Tears of the Kingdom Hylian armor set is an iconic outfit consisting of the Hylian tunic, trousers and hood. It’s a fan favorite and instantly recognizable to all BotW fans. Many probably remember how it covered Link’s face in the previous game. However, Tears of the Kingdom offers a solution to this problem.
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How to unlock Hylian hood lowering in Tears of the Kingdom
Lowering the Hylian hood In Tears of the Kingdom there are a number of side quests to complete and visit Cece in Hateno Village. However, it is important to remember that the hood modification quest is only available after completing the required quests.
Start with Purchase of the Hylian Hood of the Armor shop in Lookout Landing for 70 rupees. Afterward, Complete the six side quests:
- Team Cece or Team Reede?
- Cece’s secret
- Reede’s secret
- A letter for Koyin
- A new signature food
- The mayoral election
It’s a long back and forth, but it’s worth it Unlock the ability to lower the Hylian hood.
How to lower and raise the Hylian hood
Once all side quests are completed, travel to Hateno Village and Talk to Cece while wearing the Hylian hood. She will offer it modify the hood so it can be put down. Now Link can wear the Hylian hood with the hood down, finally allowing players to rock the iconic look in a new way.
The hood change is not permanent. If you’d rather leave the hood open, simply return to Cece in Hateno Village and she will modify the hood again. This means players can switch between the two options as often as they like, giving them the ultimate fashion flexibility.
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