Ancient Core

The Ancient Core is an Item in the game The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

It is a Material used for Crafting.


A very cute crystal which is very rare. Do not lose these. It is a part for Guardians



Bring these cores to Hateno Ancient Tech Lab. Speak to Purah in Hateno. For the Ancient Materials, she will offer to upgrade your Runes(Stasis, Bombs, Sheikah Sensor).

You must have completed the Locked Mementos main quest to unlock the full functionality of the Sheikah Slate.

Where to get from[edit]

  • Get from:
    • Killing Guardians
    • Dead Guardians scattered across Hyrule (rarely)

Strategy Guide/Tips[edit]