This guide is structured to provide a walkthrough that progresses the story while still finding all the special items, equipment, and upgrades that can be found in the game. There is an emphasis on as little back tracking and level returning after each mile stone achieved. For example, one game play strategy would be to get every available Heart Piece that one can after acquiring a new item. This guide will do that but only if the Heart Piece is available on the way to the next major game goal. If there is an item not on the way but is necessary, then it will be acquired.
In addition to completing the game, this guide will show you how to: