Horizon Zero Dawn comes with a massive open world and there is so much to do in the game. It is an open world RPG and one of the most crucial elements of such games is crafting items that are used to craft a number of different items. Horizon Zero Dawn crafting resources play an important role in surviving the onslaught of deadly machines so farming them and knowing where to find these crafting resources is extremely important.
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Horizon Zero Dawn Crafting Resources Farming Locations
Following Horizon Zero Dawn Crafting Resources Farming will discuss locations for these items, which will help you farm.
There are five types of resources you can find in Horizon Zero Dawn. These can be used to craft ammunition, trade with merchant, can be sold for metal shards, among other things.
The five types of resources we have are:
Bony Meat – Common item found on animals
Rich Meat – Common item found on animals
Fatty Meat – Common item found on animals
Metal Vessel – Common Item found on Walkers, Scrapper, Broadhead, Trampler, Deathbringer, and Merchant
Wire – Common Item found at all machines and merchants.
Crystal Braiding – An item found on Rockbreakers, Behemoths, Deathbringers, Thunderjaws and Stormbirds.
Behemoth Heart – An item found on Behemoth Machines.
Snapmaw Heart – An item found on Snapmaw Machines.
Ravager Heart – An item found on Ravager Machines.
Watcher Heart – An item found on Watcher Machines.
Stormbird Heart – An item found on Stomrbird Machines.
Scrapper Heart – An item found on Scrapper Machines.
Lancehorn Heart – An item found on Lancehorn Machines.
Sawtooth Heart – An item found on Sawtooth Machines.
Trampler Heart – An item found on Trampler Machines.
Resources for Ammunition
Ridgewood – It is a common items used for craft ammunition. It is found on pretty much every tree in the game. You will find these item while exploring to pick it up every now and then to craft more ammo, store the rest to trade with the merchant later. Ridgewood comes in block of 250 so your pouch may fill up quickly.
Chillwater – Common item that is used to craft freeze ammo, it is the complete opposite of Blaze. Chillwater can also be used for traps. Chillwater is found on Sawtooth, Snapmaw, Behemoth, Stormbird, Ravager, Lancehorn, Glinthawk, Freeze Bellowback, and Thunderjaw.
Blaze – It is a common item used to fire blast and Fire ammo. You can find these items on different types of machines including Strider, Grazer, Broadhead, Rockbreaker, Stormbird, Fire Bellowback, Snapmaw, and Thunderjaw.
Metalburn – This one not as common as others and is found on Deathbringer, Corrupted Machines, Corruptor, Merchants. The items is used for crafting curroption ammo.
Echo Shell – The common item is used for crafting Tear ammunition. The item is find on Longleg, Stormbird, Thunderjaw, Rockbreaker, Behemoth Stalker, Merchants.
Sparker – The common item is used for crafting Shock ammo. The item is found on all types of machine as well as the merchant back home.
Wood Bundle – This is also a common item that is basically a pack of 200 Ridge-Wood found with Merchants
There are only two types of ingredients used to craft Resistance Potions.
Corruption Glaze Root – Common items found in the wilderness and merchants.
Fire Kiln Root – Common items found in the wilderness.
Not all items in Horizon Zero Dawn all used to craft items. Some are only for selling to merchants for shards.
Ancient Ring – It is a common item that can be found in the Ancient Ruins.
Reflective Ancient Charm – This is a rare item and is only found on humans.
Ancient Toothpick – It is a common item that can be found in the Ancient Ruins.
Desert Glass – This is a rare item and is only found on humans.
Watcher Lens – This is a rare item and is only found on Watchers.
Sawtooth Heart – This is a rare item and is only found on Sawtooth.
Scrapper Lens – This one is an uncommon item that can be found on scrappers, tramplers, Stalkers, Shell-walkers etc.
Fast travel Pack – This is a common item that will give fast travel ability to a single discovered campfire or settlement