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Opals are recurring Items in The Legend of Zelda series.[1][2]

Location and Uses

Breath of the Wild

Opals can be found by breaking Ore Deposits and Rare Ore Deposits. They're also sold by Kairo at Foothill Stable. The Kochi Dye Shop accepts Opals as an ingredient for Light Yellow Dye.

Several Armor require Opals to be upgraded at a Great Fairy Fountain. Each piece of the Zora Set needs fifteen Opals and ten Lizalfos Tails to reach their fourth and final tier. Not only are Opals needed to purchase the Opal Earrings, a total of forty-nine are needed to completely upgrade them. Finally, the pieces of the Hero of Winds Set need varying amounts of Opals at each tier for their upgrades.

  • Total for Opal Earrings: 49 (5, 8, 16, 20)
  • Total for Hero of Winds Set: 57 (1, 3, 5, 10) x3
  • Total for Zora Set: 45 (0, 0, 0, 15) x3

Other Appearances

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity


TMC Forest Minish Artwork.png Names in Other Regions TMC Jabber Nut Sprite.png
JapanJapaneseオパール (Opāru)Opal
Taiwan, Hong Kong, MacaoChineseTR蛋白石 (Dànbáishí) 
FranceFrenchEUOpale bruteRaw opal
South KoreaKorean오팔 (Opal) 
RussiaRussianОпал (Opal) 
Latin AmericaSpanishLAÓpalo 
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See Also


  1. "Opal
    A valuable ore that gives off a mesmerizing iridescence similar to the inside of a seashell. It contains the power of water.
    " — Inventory (Breath of the Wild)
  2. "Opal
    A valuable ore found in Hyrule that's as complex as a seashell and gives off a mesmerizing iridescence. It contains the power of water.
    " — Spoils (Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity)