Evil West: How to Beat Gowrow Boss Fight Guide

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Gowrow in Evil West is a giant mole rat-esque familiar who can dig underground to get around. This boss will often fight you close quarters and try to ambush you when you least expect it. Don’t get caught off guard or else you might take some damage. Read on, and this guide will teach you how to beat Gowrow in Evil West.

How to Defeat Gowrow in Evil West?

Use your electricity abilities to quickly get close to Gowrow and deliver strikes in quick succession when its electrified. Since you punch faster against an enemy you inflicted electric ailments on, this is a good way to make quick work of Gowrow in Evil West.

You can also use electric abilities to block its strikes which gives you room to counter its attacks. Be careful of its powerful strikes as soon as it burrows out of the ground. It can reduce your health to low levels if you’re not blocking or actively dodging it.

How to Defeat Gowrow in Evil West electric attacks

Gowrow in Evil West doesn’t have that much range attacks, but it will pick up some of the floor to throw it at you if it burrows out of the ground from a distance. Use your electric abilities to dash close to it and then deliver a series of strikes after dodging what it threw.

Once it’s on low enough health, it will call for some help from flying enemies. You should take care when dispatching its minions as Gowrow could sneak up behind you. Its friends are easy enough to dispatch but it can be a real problem if they take your attention away from the boss who loves to conduct sneak attacks by burrowing in and out of ground.

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The boss fight against Gowrow will not end once you defeat it. You also have to beat its minions in order to proceed. Although they’re rather easy to dispatch compared to the boss.


That’s how to beat the Gowrow in Evil West. We hope this article was informative. For more on Evil West, you’re already in the right place.

Check out this Youtube video from Gamer’s Little Playground showcasing the fight against every boss in Evil West: