‘Breath Of The Wild’ Armor Guide: Where To Find New Outfits, Clothes And Upgrades

Every Piece of Armor in 'Breath of the Wild'
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While traveling around Hyrule in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild , you’ll come across not just weapons and material but also armor and pieces of clothing that will help Link survive in this new world.

There are all types of equipment, from boots to pants to jewelry and they can all help Link in different ways.

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Some pieces of clothing are obtained through part of the main story, while others require the completion of side quests or are found in the Shrine puzzles. Some are activated when you tap the proper amiibo, those pieces have been loeft off this list.

A number of clothing items can be upgraded to become stronger using the power of the Great Fairies.

Here’s every piece of equipment in Breath of the Wild complete with their effects, where to find them and what you need to upgrade them.

INDIVIDUAL PIECES OF CLOTHING

Thunder Helm
Effect: Lightning Proof
Location: Side Quest - The Thunder Helm (Gerudo Town)

Old Shirt
Location: Chest in the Shrine of Resurrection

Warm Doublet
Effect: Cold Resistance
Location: Gift from Old Man during Prologue, Shop in Hateno Village

Champion’s Tunic
Effect: See Enemy HP
Location: Main Quest - Captured Memories
Upgrades
LV 1: Silent Princess (x3)
LV 2: Silent Princes (x3), Shard of Faroshi’s Horn (x2)
LV 3: Silent Princes (x3), Shard of Naydra’s Horn (x2)
LV 4: Silent Princes (x3), Shard of Dinraal’s Horn (x2)

Well-Worn Trousers
Location: Chest in the Shrine of Resurrection

Sand Boots
Effect: Sand Travel
Location: Side Quest - The Eighth Heroine
Upgrade Materials:
LV 1: Molduga Fin (x5), Hightail Lizard (x10)
LV 2: Molduga Fin (x10), Swift Carrot (x10)
LV 3: Molduga Guts (x3), Rushroom (x15)
LV 4: Molduga Guts (x5), Swift Violet (x15)

Snow Boots
Effect: Snow Travel
Location: Side Quest - The Forgotten Sword
Upgrades:
LV 1: Octorok Tentacle (x5), Hightail Lizard (x10)
LV 2: Octo Balloon (x5), Swift Carrot (x10)
LV 3: Octorok Eyeball (x5), Rushroom (x15)
LV 4: Naydra’s Scale (x2), Swift Violet (x15)

Topaz Earrings
Effect: Shock Resistance
Location: Gerudo Town Jeweler
Upgrades
LV 1: Topaz (x2), Flint (x3)
LV 2: Topaz (x4), Flint (x3)
LV 3: Topaz (x6), Star Fragment (x1)
LV 4: Topaz (x10), Star Fragment (x1)

Opal Earrings
Effect: Swim Speed Up
Location: Gerudo Town Jeweler
Upgrades
LV 1: Opal (x5), Flint (x3)
LV 2: Opal (x8), Flint (x3)
LV 3: Opal (x16), Flint (x3)
LV 4: Opal (x20), Flint (x3)

Amber Earrings
Effect: Heat Resistance
Location: Gerudo Town Jeweler
Upgrades
LV 1: Amber (x5), Flint (x3)
LV 2: Amber (x10), Flint (x3)
LV 3: Amber (x20), Flint (x3)
LV 4: Amber (x30), Flint (x3)

Diamond Tiara
Effect: Guardian Resist
Location: Gerudo Town Jeweler
Upgrades
LV 1: Diamond (x2), Flint (x3)
LV 2: Diamond (x4), Flint (x3)
LV 3: Diamond (x6), Star Fragment (x1)
LV 4:  Diamond (x10), Star Fragment (x1)

Ruby Necklace
Effect: Cold Resist
Location: Gerudo Town Jeweler
Upgrades
LV 1: Ruby (x2), Flint (x3)
LV 2: Ruby (x4), Flint (x3)
LV 3: Ruby (x6), Star Fragment (x1)
LV 4: Ruby (x10), Star Fragment (x1)

Sapphire Circlet
Effect: Heat Resist
Location: Gerudo Town Jeweler
Upgrades
LV 1: Sapphire (x2), Flint (x3)
LV 2: Sapphire (x4), Flint (x3)
LV 3: Sapphire (x6), Star Fragment (x1)
LV 4: Sapphire (x10), Star Fragment (x1)

Bokoblin Mask
Effect: Bokoblin Disguise
Location: Kilton’s Monster Shop

Moblin Mask
Effect: Moblin Disguise
Location: Kilton’s Monster Shop

Lizalfos Mask
Effect: Lizalfos Disguise
Location: Kilton’s Monster Shop

Lynel Mask
Effect: Lynel Disguise
Location: Kilton’s Monster Shop

ARMOR SETS

Armors sets are three pieces of clothing (head, body, legs) that share a common theme. When all three pieces are worn together, they give an added bonus to what their effects can do.

Here’s a list of every set in Breath of the Wild.

BARBARIAN SET

Barbarian Helm
Effect: Attack Up
Set Bonus: Charge Atk. Stamina Up
Location: Tu Ka’loh Shrine

Barbarian Armor
Effect: Attack Up
Set Bonus: Charge Atk. Stamina Up
Location: Dila Maag Shrine

Barbarian Leg Wraps
Effect: Attack Up
Set Bonus: Charge Atk. Stamina Up
Location: Qaza Tokki Shrine

Upgrades (costs are for individual pieces not whole set)
LV 1: Lynel Horn (x3) 
LV 2: Lynel Horn (x5), Lynel Hoof (x5)
LV 3: Lynel Hoof (x8), Lynel Guts (x3)
LV 4: Lynel Guts (x10), Shard of Naydra’s Horn (x1)

CLIMBER’S SET

Climber’s Bandana
Effect: Climb Speed Up
Set Bonus: Climb Stamina Up
Location: Ree Dahee Shrine

Climber’s Gear
Effect: Climb Speed Up
Set Bonus: Climb Stamina Up
Location: Chaas Qeta Shrine

Climber’s Boots
Effect: Climb Speed Up
Set Bonus: Climb Stamina Up
Location: Tahno O’ah Shrine

Upgrades (costs are for individual pieces not whole set)
LV 1: Keese Wing (x3), Rushroom (x3)
LV 2: Electric Keese Wing (x5), Hightail Lizard (x5)
LV 3: Ice Keese Wing (x5), Hot-Footed Frog (x10)
LV 4: Fire Keese Wing (x5), Swift Violet (x20)

DARK LINK SET

Dark Hood
Set Bonus: Night Speed Up
Location: Kilton’s Monster Shop
 

Dark Tunic
Set Bonus: Night Speed Up
Location: Kilton’s Monster Shop

Dark Trousers
Set Bonus: Night Speed Up
Location: Kilton’s Monster Shop

DESERT VOE SET

Desert Voe Headband
Effect: Heat Resistance
Set Bonus: Shock Resistance
Location: Gerudo Secret Club Shop, Rhondson’s Shop (Tarrey Town)

Desert Voe Spaulder
Effect: Heat Resistance
Set Bonus: Shock Resistance
Location: Gerudo Secret Club Shop, Rhondson’s Shop (Tarrey Town)

Desert Voe Trousers
Effect: Heat Resistance
Set Bonus: Shock Resistance
Location: Gerudo Secret Club Shop, Rhondson’s Shop (Tarrey Town)

Upgrades (costs are for individual pieces not whole set)
LV 1: White Chuchu Jelly (x3)
LV 2: White Chuchu Jelly (x5), Ice Keese Wing (x3)
LV 3: Ice Keese Wing (x8), Icy LIzalfos Tail (x3)
LV 4: Icy Lizalfos Tail (x10), Sapphire (x5)

FLAMEBREAKER SET

Flamebreaker Helm
Effect: Flame Guard
Set Bonus: Fireproof
Location: Goron City Shop

Flamebreaker Armor
Effect: Flame Guard
Set Bonus: Fireproof
Location: Goron City Shop

Flamebreaker Boots
Effect: Flame Guard
Set Bonus: Fireproof
Location: Goron City Shop

Upgrades (costs are for individual pieces not whole set)
LV 1: Fireproof Lizard (x3), Moblin Horn (x3)
LV 2: Fireproof LIzard (x5), Moblin Fang (x5)
LV 3: Smotherwing Butterfly (x5), Moblin Guts (x3)
LV 4: Smotherwing Butterfly (x8), Hinox Guts (x5)

GERUDO SET

Gerudo Veil
Set Bonus: Heat-Resistant
Location: Main Quest - Forbidden City Entry

Gerudo Top
Set Bonus: Heat-Resistant
Location: Main Quest - Forbidden City Entry

Gerudo Sirwal
Set Bonus: Heat-Resistant
Location: Main Quest - Forbidden City Entry

ANCIENT SET

Ancient Helm
Effect: Guardian Resist
Bonus Set: Ancient Proficiency
Location: Akkala Ancient Tech Lab Shop

Ancient Cuirass
Effect: Guardian Resist
Bonus Set: Ancient Proficiency
Location: Akkala Ancient Tech Lab Shop

Ancient Greaves
Effect: Guardian Resist
Bonus Set: Ancient Proficiency
Location: Akkala Ancient Tech Lab Shop

Upgrades (costs are for individual pieces not whole set)
LV 1: Ancient Screw (x5), Ancient Spring (x5)
LV 2: Ancient Spring (x15), Ancient Gear (x10)
LV 3: Ancient Shaft (x15), Ancient Core (x5)
LV 4: Star Fragment (x3), Giant Ancient Core (x3)

WILD SET

Cap of the Wild
Set Bonus: Master Sword Beam Up
Location: Side Quest - A Gift from the Monks

Tunic of the Wild
Set Bonus: Master Sword Beam Up
Location: Side Quest - A Gift from the Monks

Trousers of the Wild
Set Bonus: Master Sword Beam Up

Location: Side Quest - A Gift from the Monks

Upgrades (costs are for individual pieces not whole set)
LV 1: Acorn (x10), Dinraal’s Scale (x2)
LV 2: Courser Bee Honey (x5), Dinraal’s Claw (x2)
LV 3: Energetic Rhino Beetle (x5), Dinraal’s Fang (x2)
LV 4: Star Frament (x1), Dinraal’s Horn (x2)

 

HYLIAN SET

Hylian Hood
Location: Hateno Village Shop

Hylian Tunic
Location: Hateno Village Shop

Hylian Trousers
Location: Hateno Village Shop

Upgrades (costs are for individual pieces not whole set)
LV 1: Bokoblin Horn (x5)
LV 2: Bokoblin Horn (x8), Bokoblin Fang (x5)
LV 3: Bokoblin Fan (x10), Bokoblin Guts (x5)
LV 4: Bokoblin Guts (x15), Amber (x30)

RADIANT SET

Radiant Mask
Effect: Stal Lure
Set Bonus: Disguise, Bone Atk. Up
Location: Gerudo Secret Club Shop

Radiant Shirt
Effect: Stal Lure
Set Bonus: Disguise, Bone Atk. Up
Location: Gerudo Secret Club Shop

Radiant Tights
Effect: Stal Lure
Set Bonus: Disguise, Bone Atk. Up
Location: Gerudo Secret Club Shop

Upgrades (costs are for individual pieces not whole set)
LV 1: Luminous Stones (x5), Bokoblin Guts (x3)
LV 2: Luminous Stones (x8), Moblin Guts (x3)
LV 3: Luminous Stones (x10), Mokluga Guts (x3)
LV 4: Luminous Stones (x20), Lynel Guts (x3)

RUBBER SET

Rubber Helm
Effect: Shock Resistance
Set Bonus: Unshockable
Location: Side Quest - Thunder Magnet

Rubber Armor
Effect: Shock Resistance
Set Bonus: Unshockable
Location: Toh Yahsa Shrine

Rubber Tights
Effect: Shock Resistance
Set Bonus: Unshockable
Location: Qukah Nata Shrine

Upgrades (costs are for individual pieces not whole set)
LV 1: Yellow Chuchu Jelly (x3)
LV 2: Yellow Chuchu Jelly (x5), Voldfriti (x5)
LV 3: Zapshroom (x5), Yellow Lizalfos Tail (x5)
LV 4: Yellow Lizalfos Tail (x10), Topaz (x10)

SNOWQUELL SET

Snowquell Headress
Effect: Cold Resistance
Set Bonus: Unfreezable
Location: Rito Village Shop

Snowquell Tunic
Effect: Cold Resistance
Set Bonus: Unfreezable
Location: Rito Village Shop

Snowquell Trousers
Effect: Cold Resistance
Set Bonus: Unfreezable
Location: Rito Village Shop

Upgrades (costs are for individual pieces not whole set)
LV 1: Red Chuchu Jelly (x3)
LV 2: Red Chuchu Jelly (x5), Warm Safflina (x3)
LV 3: Fire Keese Wing (x8), Sunshroom (x5)
LV 4: Red Lazalfos Tail (x10), Ruby (x5)

SOLDIER SET

Soldier’s Helm
Location: Hateno Village Shop

Soldier’s Armor
Location: Hateno Village Shop

Soldier’s Greaves
Location: Hateno Village Shop

Upgrades (costs are for individual pieces not whole set)
LV 1: Chuchu Jelly (x5), Bokoblin Guts (x3)
LV 2: Keese Wing (x5), Moblin Guts (x3)
LV 3: Lizalfos Tail (x5), Hinox Guts (x3)
LV 4: Lynel Hoof (x4), Lynel Guts (x2)

STEALTH SET

Stealth Mask
Effect: Stealth Up
Set Bonus: Night Speed Up
Location: Kakariko Village

Stealth Chest Guard
Effect: Stealth Up
Set Bonus: Night Speed Up
Location: Kakariko Village

Stealth Tights
Effect: Stealth Up
Set Bonus: Night Speed Up
Location: Kakariko Village

Upgrades (costs are for individual pieces not whole set)
LV 1: Blue Nightshade (x3)
LV 2: Blue Nighshade (x5), Sunset Firefly (x5)
LV 3: Silent Shroom (x8), Sneaky River Snail (x5)
LV 4: (Hearty Blueshell Snail (x10), Silent Princess (x5)

ZORA SET

Zora Helm
Effect: Swim Speed Up, Spin Attack
Set Bonus: Swim Dash Stamina Up
Location: Chest in Toto Lake

Zora Armor
Effect: Swim Speed Up, Swim Up Waterfalls
Set Bonus: Swim Dash Stamina Up
Location Main Quest - Zora Domain

Zora Greaves
Effect: Swim Speed Up
Set Bonus: Swim Dash Stamina Up
Location: Side Quest - Lynel Safari (Zora Domain)

Upgrades (costs are for individual pieces not whole set)
LV 1: Lizalfos Horn (x3)
LV 2: Lizalfos Talon (x5), Hyrule Bass (x5)
LV 3: Lizalfos Tail (x5), Hearty Bass (x5)
LV 4: (Lizalfos Tail (x10), Opal (x15)

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