Ancient Furnace

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Ancient Furnaces are Objects in Breath of the Wild.[1]

Location and Uses

Ancient Furnaces are sources of Blue Flames, which Robbie describes as singular places that gather huge amounts of Ancient Energy.[2] Their Blue Flames have likely been burning for 10,000 years, since the Sheikah created them.[3] Link can obtain their Blue Flames using a Torch or other flammable Weapons. There are only two Ancient Furnaces in Hyrule Kingdom. One is located in Hateno Village, on the High Ground behind the Village Chief's House.[4] The second is found on top of Tumlea Heights.[5]

When Link arrives at the Hateno Ancient Tech Lab during the "Locked Mementos" Main Quest, the Furnace outside of it will be unlit. Purah asks Link to retrieve the Blue Flame from the Ancient Furnace, which he would then use to relight the Furnace.[1] Link will have to be careful with the Blue Flame, as he will have to return to the Ancient Furnace to reignite his Torch if he loses it. Alternatively, he can light the Blue Flame Pedestals throughout Hateno Village to create a new Blue Flame source closer to the Lab.[6]

During "Robbie's Research", the Furnace at the Akkala Ancient Tech Lab will be similarly unlit. Robbie wishes for someone to bring the Blue Flame from the Ancient Furnace at Tumlea Heights.[7] Once again, Link will have to retrieve the Blue Flame. The path between the Lab and the Ancient Furnace is lined not only by Blue Flame Pedestals, but Moblins as well.


Names in Other Regions
The People's Republic of China
古代炉 (Gǔdài lú)[8]
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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Could you please bring the blue flame from the ancient furnace in town? Oh, and also use it to light our furnace?" — Purah (Breath of the Wild)
  2. "An ancient furnace can be simply described as a singular place that gathers massive amounts of energy." — Robbie (Breath of the Wild)
  3. "Ancient Furnaces
    These energy furnaces glow with a blue flame. They are said to be creations of the ancient Sheikah race. It may be true, as they've been burning for 10,000 years.
    " — Tips and Tricks (Breath of the Wild)
  4. "You'll find the ancient furnace on the high ground behind Reede's house." — Purah (Breath of the Wild)
  5. "Get the blue flame from Tumlea Heights, put it in the furnace, and then Cherry... I mean...the ancient oven will be fixed." — Robbie (Breath of the Wild)
  6. "It'll help to light the village lanterns you'll see one your way back here and to avoid steep inclines." — Purah (Breath of the Wild)
  7. "Hm. I'm afraid someone will have to bring the blue flame from the ancient furnace again..." — Robbie (Breath of the Wild)
  8. "你能从古代炉那里带回蓝色火焰点燃那边的炉灶吗?" — Purah (Breath of the Wild)