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This a guide to all upgrades available in Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity for the Nintendo Switch. Read on to learn about which items can be upgraded and how to upgrade them.

Weapon Capacity Upgrades

Forest Minuet

Complete Quests to increase your Weapon Capacity! This will allow you to save up your weapons for fusing instead of selling them after a battle, so you are not constantly running out of space.

The following list shows all quests that allow you to expand your weapon capacity.

More Rattle, More Dance!

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Freeing Korok Forest
Reward
Weapon Capacity: +1
Required Materials
Korok Seed IconKorok Seed
×1

Good Cheer

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: The Road Home, Besieged
Reward
Weapon Capacity: +2
Required Materials
Rushroom IconRushroom
×10
Wildberry IconWildberry
×20
Korok Seed IconKorok Seed
×5
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×200
Raw Bird Drumstick IconRaw Bird Drumstick
×10

Birthday Waltz

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Relentless as a Waterfall
Reward
Weapon Capacity: +2
Required Materials
Bird Egg IconBird Egg
×15
Voltfruit IconVoltfruit
×10
Wildberry IconWildberry
×30
Korok Seed IconKorok Seed
×15
Hinox Trophy IconHinox Trophy
×2

Parade for the Champions

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest:
Reward
Weapon Capacity: +3
Required Materials
Fortified Pumpkin IconFortified Pumpkin
×5
Korok Seed IconKorok Seed
×8
Moblin Trophy IconMoblin Trophy
×10
Electric Safflina IconElectric Safflina
×5
Silent Princess IconSilent Princess
×5

The Sweetest Salsa

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest: Birthday Waltz
Reward
Weapon Capacity: +2
Required Materials
Swift Carrot IconSwift Carrot
×25
Rushroom IconRushroom
×25
Korok Seed IconKorok Seed
×24
Moblin Trophy IconMoblin Trophy
×10
Swift Violet IconSwift Violet
×25

Forest Minuet

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest: The Sweetest Salsa
Reward
Weapon Capacity: +3
Required Materials
Korok Seed IconKorok Seed
×13
Lizalfos Trophy IconLizalfos Trophy
×50
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×
Chickaloo Tree Nut IconChickaloo Tree Nut
×30
Acorn IconAcorn
×30

Gerudo Canyon Festival

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest: Forest Minuet
Reward
Weapon Capacity: +3
Required Materials
Korok Seed IconKorok Seed
×28
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×200
Cold Darner IconCold Darner
×20
Ice Keese Wing IconIce Keese Wing
×10
Icy Lizalfos Tail IconIcy Lizalfos Tail
×10

Like in Breath of the Wild, expanding your weapon capacity requires a lot of Korok Seeds, so be sure and check our guide to Korok Seed locations!

Korok Seed Locations: How to Get All Korok Seeds

Apple Capacity Upgrades

The Korok Ballet

Complete the following Quests to increase your Apple Capacity! Use this if you often find yourself running low on hearts during Battles.

The Korok Ballet

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest: More Rattle, More Dance!
Reward
Increased Apple Capacity by One
Required Materials
Korok Seed IconKorok Seed
×2
Lizalfos Trophy IconLizalfos Trophy
×30
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×100
Mighty Bananas IconMighty Bananas
×10

Healing Items and How to Heal

Increased Rod Uses Upgrades

The Research of Rods

Complete the following Quests to increase your Elemental Rod Uses! This will definitely come in handy when dealing with Elemental Enemies and quickly taking out tougher foes.

The Research of Rods

How to Unlock
Clear the Challenge: A Feast for Wizzrobes
Reward
Increased Rod Uses by One
Required Materials
Wizzrobe Trophy IconWizzrobe Trophy
×10
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×250
Yellow Chuchu Jelly IconYellow Chuchu Jelly
×7
Ice Keese Wing IconIce Keese Wing
×10
Red Lizalfos Tail IconRed Lizalfos Tail
×10

It Takes Two

How to Unlock
Complete the Challenge: Anti-Element Training
Reward
Increased Rod Uses by One
Required Materials
Restless Cricket IconRestless Cricket
×30
Staminoka Bass IconStaminoka Bass
×30
Courser Bee Honey IconCourser Bee Honey
×30
Korok Seed IconKorok Seed
×20
Lizalfos Trophy IconLizalfos Trophy
×150

Upgrade Battle Info

The Treasure Detector

Complete these Quests to upgrade Battle info! These upgrades are used to find out if you've missed some Korok Seeds or Treasure Chests in any Battle or Challenge.

A Most Peculiar Korok

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest: Good Cheer
Reward
See Korok Details in Battle Info
Required Materials
Korok Seed IconKorok Seed
×5
Thunderwing Butterfly IconThunderwing Butterfly
×5
Winterwing Butterfly IconWinterwing Butterfly
×5
Summerwing Butterfly IconSummerwing Butterfly
×5
Smotherwing Butterfly IconSmotherwing Butterfly
×5

The Treasure Detector

How to Unlock
Clear the Challenge: Lost Treasures
Reward
See Chest Details in Battle Info
Required Materials
Lizalfos Horn IconLizalfos Horn
×10
Moblin Guts IconMoblin Guts
×10
Bokoblin Horn IconBokoblin Horn
×10
Octorok Trophy IconOctorok Trophy
×20
Octorok Eyeball IconOctorok Eyeball
×5

Upgrading Sheikah Runes

Needed Researchers!

Complete the following Quests to upgrade your Sheikah Runes, which are very useful in battle! You can also unlock the Sheikah Sensor to find material needed for other Quests.

Keep a Cool Head

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Akkala Tower
Reward
Reduced Time between Cryonis Uses
Required Materials
Chillfin Trout IconChillfin Trout
×5
Chillshroom IconChillshroom
×5
Chuchu Trophy IconChuchu Trophy
×10
White Chuchu Jelly IconWhite Chuchu Jelly
×2

Explosive Endeavors

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Akkala Tower
Reward
Reduced Time between Remote Bomb Uses
Required Materials
Ancient Core IconAncient Core
×3
Ancient Gear IconAncient Gear
×5
Ancient Screw IconAncient Screw
×5
Giant Ancient Core IconGiant Ancient Core
×1

Shocking Fear

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Akkala Tower
Reward
Reduced Time between Magnesis Uses
Required Materials
Zapshroom IconZapshroom
×5
Keese Trophy IconKeese Trophy
×10
Electric Darner IconElectric Darner
×5
Electric Safflina IconElectric Safflina
×5

A Statis on Research

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Akkala Tower
Reward
Reduced Time between Statis Uses
Required Materials
Ancient Core IconAncient Core
×3
Ancient Shaft IconAncient Shaft
×5
Ancient Spring IconAncient Spring
×5
Moblin Trophy IconMoblin Trophy
×5
Lizalfos Trophy IconLizalfos Trophy
×100

Strange and Unusual Monsters

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: The Future of Hyrule
Reward
Reduced Time between Remote Bomb Uses
Required Materials
Chuchu Jelly IconChuchu Jelly
×2
Chuchu Trophy IconChuchu Trophy
×25
Yellow Chuchu Jelly IconYellow Chuchu Jelly
×3
White Chuchu Jelly IconWhite Chuchu Jelly
×3
Red Chuchu Jelly IconRed Chuchu Jelly
×3

There Must Be Rice

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: The Future of Hyrule
Reward
Reduced Time between Statis Uses
Required Materials
Palm Fruit IconPalm Fruit
×20
Lizalfos Trophy IconLizalfos Trophy
×100
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×300
Hylian Rice IconHylian Rice
×10
Red Lizalfos Tail IconRed Lizalfos Tail
×20

Personal Distractions

How to Unlock
Clear the Challenge: Mastering Cryonis
Reward
Reduced Time between Cryonis Uses
Required Materials
Keese Trophy IconKeese Trophy
×50
Lizalfos Trophy IconLizalfos Trophy
×150
Cold Darner IconCold Darner
×15
Ice Keese Wing IconIce Keese Wing
×10
Icy Lizalfos Tail IconIcy Lizalfos Tail
×10

Zappy 'n' Bouncy

How to Unlock
Clear the Challenge: Mastering Magnesis
Reward
Reduced Time between Magnesis Uses
Required Materials
Chuchu Trophy IconChuchu Trophy
×10
Keese Trophy IconKeese Trophy
×30
Electric Keese Wing IconElectric Keese Wing
×10
Yellow Chuchu Jelly IconYellow Chuchu Jelly
×3
Yellow Lizalfos Tail IconYellow Lizalfos Tail
×10

Needed: Researchers!

How to Unlock
Clear any Two Story Battles in Chapter 2
Reward
Gain Use of Sheikah Sensor
Required Materials
Lizalfos Trophy IconLizalfos Trophy
×50
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×200
Rupee IconRupee
×1000

Feed the Research

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest: Needed: Researchers!
Reward
More Sheikah Sensor Registrations
Required Materials
Stealthfin Trout IconStealthfin Trout
×10
Raw Bird Thigh IconRaw Bird Thigh
×10
Fortified Pumpkin IconFortified Pumpkin
×10
Wizzrobe Trophy IconWizzrobe Trophy
×5
Stamella Shroom IconStamella Shroom
×10

Sweeten the Research

How to Unlock
Clear the Challenge: A Hidden Treasure
Reward
More Sheikah Sensor Registrations
Required Materials
Cane Sugar IconCane Sugar
×20
Hydromelon IconHydromelon
×20
Wizzrobe Trophy IconWizzrobe Trophy
×2
Chuchu Trophy IconChuchu Trophy
×10
Mighty Bananas IconMighty Bananas
×30

Fuel Up with Plants

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest: Sweeten the Research
Reward
More Sheikah Sensor Registrations
Required Materials
Armoranth IconArmoranth
×20
Mighty Thistle IconMighty Thistle
×20
Hyrule Herb IconHyrule Herb
×20
Moblin Trophy IconMoblin Trophy
×10
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×300

Service Upgrades (Improve Services)

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Complete these Quests to improve the Services all across Hyrule! Rewards include unlock new Battle abilities, new abilities for weapon upgrades, discounts for Services, and more.

From Rusty to Trusty

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Freeing Korok Forest
Reward
Gain Ability to De-rust Weapons
Required Materials
Octorok Tentacle IconOctorok Tentacle
×1
Octorok Trophy IconOctorok Trophy
×10
Octorok Eyeball IconOctorok Eyeball
×1
Octo Balloon IconOcto Balloon
×2

What Bad Weather?

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Akkala Tower
Reward
Discount in West Hyrule: 10%
Required Materials
Chillshroom IconChillshroom
×10
Endura Shroom IconEndura Shroom
×10
Raw Gourmet Meat IconRaw Gourmet Meat
×5
Electric Safflina IconElectric Safflina
×10
Warm Darner IconWarm Darner
×10

Lighting the Way

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Akkala Tower
Reward
Discount in East Hyrule: 10%
Required Materials
Flint IconFlint
×5
Sunset Firefly IconSunset Firefly
×5
Wood IconWood
×5
Keese Trophy IconKeese Trophy
×30
Luminous Stone IconLuminous Stone
×1

A Sparkling Solution

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Akkala Tower
Reward
New Colors for Kochi Dye Shop
Required Materials
Amber IconAmber
×3
Wizzrobe Trophy IconWizzrobe Trophy
×3
Lizalfos Trophy IconLizalfos Trophy
×150
Ruby IconRuby
×2
Sapphire IconSapphire
×2

Tactics for Small Foes

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Akkala Tower
Complete the Quest: Entrance Test
Reward
Military Training Camp Discount
Required Materials
Keese Eyeball IconKeese Eyeball
×5
Chuchu Jelly IconChuchu Jelly
×3
Chuchu Trophy IconChuchu Trophy
×20
Keese Trophy IconKeese Trophy
×50
Octo Balloon IconOcto Balloon
×5

Secret of the Rito Artisans

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Air and Lightning
Clear the Battle: Water and Fire
Complete the Quest: From Rusty to Trusty
Reward
Gain Ability to Remove All Seals
Required Materials
Opal IconOpal
×3
Amber IconAmber
×3
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×500
Hinox Trophy IconHinox Trophy
×2
Diamond IconDiamond
×1

Caring for the Statues

How to Unlock
Clear the Challege: Daily Drills: Gerudo
Reward
Gain Ability to Remove a Chosen Seal
Required Materials
Lizalfos Horn IconLizalfos Horn
×50
Moblin Fang IconMoblin Fang
×50
Hinox Tooth IconHinox Tooth
×5
Lynel Trophy IconLynel Trophy
×2
Lynel Horn IconLynel Horn
×5

Custom-Made Color

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: The Great Plateau
Reward
New Colors for Kochi Dye Shop
Required Materials
Big Hearty Truffle IconBig Hearty Truffle
×5
Wizzrobe Trophy IconWizzrobe Trophy
×5
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×350
Yellow Lizalfos Tail IconYellow Lizalfos Tail
×20
Silent Princess IconSilent Princess
×10

A Color Seen in a Dream

How to Unlock
Clear the Challenge: Daily Drills: Goron
Reward
New Colors for Kochi Dye Shop
Required Materials
Warm Safflina IconWarm Safflina
×10
Cool Safflina IconCool Safflina
×10
Electric Safflina IconElectric Safflina
×10
Fresh Milk IconFresh Milk
×20
Hinox Trophy IconHinox Trophy
×2

Shiny New Tools

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Relentless as a Waterfall
Reward
Hylian Blacksmith Guild Discount: 5%
Required Materials
Wizzrobe Trophy IconWizzrobe Trophy
×10
Lizalfos Trophy IconLizalfos Trophy
×150
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×450
Rupee IconRupee
×1000

Floria Bridge Protection

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Each Step Like Thunder
Reward
Discount in East Hyrule: 10%
Required Materials
Wizzrobe Trophy IconWizzrobe Trophy
×5
Keese Trophy IconKeese Trophy
×50
Electric Keese Wing IconElectric Keese Wing
×10
Yellow Chuchu Jelly IconYellow Chuchu Jelly
×5
Yellow Lizalfos Tail IconYellow Lizalfos Tail
×20

The Marita Exchange

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: The Great Plateau
Reward
Discount in West Hyrule: 10%
Required Materials
Fortified Pumpkin IconFortified Pumpkin
×15
Hydromelon IconHydromelon
×20
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×200
Tabantha Wheat IconTabantha Wheat
×15
Fireproof Lizard IconFireproof Lizard
×15

Great Bridge Repairs

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: The Great Plateau
Reward
Discount in West Hyrule: 10%
Required Materials
Moblin Fang IconMoblin Fang
×35
Sanke Carp IconSanke Carp
×20
Moblin Trophy IconMoblin Trophy
×20
Raw Bird Drumstick IconRaw Bird Drumstick
×20
Stone Talus Trophy IconStone Talus Trophy
×1

Rebuilding Akkala Bridge

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: The Future of Hyrule
Reward
Discount in East Hyrule: 10%
Required Materials
Moblin Fang IconMoblin Fang
×50
Moblin Horn IconMoblin Horn
×50
Hinox Tooth IconHinox Tooth
×20
Lynel Hoof IconLynel Hoof
×20
Rupee IconRupee
×3000

Quarry Recruiting

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: The Future of Hyrule
Reward
Hylian Blacksmith Guild Discount: 5%
Required Materials
Moblin Fang IconMoblin Fang
×50
Bokoblin Horn IconBokoblin Horn
×50
Hinox Tooth IconHinox Tooth
×20
Stone Talus Trophy IconStone Talus Trophy
×2
Lynel Horn IconLynel Horn
×20

The Lazy Guards

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: The Future of Hyrule
Reward
Discount in West Hyrule: 10%
Required Materials
Ethereal Stone IconEthereal Stone
×4
Lynel Trophy IconLynel Trophy
×3
Hinox Trophy IconHinox Trophy
×2
Star Fragment IconStar Fragment
×5
Fairy IconFairy
×3

A Monumental Undertaking

How to Unlock
Clear the Battle: Relentless as a Waterfall
Reward
Gain Ability to Increase Max Weapon Level
Required Materials
Moblin Fang IconMoblin Fang
×30
Moblin Trophy IconMoblin Trophy
×20
Luminous Stone IconLuminous Stone
×3
Stone Talus Trophy IconStone Talus Trophy
×1
Lynel Horn IconLynel Horn
×5

Better Rust-Busting

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest: From Rusty to Trusty
Reward
Increased Strength of De-rusted Weapons
Required Materials
Sizzlefin Trout IconSizzlefin Trout
×10
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×350
Electric Safflina IconElectric Safflina
×10
Octorok Trophy IconOctorok Trophy
×50
Stone Talus Trophy IconStone Talus Trophy
×1

Road to Rust Research

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest: From Rusty to Trusty
Reward
Increased Strength of De-rusted Weapons
Required Materials
Hydromelon IconHydromelon
×10
Lizalfos Trophy IconLizalfos Trophy
×100
Lynel Trophy IconLynel Trophy
×2
Smotherwing Butterfly IconSmotherwing Butterfly
×10
Octorok Trophy IconOctorok Trophy
×50

Facing Powerful Enemies

How to Unlock
Clear the Challenge: Coliseum: Expert
Reward
Military Training Camp Discount
Required Materials
Moblin Horn IconMoblin Horn
×30
Hinox Tooth IconHinox Tooth
×15
Hinox Trophy IconHinox Trophy
×3
Molduga Fin IconMolduga Fin
×5
Lynel Horn IconLynel Horn
×15

The Instructor's Problem

How to Unlock
Clear the Challenge: Coliseum: Expert
Reward
Military Training Camp Discount
Required Materials
Energetic Rhino Beetle IconEnergetic Rhino Beetle
×15
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×500
Bladed Rhino Beetle IconBladed Rhino Beetle
×15
Yellow Chuchu Jelly IconYellow Chuchu Jelly
×3
Octorok Eyeball IconOctorok Eyeball
×5

Tales of the Molten Forge

How to Unlock
Clear the Challenge: Daily Drills: Goron
Reward
Increase Chance of Great Success in Fusing
Required Materials
Fire Keese Wing IconFire Keese Wing
×10
Flint IconFlint
×20
Summerwing Butterfly IconSummerwing Butterfly
×10
Red Chuchu Jelly IconRed Chuchu Jelly
×5
Spicy Pepper IconSpicy Pepper
×10

The Legendary Blacksmith

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest: Tactics for Small Foes
Reward
Gain Ability to Increase Max Weapon Level
Required Materials
Ethereal Stone IconEthereal Stone
×2
Lynel Trophy IconLynel Trophy
×4
Stone Talus Trophy IconStone Talus Trophy
×1
Hinox Trophy IconHinox Trophy
×4
Molduga Trophy IconMolduga Trophy
×1

Goods on the Move in Hyrule!

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest: The Legendary Recipe
Reward
Discount in East Hyrule: 10%
Required Materials
Flint IconFlint
×10
Hearty Salmon IconHearty Salmon
×10
Big Hearty Radish IconBig Hearty Radish
×10
Tabantha Wheat IconTabantha Wheat
×10
Raw Gourmet Meat IconRaw Gourmet Meat
×10

Off to the Hotsprings

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest: Roast and Relaxation
Reward
Increase Chance of Great Success in Fusing
Required Materials
Bird Egg IconBird Egg
×10
Wizzrobe Trophy IconWizzrobe Trophy
×5
Lizalfos Trophy IconLizalfos Trophy
×200
Summerwing Butterfly IconSummerwing Butterfly
×10
Fresh Milk IconFresh Milk
×10

An Eye for Weapons

How to Unlock
Complete the Quest: Off to the Hot Springs
Reward
Improve Odds of Higher-Quality Weapon Drops
Required Materials
Hot-Footed Frog IconHot-Footed Frog
×30
Moblin Trophy IconMoblin Trophy
×10
Lizalfos Trophy IconLizalfos Trophy
×150
Bokoblin Trophy IconBokoblin Trophy
×400
Lynel Trophy IconLynel Trophy
×2

How to Unlock All Services

Weapon Level Upgrades

Zelda Maxed Out Overclock Unit

With the “Ability to Increase Max Weapon Level” upgrade, you can level up your weapon up to Level 30. This will give your weapon stronger attacks and add buffs to your weapons with each seal. You can also reveal Hidden Seals when you upgrade at Level 25 and 30.

If you're a true completionist, try to max out each character's weapons to discover all of their Hidden Seals!

Weapon Fusing Guide:
How to Upgrade Your Weapons

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