A Brother's Roast

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A Brother's Roast
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Quest Giver Bladon
Location Goron City
Reward Access to the Kayra Mah Shrine

"A Brother's Roast" is a Shrine Quest in Breath of the Wild.[1]


Link is given this Shrine Quest when he speaks with the Goron, Bladon, at Goron City. Bladon is upset that his brother, Gonguron, has left Goron City to find the "Secret of the Hero", which is believed to be in Gorko Tunnel.[2] Bladon believes that Gonguron is just using it as an excuse to slack off.[3] Although Bladon does not explicitly request that Link find him, Link nonetheless goes to search for the Goron as part of the Shrine Quest.

Inside Gorko Tunnel, Link finds Gonguron who has been trying to excavate a rubble of stones blocking the rest of the tunnel, which the "Secret of the Hero" is believed to be behind. However, Gonguron has become exhausted and hungry and cannot continue.[4] Bladon then shortly arrives and asks Link to find and bring back a Rock Roast from the nearby Gortram Cliff, so he can Cook it for his brother.[5] At the very other end of the gorge between Gorko Tunnel and Gortram Cliff, Link finds several Rock Roasts, but Enemies appear along the way to hinder his progress. Among these monsters include Black Moblins, some of which are armed with Bows equipped with Fire Arrows and others that drop boulders from above, as well as Fire Chuchus. Link must evade or defeat them to deliver the Rock Roast. A giant boulder will also roll past at the final leg of the gorge.

After successfully delivering a Rock Roast, Bladon will happily Cook it in the Cooking Pot for his brother to eat. The Deliciously Grilled Rock Roast invigorates Gonguron and gives him the strength to mine through the bedrock, but not before complementing his older brother's cooking prowess.[6] It is then revealed that the "Secret of the Hero" is in fact the Kayra Mah Shrine.[7] The Shrine Quest is completed upon discovering the Kayra Mah Shrine.


Stage Description
1 Bladon's brother Gonguron should have been back by now...

It sounds like he went to Gorko Tunnel, southwest of Gorko Lake, to dig up the secret of the hero.
2 Now that Bladon knows what his brother Gonguron was really up to, he wants you to find and bring him a rock roast.

Bring a rock roast to Bladon and his brother, who are waiting at Gorko Tunnel.
Complete Gonguron ate the deliciously grilled rock roast, giving him the energy he needed to break the wall covering an ancient shrine.

Bladon beamed with pride to see how strong Gonguron had become.


TMC Forest Minish Artwork.png Names in Other Regions TMC Jabber Nut Sprite.png
NetherlandsDutchWaar is mijn broer?Where is my brother?
ItalyItalianDov'è mio fratello?Where is my brother?
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  1. "A Brother's Roast" — Adventure Log (Breath of the Wild)
  2. "I wonder when my little brother will come home... He can't really be searchin' for the secret of the hero in the depths of Gorko Tunnel... Right?" — Bladon (Breath of the Wild)
  3. "But I know better. It's just an excuse for him to slack off and dream his life away! I really wish he'd grow up a little..." — Bladon (Breath of the Wild)
  4. "*cough* *wheeze* Phew! I'm spent. To think that somewhere behind all this rubble is the secret of the hero... I know I'll become really great and important if I can find it! My only problem is that I don't have the strength to go on. My belly's empty and rumblin' like mad! What to do..." — Gonguron (Breath of the Wild)
  5. "I need you to do me a favor! As a brother, I can't just sit idly by. I have to help him! Exit here and head down the hill to Gortram Cliff. There you can find rock roasts rollin' around. I need ya to please grab one of 'em for me." — Bladon (Breath of the Wild)
  6. "Look at this! It looks so tasty! I NEED to eat it right away! Yummy! Delicious! Incredible! That texture! That crunch! Ooooh, and that gritty feeling as it glides down my throat! OH! Yes! Can't forget that savory flavor of condensed minerals seared in high heat to perfection! It's a taste explosion! It's restoring my strength! I feel like a phoenix reborn and ready to fly! In fact, I AM Death Mountain!! Your cookin' is the best of the best, brother! Now I'm full and my belly is happy! Let's do this!" — Gonguron (Breath of the Wild)
  7. "WOW! There it is! The hero's secret has revealed itself to me!! Weird... I feel like I've seen somethin' like this before in Goron City..." — Gonguron (Breath of the Wild)