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Vena
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(03-21-2017, 03:56 AM)
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10 more shrines, no guides and going it all natural.

Anteo
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(03-21-2017, 03:57 AM)
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Originally Posted by Benzychenz

Just found the blood moon shrine.

Seems like a poorly thought out idea, considering there's no warning when one is coming up, and you can't possibly get to the area quick enough when one starts.
Idk, maybe you could just make it if you warp to the shrine with the lord of the mountain and glide over?

You can see the red moon in the sky way before the cutscene starts, so just check the sky once in a while and teleprot to the shirine when you get one
Spine_Ripper
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(03-21-2017, 03:57 AM)
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Finally found a second fairy fountain earlier today. I had no idea there was even anything of interest in the area, let alone a shrine and a fountain. Thank god I went against basic logic and went there lol. I was just expecting a korok seed. 70 hours in, game is still surprising me.
psyfi
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(03-21-2017, 03:58 AM)
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Originally Posted by Vena

10 more shrines, no guides and going it all natural.

Nice!! I'm at 66 shrines, no shiekah sensor. I'm excited that I have so many to hunt down still. :)
kneePat
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(03-21-2017, 03:58 AM)
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Originally Posted by psyfi

I'm exploring Hyrule Castle for the second time and MAN I missed SO MUCH stuff the first time. I apparently rushed to the top of the castle (and accidentally triggered the final fight with Ganon) the first time, and missed all the stuff lower down. The library, the dining hall, Zelda's study, etc. I found the memory in the castle too, and man, the king is a dick. Makes me like the Old Man a lot less, which is a bummer caused I loved him so much in the early game.

If Zelda has her own study, don't you think the King should have one too?
Crayolan
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(03-21-2017, 04:01 AM)
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Originally Posted by psyfi

I'm exploring Hyrule Castle for the second time and MAN I missed SO MUCH stuff the first time. I apparently rushed to the top of the castle (and accidentally triggered the final fight with Ganon) the first time, and missed all the stuff lower down. The library, the dining hall, Zelda's study, etc. I found the memory in the castle too, and man, the king is a dick. Makes me like the Old Man a lot less, which is a bummer caused I loved him so much in the early game.

Look around the Library a little harder if you want to get a peek into the King's perspective on things.
psyfi
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(03-21-2017, 04:02 AM)
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Originally Posted by kneePat

If Zelda has her own study, don't you think the King should have one too?

I mean not necessarily I don't see why you'd bring up such a fantasy

I'll hunt it down on my next visit :)
Dice
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(03-21-2017, 04:02 AM)
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Originally Posted by Double D

Where is a good place to farm regular lizalfos tails?

The Lanayru Promenade east of Kakariko.
Spine_Ripper
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(03-21-2017, 04:03 AM)
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Originally Posted by FoxHimself

Wait... Prince Sidon... P. Sidon... Poseidon.

Is this the real life
Double D
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(03-21-2017, 04:06 AM)
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Originally Posted by Dice

The Lanayru Promenade east of Kakariko.

Thanks. I'll check it out.
Whales
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(03-21-2017, 04:07 AM)
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So i finally finished the game, after 60h. At one point I got tired of shrines and decided to just finish it up

BotW is a great game, there's no denying it. But there is a lot that can be improved, IMO, in the next zelda games. Here is my short list:

-Better dungeons ( and more of them)
-More enemy variety... Seeing the same bokoblins and moblins everywhere was honestly boring.
-Better bosses ( seriously, bosses in this game are pretty lame... Lynels are harder and more fun to fight. All of the bosses have the same old EYE SWEETSPOT!!! DONT SHOOT MY EYE PLEASE weakness
- Make rain less annoying lol
-Make dashes slightly better. The current ones are useful but they feel too floaty to me, you can get hit out of the air with some attacks with them even if you use them properly because of how slow the dashes are. This would improve the gameplay a lot IMO
- Less shrines please... and other ways to get stamina/ hearts that aren't just shrines
-Shrines could be more appealing aesthetically, it would help making them less ''samey''. For example shrines in Death Mountain could be fire themed, or have more of a Goron look, etc.

All that being said, BotW is probably still one of the best Zelda game ever made. Good job on nintendo for going from ''Handholding babymode enemies hit for a quarter health'' zelda games to a ''Challengingly difficult get one shot by everything son'' zelda game
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NOLA_Gaffer
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(03-21-2017, 04:09 AM)
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Got frustrated trying to find the eighth gerardo statue during that quest and looked it up online. Turns out the in-game hint as to its location wasn't 100% accurate. I hate having to do it but sometimes I just want to move on.

Next is trying to figure out how to get to that back section of the desert that the game is gating me off from.
Skyzard
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(03-21-2017, 04:11 AM)
So the camera shots are stored as .jpg in the save file!

I just transferred my wiiu save file of BotW and it has it all there.

I used ddd (need to have homebrew launcher on your wiiu). Took a few seconds and I have my whole album and compendium shots!!!









Don't have to worry about this bullshit:



Or the 48 shot limit!
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Chaos17
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(03-21-2017, 04:12 AM)
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Originally Posted by dcx4610

Man, I'm having a really tough time finding a game to play after BotW. It was such an interesting and unique experience, everything after feels like such a downgrade.

Same feeling, not really a downgrade for me but more "why I can't do this ?" feeling, lol
random25
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(03-21-2017, 04:13 AM)
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Originally Posted by FoxHimself

Wait... Prince Sidon... P. Sidon... Poseidon.

Prince Sidon.

He likes to Pose.

Pose Sidon.

:p

Originally Posted by Vena

10 more shrines, no guides and going it all natural.

Me right now. Only 6 shrines left.
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LotusHD
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(03-21-2017, 04:18 AM)
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Originally Posted by dcx4610

Man, I'm having a really tough time finding a game to play after BotW. It was such an interesting and unique experience, everything after feels like such a downgrade.

Try Nier Automata?

Between Zelda and Nier, this month has been so damn good to me lol
xxracerxx
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(03-21-2017, 04:21 AM)
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So I got Blood Moons two nights in a row for the second time in a few days here. What the fuck?
Lord Ghirahim
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(03-21-2017, 04:22 AM)
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I'm fairly confident that Retsam Forest will be one of the places to be affected by the DLC later this year.
Justinian
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(03-21-2017, 04:25 AM)
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Originally Posted by xxracerxx

So I got Blood Moons two nights in a row for the second time in a few days here. What the fuck?

It's a bug that happens when you put the Switch to sleep too many times with Zelda running. You can avoid it by making sure to quit the game and restart it every so often between sessions.
Berserking Guts
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(03-21-2017, 04:26 AM)
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A trailing quest huh. Now I know I'm playing an open world game.
Eblo
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(03-21-2017, 04:26 AM)
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I haven't touched this game in a while, but every single day I find myself thinking about the Tarrey Town sidequest. Such a memorable gaming experience on multiple levels. The music won't leave my head.
xxracerxx
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(03-21-2017, 04:26 AM)
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Originally Posted by Justinian

It's a bug that happens when you put the Switch to sleep too many times with Zelda running. You can avoid it by making sure to quit the game and restart it every so often between sessions.

Yeah, I don't think I have quit the game ever since launch. Will do.

Thanks.
Chaos17
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(03-21-2017, 04:28 AM)
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I just saw one guardian shot another when I was fighting three at once, felt good as it destroyed a fee limbs. Not sure what the damage was, I would guess the same as a reflected beam. Still hard to pull off, they need to be at opposite ends or their line of sight will get cut off.

This game never stop to surprise me!
random25
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(03-21-2017, 04:30 AM)
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Originally Posted by Eblo

I haven't touched this game in a while, but every single day I find myself thinking about the Tarrey Town sidequest. Such a memorable gaming experience on multiple levels. The music won't leave my head.

It's probably one of the best side quests I've done in video games, and I play JRPGs a lot which has a ton of them. Such a heartfelt experience, with feel good music to boot.
ColonialRaptor
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(03-21-2017, 04:32 AM)
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Does anyone know what the four treasure types are for the compendium? I'm only figuring out treasure chests and the smashable rocks?

I just finished the main story

hit the button to open the paraglider during the cut scene where the floor falls out and link floated to the ground, had a quick try at Ganon last time I played and was seriously pleasantly surprised that there is a different way for this to happen!

I finished with 30.60% and I doubt I'm going to play much more but I had a LOT of fun with this, it's a truly brilliant game. Next open world game I promise myself not to rush through and really take my time.
atr0cious
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(03-21-2017, 04:33 AM)
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Originally Posted by Spine_Ripper

Finally found a second fairy fountain earlier today. I had no idea there was even anything of interest in the area, let alone a shrine and a fountain. Thank god I went against basic logic and went there lol. I was just expecting a korok seed. 70 hours in, game is still surprising me.

Anyone want to know where fairy fountains are, just set the sheikah sensor to look for Enduro carrots.
Eblo
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(03-21-2017, 04:35 AM)
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Originally Posted by ColonialRaptor

Does anyone know what the four treasure types are for the compendium? I'm only figuring out treasure chests and the smashable rocks?

Treasure chest
Ore (regular black)
Rare ore (it shines golden)
Luminous ore
ridley182
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(03-21-2017, 04:36 AM)
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Parcy is my hero. Bravest of stable NPCs.
random25
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(03-21-2017, 04:37 AM)
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Originally Posted by atr0cious

Anyone want to know where fairy fountains are, just set the sheikah sensor to look for Enduro carrots.

I think only 2 fountains have those growing beside them?

And now we know why thirsty fairies have infinite endurance.
ColonialRaptor
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(03-21-2017, 04:38 AM)
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Originally Posted by Eblo

snip

Thanks!
Zekes!
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(03-21-2017, 04:41 AM)
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What kind of runs are people doing to vary up their BotW playthroughs?

I beat the game with all divine beasts and memories the other day, and wanna maybe start a new playthrough, though I'm still debating about finishing up all the shrines and side quests.

Been thinking about doing a straight to Ganon run, but that wouldn't be too long (probably). Kind of hoping Hard mode has some more survival aspects to it, I wouldn't mind replaying the game and having to watch my hunger and stuff.
Sub Boss
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(03-21-2017, 04:45 AM)
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Originally Posted by Zekes!

What kind of runs are people doing to vary up their BotW playthroughs?

I beat the game with all divine beasts and memories the other day, and wanna maybe start a new playthrough, though I'm still debating about finishing up all the shrines and side quests.

Been thinking about doing a straight to Ganon run, but that wouldn't be too long (probably). Kind of hoping Hard mode has some more survival aspects to it, I wouldn't mind replaying the game and having to watch my hunger and stuff.

I dont think i have the will to replay the game again
Justinian
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(03-21-2017, 04:45 AM)
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Where does it tell you percentage completion?
guek
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(03-21-2017, 04:47 AM)
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3rd divine beast down, just the Gerudo beast to go. 75+ hours in and I don't want it to end :-(
Dalek
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(03-21-2017, 04:53 AM)
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I upgraded my runes on my Skiekah Slate. When does the option to craft Ancient Arrows and Ancient Armor appear?
Ultimadrago
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(03-21-2017, 04:56 AM)
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Originally Posted by Dalek

I upgraded my runes on my Skiekah Slate. When does the option to craft Ancient Arrows and Ancient Armor appear?

Help out Robbie in Akkala. There should be a side quest for it from Purah after you initially fixed your Slate.
ridley182
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(03-21-2017, 04:57 AM)
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Karson, awaken your inner animal!

We are BEASTS OF CONSTRUCTION!
Feltrol
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(03-21-2017, 04:57 AM)
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Originally Posted by Justinian

Where does it tell you percentage completion?

On the map screen once you finish the game.
Dalek
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(03-21-2017, 05:01 AM)
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Originally Posted by ridley182

Karson, awaken your inner animal!

We are BEASTS OF CONSTRUCTION!

I love that guy!
Zaro
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(03-21-2017, 05:03 AM)
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Originally Posted by ridley182

Karson, awaken your inner animal!

We are BEASTS OF CONSTRUCTION!

Bolson Construction! What's our credo? Two in the pink. And one in the stink.
atr0cious
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(03-21-2017, 05:05 AM)
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Originally Posted by ridley182

Karson, awaken your inner animal!

We are BEASTS OF CONSTRUCTION!

Remember that time you dazzled me?
sleepnaught
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(03-21-2017, 05:05 AM)
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Does the game effectively end after defeating Ganon or can I explore and stuff after he's defeated? I still have a ton of shrines and Side quests to finish.
Ultimadrago
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(03-21-2017, 05:08 AM)
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Originally Posted by sleepnaught

Does the game effectively end after defeating Ganon or can I explore and stuff after he's defeated? I still have a ton of shrines and Side quests to finish.

Effectively ends. Though your Save gets a Star after you've completed it and you are free to explore. You still reload before their defeat though.
JasonMCG
(03-21-2017, 05:10 AM)
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Without spoiling exactly where, can someone tell me roughly where the tailor for Torrey Town is located? I checked Gerudo Village and the oasis market, but no dice.
SomewhatGroovy
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(03-21-2017, 05:11 AM)
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So in Hebrew mountains, at the very top left corner so of the map, there are two shrines. The one closest to the edge is easy to find. What I can't find is the other just a few clicks south east to it. Shit beeps and beeps. Found a bathing pool but that's it. This one has me stumped. Any help?

edit: Hebrew. Fucking autocorrect lawl
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Benzychenz
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(03-21-2017, 05:11 AM)
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Found the last Great Fairy. Any tips to get 10k rupees? Just spent the 6k I had to buy the full Ancient set, and used all my gems buying and upgrading jewellery. At least the guy at the nearby stable gave me 500 rupees to offer on his behalf lol.

Also found my second last memory nearby, only one remaining is the one right at Hyrule Castle.
random25
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(03-21-2017, 05:12 AM)
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Originally Posted by JasonMCG

Without spoiling exactly where, can someone tell me roughly where the tailor for Torrey Town is located? I checked Gerudo Village and the oasis market, but no dice.

You probably missed talking to someone there.
psyfi
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(03-21-2017, 05:13 AM)
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One of the best feelings in the game is assuming I've found all the spots Kass plays music... and then 20+ hours later finding another one. :)
Hispanic! At the Disco
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(03-21-2017, 05:13 AM)
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Originally Posted by Zekes!

What kind of runs are people doing to vary up their BotW playthroughs?

I beat the game with all divine beasts and memories the other day, and wanna maybe start a new playthrough, though I'm still debating about finishing up all the shrines and side quests.

Been thinking about doing a straight to Ganon run, but that wouldn't be too long (probably). Kind of hoping Hard mode has some more survival aspects to it, I wouldn't mind replaying the game and having to watch my hunger and stuff.

A 4x4 run, first 4 shrines, and the 4 beasts only.
SomewhatGroovy
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(03-21-2017, 05:14 AM)
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Originally Posted by JasonMCG

Without spoiling exactly where, can someone tell me roughly where the tailor for Torrey Town is located? I checked Gerudo Village and the oasis market, but no dice.

shes at one of the two. spoiler if you want to know......oasis....

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