Zelda Skyward Sword Gratitude Crystals Locations and Rewards Guide

Gratitude Crystals are the items you can exchange for rewards from Batreaux in Skyward Sword. He is a monster who lives beneath Skyloft in a shack. You will meet him for the first time during Missing Child side quest. He is a friend of Kukiel and wants Gratitude Crystals so that he can transform himself into a human. Our Zelda Skyward Sword Gratitude Crystals Locations guide will help you him Kukiel turn into a human and collect some rewards in the process.

So, you can collect Gratitude Crystals and bring them to him, to get certain rewards. There are two ways you collect Gratitude Crystals; one is to complete the specified side quests and second is to find them in the wild.

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Zelda Skyward Sword Gratitude Crystals Locations

Gratitude Crystal Reward Side Quests

Do these side quests in Skyloft, Pumpkin Island, and Fun Fun Island to earn up to 65 Gratitude Crystals. We are going to name the side quests, hoping you can do the job.

Key
Name of Side Quest (Number of Gratitude Crystals)

  • Lost Child (5)
  • Missing Sister (10)
  • The Haunted Restroom (5)
  • Fledge’s Workout (5)
  • Missing Baby Rattle (5)
  • Plow Needed (5)
  • Missing Crystal Ball (5)
  • Beedle’s Missing Beetle (5)
  • Item Check Crush (5)
  • Cleaning Pipit’s House (5)
  • Fixing Fun Fun Island (5)
  • Strange Plant Wanted (5)

You can read our Skyward Sword Side Quests guide if you get stuck on any of these quests.

Gratitude Crystal Locations

There are 15 Gratitude Crystals you can find at certain locations but note that they can only be found at NIGHT time.

Skyloft

These are the Gratitude Crystals you can get after The Race:

  • Link’s Room.
  • Base of the Tower of Light in Skyloft.
  • In the Pumpkin Patch on Skyloft, behind a tree.
  • Under the Bazaar, in Parrow and Orielle’s house – Brother and Sister from Missing Sister side quest.
  • Go northwest of Bazaar and drop off a ledge ahead of you. Search between the sections of wood plank walkway to get this Crystal.
  • Look for a Crystal in a planet, by the upper entrance to the Knight Academy.
  • Walk off the edge of the cliff by the windmill, on the west side of the town.
  • Path leading through the waterfall cave, one on the far side by the third statue, and one on the far side where you freed your Crimson Loftwing.
  • Use the beetle to grab a Crystal in the rafters of the Sparring Hall.
  • Look for a Crystal on the floating Island, above the waterfall cave. It’s in the water at the edge of the falls, you will need Clawshots to get this Crystal.
  • You can search Zelda’s room to find one Gratitude Crystal. You can see it through a crack in Karane’s wall. Clawshots are must to reach this Crystal. Climb the roof of the Knight Academy and aim under the roof of the chimney. Fire the clawshot and drop off into the room above the bath. Climb through the small hole here and you will drop into Zelda’s room.

Pumpkin Landing

  • Pumpkin shed, on the Pumpkin Landing.
  • In the Lumpy Pumpkin on the second floor.

Beedle’s Island

  • To reach the Beedle’s Island, you will have to fall asleep in Beedle’s bed in Beedle’s shop. When you will wake up, you will be on Beedle’s Island at night. Look for one Gratitude Crystal in the propellers of Beedle’s ship. You can collect it using Beetle.

Obtainable Gratitude Crystals after getting the Clawshots:

  • Look for a Crystal on the floating Island, above the waterfall cave. It’s in the water at the edge of the falls, you will need Clawshots to get this Crystal.
  • You can search Zelda’s room to find one Gratitude Crystal. You can see it through a crack in Karane’s wall. Clawshots are must to reach this Crystal. Climb the roof of the Knight Academy and aim under the roof of the chimney. Fire the clawshot and drop off into the room above the bath. Climb through the small hole here and you will drop into Zelda’s room

Rewards

Following rewards can be obtained by unlocking gratitude crystals

5 Crystals
Get a Medium Wallet, which can hold up to 500 Rupees.

10 Crystals
Get a Heart Piece.

30 Crystals
You will get a Big Wallet, which can hold up to 1000 Rupees or you will get a Cursed Medal.

40 Crystals
You will be rewarded a Gold Rupee.

50 Crystals
You will get a Giant Wallet, which can hold up to 5000 Rupees.

70 Crystals
You will get 2 Gold Rupees.

80 Crystals
You will get a Tycoon Wallet, which can hold up to 9000 Rupees.

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