Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been one of Switchen’s most popular games despite being released right at the beginning of the console’s life back in 2017. Since its launch, fans have spent countless hours trying to uncover all the secrets and master the strategies that allow them to increase speed – run it in new and interesting ways.
To achieve this, one of the most coveted secrets has been the ability to access certain items early or keep items in a ̵
Incredibly, this is now possible thanks to the discovery of the “Memory Storage” error. This particular bug was discovered by YouTuber LegendofLinkk very recently and requires the player to ‘trick’ the game into carrying data across storage files.
It’s also a pretty complicated mistake to activate, but the hard work is definitely worth it, as it means you can start a new game + with items and equipment you would not normally have access to from the beginning of the adventure, such as the master Sword or hover. Because you can get these items right from the start, this error will have gigantic ramifications in the way people run on Breath of the Wild, as mistakes are considered a fair game.
Gaming Reinvented has put together a tutorial video that explains the whole process, and if you visit the site you will find a step-by-step guide on how to pull this off. It’s not easy, so be aware of yourself – and there’s always a chance Nintendo will find a way to patch it with an update. If you have managed to pull it off anyway, let us know with a comment.