Tears of the Kingdom Best Weapons [Top 6]

A Detailed Guide covering the best weapons in all new Legends of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

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Since the Tears of the Kingdom has released, looking for the best weapon has been a main concern. So, considering it, we are going to discuss the best weapons in games in today’s guide.

Key Takeaways

  1. Master sword is a super powerful weapon that you get to play with.
  2. The Bokoblin Arms become better after fusion.
  3. Lizal Boomerangs are great for damaging ranged enemies, and this weapon also comes back to you.
  4. The Mighty Zonaite Longsword’s fusion with the Captain Construct parts makes the best weapon.
  5. The fusion of the Soldier’s construct horn with the Zonaite Longsword leads to the Soldier Blade formation.
  6. The Element Rocks with Magic Rocks is a great way to make the weapon effective.
  7. Zonai devices are quite helpful and can enhance the working of weapons.

Tears of the Kingdom Best Weapons With Comparison

A comparison table for the Best Weapons in Tears of the Kingdom. You can sort each weapon according the highest and lowest value:

No.WeaponAttack PowerTypeCompendium No.
1Master Sword-One-Handed Weapon329
2Skeletal Bokoblin Arms20One-Handed Weapon368
3Lizal Boomerangs8One-Handed Weapon363
4Strong Zonaite Sword7One-Handed Weapon365
5Soldier Blade12One-Handed Weapon339
6Magic Rods6One-Handed Weapon367
7Zonai Fusion10One-Handed Weapon366

Master Sword

Master Sword
Master Sword (Captured By Us)

Main appearance(s)A Link to the Past
Ocarina of Time
Oracle of Seasons
Oracle of Ages
The Wind Waker
Twilight Princess
Four Swords Anniversary Edition
Skyward Sword
A Link Between Worlds
Breath of the Wild
Tears of the Kingdom
Other appearance(s)A Link to the Past (Ishinomori)
Ancient Stone Tablets
Super Smash Bros.
Super Smash Bros. Melee
Super Smash Bros. Brawl
Scribblenauts Unlimited
Nintendo Land
Mario Kart 8
Hyrule Warriors
My Nintendo Picross: Twilight Princess
Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity
Cost(s)13 Hearts (BotW)
5 Stamina Vessels, or 2 Stamina Wheels(TotK)
Use(s)Damaging enemies
Destroying evil entities and objects
Shooting Sword Beams
Traveling across time (OoT)
Dowsing (SS)
Executing Skyward Strikes (SS)
StrengthA Link to the Past
Ocarina of Time
Oracle of Seasons
Oracle of Ages
The Wind Waker
Skyward Sword
A Link Between Worlds
Breath of the Wild
Comparable Item(s)Four Sword
Phantom Sword
Lokomo Sword
Goddess Sword
Gilded Sword

Talking about the best weapon in the Tears of Kingdom then, Master Sword is at the top. You may not find it durable, but this Is the most potent melee weapon that you can get to use. Master sword requires recharging after a certain amount of time, so you will have to wait a bit to use it again.

It is amazingly effective against the boss and tough enemies and can deal them significant damage. To get this weapon, you must search for the Light Dragon, as the Master Sword is on its head. The Light Dragon usually moves around the Hyrule.

To make sure that it is the Dragon carrying the master sword then, you can look for hints such as paying attention to its head area, and if you see white, blue, and yellow colored light radiating from there, then it is confirmed that it has Master as their radiations will be emitting from the sword.

To make your finding convenient, complete the Main quest: Recovering the Hero’s Sword; after doing it, you will be able to see the marker on the map that will indicate the Dragon’s location.

Skeletal Bokoblin Arms

Main appearance(s)Breath of the Wild
Other appearance(s)Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity
Use(s)Attacking Enemies
Locations(s)Hyrule Kingdom
Comparable Item(s)Lizalfos Arm
Moblin Arm

The Bokoblin Arms Is the best weapon you can attain in the game’s early stages. Despite being fragile, these arms can land strong hits and can wreck down things perfectly. There is no doubt that it is the right pick to play with in the early stages.

You can enhance the Skeletal Bokoblin Arms with another arm to make it irresistible. You can obtain this weapon by killing the Stalkoblins. They show up at night and stay in groups, and the most common locations to find them are Gerudo Desert Depths and Great Hyrule Forest.

The Stalkoblins may seem threatening, but they can be turned down easily.

Lizal Boomerangs

Main appearance(s)Breath of the Wild
Other appearance(s)Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity
Use(s)Attacking Enemies
Locations(s)Lake Hylia
Lanayru Wetlands
Comparable Item(s)Lizal Forked Boomerang
Lizal Tri-Boomerang

The Lizal Boomerangs are great to opt for and come with the double benefit, as you can use them as a ranged and melee weapon. These sharp-looking boomerangs can help you in dealing damage to the distanced enemy significantly,

And the good part is that they come back to you on their own, so you don’t have to worry about losing them. This weapon has satisfactory durability, and base stats are pretty good too. You can get this boomerang through two ways:

One is to search the most common places where the chances to find the increases are Mount Lanayru and Hebra Mountains. The second way is the Blue Lizalfos monsters leave a drop that contains Lizal Boomerangs.

Strong Zonaite Sword

Strong Zonaite Longsword
Strong Zonaite Longsword

the Mighty Zonaite Longsword is another extremely powerful One-handed and the best weapon in the Tears of the Kingdom. But there is a way to make it more lethal by combining it with the Captain Construct parts.

To attain the construct parts, you will have to take down the enemies on Sky Island: Captain Construct enemies, and they will drop the horns later own after getting killed. These horns help in increasing the damage,

and as these horns have levels, so, this means that the highest level one will give the most damage boost. You can also use the zonai devices to enhance the Sword’s strength and how to get so; in Kyononis shrine, there will be a treasure box containing the Zonaite sword.

The other locations, including South Eldin Sky Archipelago and Necluda Sky Archipelago, are also suggested.

Soldier Blade

Soldier Blade

Now the next best weapon is going to be constructed by fusing the Soldier’s construct horn with the Zonaite Longsword. This is also a reliable weapon in the early game. You will not face much trouble in finding these required items.

You fuse the items; you get an excellent blade that is sturdy and offers perfect speed and damage. You can use this blade while encountering both tougher or weaker enemies.

Magic Rods

Magic Rod (Captured By Us)

Main appearance(s)The Legend of Zelda
Link's Awakening
Other appearance(s)Hyrule Warriors
Use(s)Damaging enemies
Lighting Torches(LA)[1]
Melting ice(LA)[2]
Locations(s)Turtle Rock(LA)
StrengthThe Legend of Zelda
Comparable Item(s)Fire Rod
Ice Rod
Lightning Rod

The fusion of Magic Rods with the Elemental Rocks results in the best weapon as these rocks add or apply the effect to these Rods, making them more effective against the enemies. Chests are the easy way to obtain the Magic Rods.

Once you have them combined with the Elemental rocks, which include Opal, Sapphire, and more, Rod can deal the water damage with Opal rock; with topaz, it gets the electrical effect, and you can try out different rocks to get various outcomes.

Zonai Fusion

Large Zonai For Weapon Fusion (Captured By Us)

Now Zonai Devices are the ones who have the ability to enhance your weapon and make it the best. There are a number of Zonai Devices such as Mirror, Stakes, Springs, Cannons, Construct Heads, and more. Each of these devices serves a purpose differently.

Like the Beam emitter device shoots a damaging light beam, so pick up your weapon and fuse it with any of it. The power of your weapon also depends on the devices you opt for, so make sure you choose the best ones.

Fusing is quite a fun element in the game if done right, as you can create a variety of weapons from different combinations and use them to either inflict or block damage. Also, avoid making combinations that you are not sure of, as these resources are expensive, and some of the items are rare, so make sure you understand the mechanics properly before getting into fusing. 

You can look into our Zelda Tears of The Kingdom: How To Fuse? Guide to learn more about it. 

Closing Remarks

Well, it’s time to conclude our Tears of the Kingdom best weapon article here. We have discussed the most preferred weapons as the best and have mentioned the details regarding each of them. Besides this, we have also listed down the best shields. So, go for the one that suits you the most.

Do Also check: Tears of the Kingdom Best Builds [Top 10]


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