Regions TMC Jabber Nut Sprite.gif
Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese 風のカースガノン (Kaze no Kāsu Ganon) Wind curse Ganon
Netherlands Dutch Ganons Windfantoom Ganon's wind phantom
French Republic FrenchEU Ombre de vent de Ganon Ganon's wind shadow
Italian Republic Italian Ira del vento di Ganon Ganon's wind fury
Community of Latin American and Caribbean States SpanishLA Ira del Viento de Ganon Ganon's Wind Wrath


See Also


  1. "It defeated me 100 years ago...but only because I was winging it." — Revali (Breath of the Wild)
  2. "His aim is dead-on! Watch yourself!" — Revali (Breath of the Wild)
The Legend of ZeldaThe Adventure of LinkA Link to the PastLink's AwakeningOcarina of TimeMajora's MaskOracle of AgesOracle of SeasonsFour SwordsThe Wind WakerFour Swords AdventuresThe Minish CapTwilight PrincessPhantom HourglassSpirit TracksSkyward SwordA Link Between WorldsTri Force HeroesBreath of the Wild