February 26, 2024

As you journey under, above, and thru Hyrule, you in all probability have encountered Koroks needing assist or hidden all through the panorama. Very similar to in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Koroks could be discovered within the nooks and crannies—and even by fixing a easy puzzle—in Tears of the Kingdom.

Whereas the variety of methods individuals are torturing these poor Koroks is trending, serving to them get from Level A to Level B and unearthing them from a billow of flying leaves is value it. On this article, I’ll be coaching you on how one can spot a Korok a mile away.

Gathering a Korok Seed requires you to resolve a puzzle. Fortunately, the puzzles aren’t as difficult as these in Shrines. These could be so simple as carrying a Korok with an outsized backpack to a particular location or lifting a small, out-of-place rock. That stated, Koroks make the most of plenty of methods to cover all through Hyrule, lots of which you’ll be acquainted with in case you’ve performed Breath of the Wild.

Right here’s a listing of each puzzle kind I’ve encountered thus far when Korok searching:

Lifting A Suspicious Rock

In case you ever discover a sus rock, elevate it. There’s a superb probability it’ll reveal a Korok.


Everytime you see small pinwheels crafted of leaves and sticks, strategy it to disclose a goal or a collection of targets; you possibly can inform by means of the ‘pop’ sound once they seem. The trial would possibly require you to comply with a light-weight with a time restrict or shoot balloons. Both manner, when you full it, a Korok will reveal itself and giu with a Korok Seed on your efforts.

Tree Stumps

It’s regular to see tree stumps, particularly in Central Hyrule. However in case you come throughout a really quick tree stump in your travels, strive standing on it. It will set off a timed race and a floating circle will seem in a distance, which is the aim you’ll want to achieve. In case you attain the aim in time, you’ll get a Korok Seed.

Chains With Corks(?)

Some stumps seemingly have corks with chains tied to them. Use Ultrahand to connect the chain to one thing—be it a wood board or a boulder—and pull to acquire a Korok Seed.

Stone Placements

You’ll see completely different stones positioned round Hyrule in a sample the place one stone isn’t the place it’s presupposed to be. In case you place the stone at an accurate angle to finish the sample, a Korok will seem.

Reuniting Pals

This new puzzle kind is unique to Tears to the Kingdom. You’ll discover a Korok who wants some assist attending to their pal. The way you ship them to their vacation spot is fully as much as you. Generally the trek could be lengthy, so it’s greatest to make the most of your skills like Ultrahand to chop the journey quick. In case you handle to reunite the Korok with their pal, you’ll have the ability to earn two Korok Seeds.


Be looking out for Dandelions, as they’re one of many best methods to get a Korok Seed. All you must do is chase the Dandelion round till a Korok seems. There are occasions when the Dandelions spawn at an space out of your imaginative and prescient, although, so be sure to maintain your eyes peeled.

Statue Providing

When you’re exploring Hyrule, you would possibly come throughout statues which can be holding empty bowls. In case you place an Apple within the bowl, a Korok will pop as much as offer you a Korok Seed.

Once more, similar to in Breath of the Wild, you’ll must convey your Korok Seeds to Hestu if you wish to use them. You’ll first discover him in Central Hyrule in direction of the closest Sky Tower within the area. He’ll ask you to defeat the bushes forward of him if you discuss to him. As soon as that’s carried out, you can begin buying and selling your Korok Seeds for extra stock slots.

After the preliminary assembly, you will discover Hestu arrange in Lookout Touchdown, the place Purah and the opposite survivors after the Upheaval could be discovered. Word that every time you develop your stock—whether or not or not it’s your Bow, Defend, or Weapon slots—you’ll want extra Korok Seeds to develop it once more. Fortunately for you, there are plenty of Korok Seeds ready to be discovered. You don’t have to gather all of them both; simply acquire them everytime you see them.