In Solo mode during an air battle, flick the Analog-stick to one side then immediately flick it again in the opposite direction to move quickly. Do this as soon as an enemy's shot is fired at you to reflect it back at them.
Unlock the following items between chapters in the "Treasure Hunt" section of the menu by performing the corresponding tasks:
ITEM - HOW TO UNLOCK 10,000 Hearts - Defeat the Phoenix while in the air above the platform. 15,000 Hearts - Clear Chapter 16 within 11 minutes 15,000 Hearts - Clear Chapter 20 within 8 minutes 15,000 Hearts - Clear Chapter 14 within 10 minutes 15,000 Hearts - Clear Chapter 18 within 14 minutes 3,000 Hearts - Acquire Guardian Orbitars with a health modifier 5,000 Hearts - Acquire a Hewdraw Club with a melee-combo modifier. 8,000 Hearts - Clear Chapter 24 with a score of 500,000 or higher 8000 Hearts - Defeat Twinbellows before it can roar once. 9,000 Hearts - Exceed 15,000 points on the Practice Range (Air Battle) damage counter. 999999 Hearts - Clear all chapters on intensity 9.0 Boss Battle Intensity - Clear Boss Battle mode on easy difficulty Feather - Play Nearby in Together mode 50 times Feather - Open 150 treasure boxes Feather - Perform 1,000 melee attacks. Feather - Defeat the Phoenix with the Doom Cannon Feather - Clear Chapter 3 with a blade on Intensity 9.0. Idol: Angel Cannon - On Intensity 5 or higher, clear Chapter 17 without losing any centurion strongarms Idol: Aurum Bow - Clear Chapter 21 within 14 minutes Idol: Aurum Brain - Acquire a weapon valued at over 300. Idol: Aurum Cruiser - Play Together mode 200 times Idol: Boogity - Defeat Aurum Pyrrhon with the Magnus Club Idol: Brawny Claws - Clear Chapter 23 within 11 minutes Idol: Cellular Skuttler - Acquire Raptor Claws with a status-resistance modifier Idol: Centurion Orbitars - Execute 2,000 dodges. Idol: Crusader Blade - Defeat 50 Souflees Idol: Dark Fighter - Have 300,000+ Hearts in your possession Idol: Dark Pit Staff - On Intensity 7.5 or higher, beat Dark Pit without jumping onto any platforms Idol: Daybreak - Acquire every weapon. Idol: Dog - Dismantle 100 weapons Idol: Drill Arm - Achieve a high score of 1,000,000 Idol: Dynamo Cannon - On Intensity 9, clear Chapter 7 with a score of 450,000 or higher Idol: Fairy Orbitars - On Intensity 7.5 or higher, clear Chapter 16 using a cannon Idol: Final Strike - Score 100 or more hits during the game credits. Idol: Great Sacred Treasure (Mech Armor) - Clear Boss Battle on HARD. Idol: Great Sacred Treasure (Pursuit) - Beat the Great Sacred Treasure without taking any damage Idol: Hades (Battle) - Clear Boss Battle on NORMAL. Idol: Juggernaut - Acquire all cannons Idol: Knuckle Staff - Clear Chapter 25 within 15 minutes (Intensity 7.5 or higher) Idol: Kraken Arm - In Chapter 12, knock all the Guards into the trench simultaneously Idol: Lightning Chariot - Beat the boss of chapter 19 while in the lead on the chariot track Idol: Magmoo - Defeat Gaol in Chapter 2 with a dash melee attack Idol: Medusa (Monster) - Collect 350 different Idols Idol: Mudrone - Clear Chapter 13 within 13 minutes Idol: Ninja Palm - On Intensity 7.5 or higher, clear Chapter 5 having destroyed 220 enemies Idol: Nukleen - Use powers 100 times Idol: Orne - Use 150 Special Attacks. Idol: Palutena - Acquire all bows Idol: Petrified Palutena - Collect over 1,000,000 hearts Idol: Raptor Claws - On Intensity 9, clear Chapter 19 using a club Idol: Rare Treasurefish - Defeat 10 Rare Treasurefish Idol: Rock Bomb - On Intensity 9, clear Chapter 23 having destroyed 150 enemies Idol: Roz - Clear Chapter 15 with a score of 350,000 or higher Idol: Shadow Pit - Acquire all orbitars Idol: Suit of Skuttler - On Intensity 9, clear Chapter 4 having destroyed 200 enemies Idol: Trailtail - Clear Chapter 12 within 11 minutes Idol: Underworld Gatekeeper - On Intensity 7.5 or higher, beat Hewdraw Reborn without hitting any purple balls of light Idol: Vakloom - Achieve a total score of 15,000,000 Music: Boss Fight 2 - Defeat Magnus with a Magnus Club Music: Hades's Infernal Theme - Defeat 100 bosses Power: Angelic Missile Lv. 3 - Defeat Phosphora within 30 seconds Power: Black Hole Lv. 3 - Acquire all blades Power: Burn Attack Lv. 3 - Acquire a First Blade with an in-peril-attack-boost modifier Power: Fortune's Jukebox - Collect all Zodiac Chamber weapons. Power: Freeze Attack Lv. 3 - Perform 100 Idol tosses Power: Interference Lv.3 - Defeat 100 opponents in Together mode Power: Random Effect Lv. 2 - Play Far Away in Together mode 50 times Power: Slip Shot Lv. 2 - Defeat the Chaos Kin without letting Dark Pit get taken down. Power: Spin Attack Lv. 2 - Clear Chapter 18 without taking any damage Power: Spite Lv. 3 - Clear Chapter 10 within 9 minutes Power: Super Speed - Clear chapters 30 times Power: Virus Lv. 3 - On Intensity 7.5 or higher, clear Chapter 22 within 11 minutes Power: Warp - Achieve 30 victories in Light vs. Dark Power: Weaken Attack Lv. 3 - Acquire all arms. Stage: Large Arena - Play Light vs. Dark 30 times. Weapon: Beam Claws - Clear Chapter 17 with claws on Intensity 9.0. Weapon: Black Club - Acquire all clubs Weapon: Brawler Claws - Acquire all claws Weapon: Cutter Palm - Use 100 items. Weapon: Drill Arm - Fire a total of 50,000 shots. Weapon: End-All Arm - Recover onto your feet from a knockback 100 times. Weapon: First Blade - Collect all in-game Idols Weapon: Midnight Palm - Clear Chapter 13 with a palm at Intensity 9.0 Weapon: Ninja Palm - Acquire all palms Weapon: Ogre Club - Clear Chapter 9 without using the Three Sacred Treasures Weapon: Palutena Bow - Chapter 24: Clear this chapter within 11 minutes. Weapon: Rail Cannon - On Intensity 9, clear Chapter 15 using a cannon Weapon: Rose Staff - On Intensity 7.5 or higher, clear Chapter 12 having defeat 220 enemies Weapon: Shock Orbitars - Clear Chapter 14 without taking any damage (Intensity 2.0 or higher) Weapon: Skyscraper Club - Clear Chapter 19 within 17 minutes Weapon: Upperdash Arm - On Intensity 7.5 or higher, clear Chapter 17 within 18 minutes
Find the following Zodiac Chambers containing weapons/powers by searching the corresponding locations:
ZODIAC CHAMBER - LOCATION Aquarius Bladef - In Chapter 23, reach the first grind rail that you have to jump and take it back in the opposite direction. Ride it to the Chamber. Aries Armor (Power) - In Chapter 18, at the Hot Spring area with the Souflee, go to the left. Cancer Claws - In Chapter 8, In the constellation storage room after defeating the Snong, do not take the Jump Pad. Instead, take the dead end path to the right and jump down. Capricorn Club - In Chapter 20, when you get to the area that needs a key, go inside and take a right. Open the jail cell in the rear left and pass through the hidden wall. Gemini Orbitars - In Chapter 6, defeat Dark Pit in the underground temple, then check the temple's corners. Leo Cannon - In Chapter 10, sink the pedestal into the lava or jump over it. Enter into the next room and follow the left wall. Libra Sponge (Power) - In Chapter 14, reach the Boss door, then move in the opposite direction to find an electric door. Get up close to the door and dodge through it. Pisces Heal (Power) - In Chapter 24, take your first elevator to begin the trials, then go down the other flight of stairs. Sagittarius Bow - In Chapter 2, go down the ramp (just before you meet Magnus), run through the tapestry hanging in one of the bends. Scorpio Staff - In Chapter 16, get the Aether Ring and float down an opening. Look for an opening while floating and shoot the switch inside. You can now enter. Taurus Arm - In Chapter 4, drop down to the Clubberskull pit from the room with the narrow path and two scythes. Jump into the glowing hole. Virgo Palm - In Chapter 12, find the area that has an elevator after killing some monsters. Look towards it and a second elevator will be behind you. Take that elevator.
Unlock the following items between chapters in the "Treasure Hunt" section of the menu by performing the corresponding tasks:
ITEM - HOW TO UNLOCK 1,000 Hearts - Acquire a club with a stamina modifier 1,000 Hearts - Destroy a vehicle with another vehicle 2,000 Hearts - Clear Chapter 17 having defeated 280 enemies in this Chapter 2,000 Hearts - Acquire an arm with a knockback-defense modifier 3,000 Hearts - On Intensity 5 or higher, charge through and defeat 15 enemies before disembarking the Exo Tank 4,000 Hearts - Defeat your first Rare Treasurefish. 50,000 Hearts - Clear all chapters on Intensity 5 or higher 500 Hearts - Play Light vs. Dark 10 times Aurum Blade - Chapter 18: Destroy 8 of the Arum Core's guns Aurum Palm - Chapter 16: Clear thsi chapter without switching grind rails during the Aurum Generator battle. Feather - Clear 50 Chapters Feather - Acquire a blade with a weakening modifier Feather - Collect over 150,000 hearts Feather - Clear Chapter 10 within 14 minutes Feather - Use 50 Special Attacks Idol: Atlas Foot - On Intensity 5 or higher, defeat 20 enemies with the Cherubot's melee attack before disembarking Idol: Ball Cannon - Rank 1st in a Free-for-All match 5 times Idol: Bumpety Bomb - On Intensity 5 or higher, defeat Arlon with a dash melee attack Idol: Claxis - Clear Chapter 18 within 16 minutes Idol: Drink of the Gods - Play Free-for-All 20 times Idol: Hades's Belly - Defeat Hades's Heart with a dash melee attack Idol: Igniot - On Intensity 5 or higher, clear Chapter 20 without dying Idol: Parashooter - Put over 50,000 hearts into the Fiend's Cauldron Idol: Phosphora - Clear Chapter 14 within 17 minutes Idol: Reset Bomb - Defeat Cragalanche with the Poseidon Cannon Idol: Sio - Destroy 3 mirrors in the fight with Amazon Pandora Idol: Three Sacred Treasures - Perform 300 melee attacks. Idol: Treasurefish - Defeat 5 Rare Treasurefish Idol: Viridi - On Intensity 5 or higher, clear Chapter 13 without dying Item: Chomp Trap - Defeat 10 opponents in Together mode. Item: Tempura Bomb - Get turned into a tempura. Music: Ch. 11: Viridi, Goddess of Nature - Clear Chapter 11 within 14 minutes Music: Ch. 13: The Lunar Sanctum - Clear Chapter 13 within 22 minutes Music: Ch. 14: Lightning Battle - Clear Chapter 14 having destroyed 230 enemies Music: Ch. 17: The Aurum Brain - Clear Chapter 17 within 18 minutes Music: Ch. 20: Palutena's Temple - Clear Chapter 20 within 15 minutes Music: Ch. 21: The Chaos Vortex - On Intensity 5 or higher, clear Chapter 21 having destroyed 240 enemies Music: Ch. 22: Scorched Feathers - Clear Chapter 22 within 12 minutes Music: Ch. 23: Lord of the Underworld - Clear Chapter 23 within 14 minutes Music: Ch. 24: The Three Trials - Clear Chapter 24 with full health Music: Dog's Theme (Ch. 18) - Clear Chapter 18 with a score of 150,000 or higher Music: In the Aurum Hive (Ch. 16) - Clear Chapter 16 within 16 minutes Music: Lightning Chariot Base (Ch. 19) - Clear Chapter 19 within 25 minutes Music: Phoenix Mountain (Ch. 10) - Clear Chapter 10 using a staff Music: Reset Bomb Depot Interior (Ch. 12) - Clear Chapter 12 with full health Power: Freeze Attack Lv. 2 - Acquire 5 different bows. Power: Heart Booster Lv. 2 - Acquire 50 different weapons. Power: Heavenly Light Lv. 2 - Acquire 5 different claws. Power: Heavenly Light Lv. 2 - Acquire 5 different claws Power: Instant Death Attack - Defeat 3,000 enemies. Power: Invisible Shots Lv. 1 - Execute 500 dodges Power: Invisible Shots Lv. 2 - Acquire 5 different clubs. Power: Item Vacuum Lv. 2 - Clear Chapter 21 within 17 minutes Power: Jumping Glide Lv. 2 - Play Nearby in Together mode 10 times Power: Libra Sponge - Find the Libra Zodiac Chamber and take its treasure. Power: Paralyze Attack Lv. 2 - Defeat Cragalanche without any damage to his butt Power: Pisces Heal - Find the Pisces Zodiac Chamber and take its treasure. Power: Playing Dead Lv. 1 - Acquire 5 different staffs. Power: Power Thief Lv. 1 - Collect 100 different Idols Power: Quick Charge Lv. 3 - Acquire 5 different cannons. Power: Reflect Barrier Lv. 2 - Use powers 50 times Power: Shake Attack Lv. 1 - Clear Chapter 12 within 20 minutes Power: Tirelessness Lv. 2 - Take out two of Hewdraw's heads at once Power: Trade-off - Defeat 50 bosses. Power: Transparency Lv. 2 - Acquire 5 different arms. Power: Weak-Point Reticle Lv. 2 - Acquire 5 different orbitars. Weapon: Artillery Claws - Acquire claws with a shot-defense modifier. Weapon: Atlas Club - Defeat 20 Souflees. Weapon: Aurum Bow - Chapter 17: Defeat Aurum Pyrrhon and clear the chapter while in Crisis mode. Weapon: Aurum Club - Chapter 15: Clear this chapter within 17 minutes. Weapon: Babel Club - Defeat 25 bosses. Weapon: Ball Cannon - Play Far Away in Together mode 10 times Weapon: Boom Orbitars - Clear Chapter 25 within 15 minutes. Weapon: Burning Palm - On Intensity 5 or higher, clear Chapter 10 with a score of 200,000 or higher Weapon: Capricorn Club - Find the Capricorn Zodiac Chamber and take its treasure. Weapon: Centurian Orbitars - Defeat the Chariot Master while in Crisis Mode. Weapon: Crusader Blade - Recover on yout feet from a knockback 50 times. Weapon: Crystal Bow - Acquire a bow with a shot-cancellation modifier Weapon: Doom Cannon - Capture the Chaos Kin 5 times with an electro trap Weapon: Dynamo Cannon - Achieve a high score of 500,000 Weapon: Electroshock Arm - Open 50 treasure boxes. Weapon: Fireworks Cannon - Acquire a cannon with an evasive modifier Weapon: Gaol Blade - On Intensity 5 or higher, defeat Gaol before Magnus, without hitting Magnus, on Chapter 24 Weapon: Guardian Orbitars - Narrowly avoid a total of 25 shots in Air Battles. Weapon: Halo Club - On Intensity 5 or higher, defeat 10 enemies with the Aether Ring shield before disembarking Weapon: Hedgehog Claws - Have more than 50,000 hearts in your possession. Weapon: Laser Staff - On Intensity 5 or higher, clear Chapter 16 having destroyed 230 enemies Weapon: Optical Blade - Create 30 weapon gems Weapon: Ore Club - On Intensity 5 or higher, clear Chapter 23 using a club Weapon: Paw Pad Orbitars - Acquire orbitars with a modifier for a backward-dash charged shot Weapon: Phosphora Bow - Defeat Phosphora with the Meteor Bow Weapon: Virgo Palm - Find the Virgo Zodiac Chamber and take its treasure. Weapon: Viridi Palm - Acquire 5 different palms.
Unlock the following bonuses by performing the corresponding tasks:
BONUS - HOW TO UNLOCK Boss Rush mode - Complete all 25 chapters in Solo mode to unlock Boss Battle mode. Note: It appears next to Chapter 25. Boss Battle Mode with difficulty levels - Complete Boss Battle mode at least once. Treasure Hunt Rewards page 2 - Complete Chapter 11 in Solo mode. Treasure Hunt Rewards page 3 - Complete all 25 chapters in Solo mode. All music - Complete Solo mode chapters and play Together mode battles to unlock all music. Dialogue hidden option - Complete Solo mode. This option allows you to play the game with or without the dialogue. Menu hidden option - Complete Chapter 21. This option allows you to select Palutena or Viridi to watch over your menu. Three Sacred Treasures toggle - Complete Chapters 9 or 23 to unlock an option of playing the chapter again with or without the Sacred Treasures. Palutena/Viridi - Complete the game.
Whenever you die in a stage and the hearts spill out of the fiend's cauldron, hold down on the stick to see a short scene of the spilled hearts tumbling into the Underworld and an 8-bit Reaper from the original Kid Icarus getting startled.
Complete chapters in a high intensity level, then fuse you weapons with other weapons to get better ones. You can also redeem hearts by purchasing weapons and by playing "together" mode online. You can also fuse those.