Location and Uses
Hyrule Compendium Entry
Forest Dweller's Bows are Bows made by Koroks for use by Hylians. As a result, they can commonly be found in the Korok Forest, but they can be found in Treasure Chests on the Tabantha Frontier and Hyrule Ridge as well. They are crafted from flexible wood, and the bowstring is made from sturdy vines.
These bows are capable of firing three Arrows at once in trade for only dealing a smaller amount of damage per hit. Forest Dweller’s Bows have a slightly slowed arrow flight speed compared to most normal bows, with arrows fired from them travelling roughly 11% slower than than those from other bows.
Forest Dweller's Bows are one of the weapons given to Link during "The Test of Wood" Shrine Quest with which he must fight his way to the Maag Halan Shrine. The other two weapons are the Forest Dweller's Shield and Forest Dweller's Sword. If any of these items are switched out or break, the trial is over and must be restarted.
Being made of wood, Forest Dweller's Bows will burn if they touch Fire or if they're equipped in a Scorching Climate. They will also float if they're dropped in water, and they won't attract Lightning during storms.
|Names in Other Regions|
|Japanese||森人の弓 (Moribito no yumi)|
|ChineseTR||森民之弓 (Sēnmín zhī gōng)|
|FrenchEU||Arc des sylvains|
|Korean||숲에 사는 자의 활 (Supe saneun jaui hwal)|
|Russian||Лесной лук (Lesnoy luk)|
|SpanishLA||Arco del bosque|
|This table was generated using translation pages.|
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- "Forest Dweller's Bow
The Koroks made this bow for Hylians. It's crafted from flexible wood and uses sturdy vines for the bowstring. Its construction may be simple, but it fires multiple arrows at once." — Inventory (Breath of the Wild)
- "But it's not complicated—all you need to do is equip the Korok weapon set and reach the shrine at the back of the area." — Damia (Breath of the Wild)
- "You have to keep the sword, bow, and shield equipped the whole time. If they break or you unequip them, you're out!" — Damia (Breath of the Wild)