Questions tagged [zelda-breath-of-the-wild]

A 2017 action adventure game that takes place in the Zelda Universe. Developed and published by Nintendo, it is available on both the Nintendo Switch and Wii U. Use this tag for either version of the game.

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Is there a top to the map, and how do you know you've reached it?

Is there at some point where you will hit some kind of roof on the map, making you unable to go higher? If I was to stack boxes upon boxes to go higher and higher, would at some point I be stopped by ...
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Where is Tarrey Town?

Was listening to the OST of BotW, and found the theme of Tarrey Town. Dont think I've ever seen that town? Where is it?
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Where can I find the 'of the Wild' set?

I've completed all of the shrines and I was informed that my gift from the sages is in a temple somewhere (can't really remember where exactly). So, when you have done all of the shrines, where will ...
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Is there a way to make a Blood Moon happen more often?

Is there a way that I can make a blood moon happen more often? Because usually a blood moon happens every 1-2 hours. Is there a way to increase the blood moon occurence?
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Tips for skipping rain while in the wild?

I hate it when I'm far from everything, trying to climb something, and then... Rain. I can't climb stuff, and making a fire to skip time is impossible because rain is wet. If I don't want to ...
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Breath of the Wild - Divine Beast Vah Medoh Glitch

I've finished all four of the individual Divine Beast Quests, but the main "Free the Divine Beasts" quest still says "there is one left". When I beat Vah Medoh I saw no cutscene, like the other beasts,...
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Are there places where I can sell items for a higher price than the merchants?

Is there possibly a shop where I can sell materials and food for a higher price than regular merchants like Beetle? Or do they all offer the same prices?
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Is there anything in the Coliseum?

I stumbled upon the Coliseum in BotW. It seems to be an important place, but after killing the Lynel and a few enemies, it seems there is nothing else here, not even a Korok seed. Is there anything ...
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In the final fight with Ganon, can you leave?

In the final fight with beast Ganon, when you are in Hyrule Field, can you just run away and leave? If yes, what happens to the boss fight? If no, what prevents you from leaving? PS: I made the ...
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Is it ever explained why Gorons are allowed in Gerudo Town?

There are two gorons inside Gerudo town, who were allowed inside Gerudo Town, despite being men. One of them even wonders himself why he was allowed entry in the first place. Is it ever explained ...
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What use is the Silent Princess flower?

This lovely flower was said to have been a favorite to the princess of Hyrule. Once feared to have gone extinct, it's recently been spotted growing in the wild. It's an herb, but unlike other herbs, ...
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Where can I find a ton of Silver enemies?

Where can I find Silver enemies like Silver Bokoblins and any other Silver enemy abundantly?
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How do I make The BEST Haste Elixir?

I was wondering, I got a mid level haste elixir with a few hot-footed frogs and a monster part, but how do I get the TOP level haste effect?
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What is the best way to farm Gemstones (Amber, Topaz, Ruby, Sapphire and Diamond)?

Is there a way to farm gemstones at a quick pace in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild? I'm not sure if I should go with mining, hunting Taluses, or killing as many silver enemies as I can. ...
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What are the Horses' Temperaments, and what do they change?

Horses have a temperament stat like in the image above, where the horse's temperament is Gentle. What are the different temperaments? What do they change about your horse?
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What does Horse Strength do?

Horses have 4 stats: Strength, Speed, Stamina, and Temperament. Speed and Stamina are pretty straight forward. Speed, is well, how fast you can go, and stamina decides the number of times you can ...
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Is there any unique item to get from minigames?

Usually, when you pretty much perfect a minigame in a Zelda game, you get some unique item (talking about something that is not Rupees, often it's a piece of heart). In Breath of the Wild, these ...
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Can you sell found weapons in Breath of the Wild?

I noticed that I could sell armour to some vendors, but I was pretty sure that not all people will accept clothes and I was wondering if there are any vendors that will buy weapons?
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What is the max stack I can get of an item?

If I was to collect apple over apple over apple, would I, at some time, hit a max stack of that item? Like you can't carry more apples? If yes, at what is that max?
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What is the max amount of rupees?

In BotW, they did away with the wallet sizes. You can always take in more and more rupees. But at some point, can you max the number of rupees you can get?
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How much money do you need to open every fairy fountain?

The fairy fountains seem to cost more and more, the more you open them. How much do they cost each?
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Is there a way to quickly kill Silver enemies?

Later in the game, you encounter Silver bokoblins and other enemies. They seem to have three times the HP of regular enemies and just take a while to beat. Is there a way to quickly dispatch them? ...
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Does the game scale with your progress?

I am under the impression that the game gives you harder enemies the more you advance. At the beginning, I would get mostly red bokoblins, with 1 blue bokoblin per camp, but now, it's mostly blue/...
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Are the shrine names supposed to mean something?

While watching a speedrun, I've come across something weird between versions of Breath of the Wild. Between languages, it seems the shrine names change. Not completely, but to me it is a weird change. ...
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Where are the supposed ruins of Lon Lon Ranch?

I've seen an image around, but can't find it anymore. It showed that somewhere in Breath of the Wild, there were the ruins of Lon Lon Ranch, more particularly the ring around which you race to get ...
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What do you need to get the Dark Series?

You can get the Dark series (that make you look like dark Link) from the Mon shop, but it's not there from the beginning. What do you have to do to make him stock the Dark Series of equipment?
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What are all possible effects, and how they function?

Is there a list of all effects that can be applied on Link (Sneak+, Cold Resistance, Guardian Resistance, etc.) and how the more complex ones are applied (and if you can, how is the effect stronger ...
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How is damage reduction from armor calculated?

I'm late game and now my Armor is stupid high (I'm at 60+, I think). Early game things do no more than a quarter heart, but late game bosses still hit me pretty hard. So how is the damage from the ...
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Is there a limit to how many times an effect stacks?

When I want to be super sneaky, I put on the full set of Sheikah gear (each part gives a bonus to Sneak) and then eat something that gives me sneak x3. I'm starting to wonder... is there a limit to ...
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What does Monster Extract do?

I got some Monster Extract from a quest, and also can buy some from the Monster Shop. What does it do? Does it extend the effect in the food like salt, or does it do something else entirely?
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Compendium completion

As fun as it is playing as Hyrule's version of David Attenborough, what benefits does having a complete compendium give, aside from allowing more precise tracking?
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Does fast travelling affect the blood moon?

I got a quest that can only be completed during a blood moon. I kept that in mind and went on with my business until the next blood moon occured. I got the blood moon cutscene and then, because I was ...
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Is there a way to get pictures of bosses after defeating them?

I was planning to do a 100% completion run, including a full Hyrule Compendium. About halfway through the game, I realized I never took a picture of my first dungeon boss. I didn't worry too much at ...
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If I don't pick up the heart container while leaving a dungeon, can I still get it?

In Breath of the Wild, when a dungeon is over you cannot get back into it and go pick it back up. So if you skip the heart container for some reason, and then want to go back and get it, is there any ...
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Classified Envelope; What can this item be used for?

I just got the compendium full, and it gave me a Classified Envelope. It says that it has a photo of a young Sheikah inside. What can I do with this? Does it contiune on another quest, or is it just ...
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How to stop crouching in Breath of the Wild

Link keeps crouching ... at the most inopportune times .. usually when I'm being chased. How do I make Link stand up? And how did I make him crouch in the first place? I'm using the Wii U GamePad.
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Is the weather in the tutorial area set?

I watched a couple of speedruns of Breath of the Wild, and I'm now wondering... The tutorial, in a speedrun, features quite a bit of climbing. That would be screwed if, by bad luck, the runner would ...
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Is there a max number of arrows you can have?

I'm always buying any arrow I can find, so I never run out. I wonder... will I, at some point, reach a maximum number of arrows per category?
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Breath of the Wild DLC : Account based or Console based?

Me and my SO have been playing Breath of the Wild each on our accounts, on the same Nintendo Switch. If one of us buys the DLC, is it accessible by both accounts on the console or only to the account ...
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What is the difference between doing 1,2,3 or all divine beasts?

When you get into Hyrule Castle, apart from the divine beasts power (EX: The zoras grace), what do having liberated each divine beast do? What is the difference that I will encounter if I liberated ...
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What does Horse equipment do?

In a quest, I got equipment for my horse (I think it's the equipment that the princess's horse had, or something like that) Does this equipment change anything? And if I don't like how it looks, can ...
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Why do I have two camels?

Soon after cleansing Vah Naboris, I noticed its silhouette appeared in my HUD What does this icon mean and why does it say times two?
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What is the point of Impa's choice?

In Zelda BOTW, when you first meet Impa, she says that Zelda left a message for you, but that she is afraid that the knowledge may be "too much to bear while you are still without your memories". At ...
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How do Hestu's seed requirements scale?

Every time you use Hestu to upgrade your space, it costs more seeds for the next upgrade. I was keeping my upgrade levels equal across the board, just looking for the cheapest to upgrade, but I now ...
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What elements can change in the ending?

I've read, while I was researching for the memories, that having all 13 memories adds a scene to the ending. That means to me that the ending can be variable depending on what you did/skipped. What ...
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How do I get the Gerudo tailor to come to Tarrey Town?

I started the Tarrey Town quest line "From the ground up" with Hudson and therefore.. [Spoilers from here]
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Can I safely load previous save files?

I would like to revisit and re-do certain one-off events in this game such as Eventide Island. There's probably a save file where I haven't done Eventide yet - what will happen if I load that? Will ...
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Does being upwind/downwind affect my ability to sneak up on horses?

While playing Breath of the Wild, I was trying to sneak up on a horse and noticed a few particles blowing the wind past me and towards the horse (I was upwind of the horse). I thought that the horses ...
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Can the Giant Horse die?

Once tamed, can the Giant Horse die like any other horse? If it does: Will it respawn in its original area? Or will it be lost forever?
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How do I get through the Lost Woods?

I recently found the lost woods in BotW and while I got through the first half by following the torches, I'm now at a point where there are two torches and nothing more. Everything looks the same and ...